Artturi Lehkonen

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Artturi Lehkonen
Born (1995-07-04) July 4, 1995 (age 19)
Piikkiö, Finland
Height 5 ft 11 in (180 cm)
Weight 163 lb (74 kg; 11 st 9 lb)
Position Winger
Shoots Left
SHL team
Former teams
Frölunda HC
TPS
KalPa
NHL Draft 55th overall, 2013
Montreal Canadiens
Playing career 2011–present
Medal record
Competitor for Finland Finland
IIHF World U18 Championships
Bronze 2013 Russia
World Junior Championships
Gold 2014 Malmö

Artturi Lehkonen (born July 4, 1995) is a Finnish professional ice hockey player. He is currently playing for Frölunda HC of the Swedish Hockey League (SHL). Lehkonen was selected by the Montreal Canadiens in the 2nd round (55th overall) of the 2013 NHL Entry Draft.

He was born in Piikkiö, but grew up in Turku. On March 28, 2014, Lehkonen opted to leave KalPa of the Finnish Liiga and further his development in the SHL, in signing a two-year contract with Frölunda HC.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "World Junior Champion Lehkonen to Frolunda". Frölunda HC. 2014-03-28. Retrieved 2014-03-28. 

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