Arto Laatikainen

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Arto Laatikainen
Laatikainen Arto Blues.jpg
Born (1980-05-24) May 24, 1980 (age 36)
Espoo, Finland
Height 5 ft 11 in (180 cm)
Weight 187 lb (85 kg; 13 st 5 lb)
Position Defence
Shoots Left
Liiga team
Former teams
Oulun Kärpät
Espoo Blues
Färjestad BK
Södertälje SK
JYP Jyväskylä
NHL Draft 197th overall, 1999
New York Rangers
Playing career 1998–present

Arto Laatikainen (born May 24, 1980) is a Finnish professional ice hockey defenceman. He is currently playing with Oulun Kärpät of the Finnish Liiga. Laatikainen was selected by the New York Rangers in the 7th round (197th overall) of the 1999 NHL Entry Draft.

Laatikainen played the 2013-14 season for hometown club, Espoo Blues in the Liiga.[1] He played 614 league games for Espoo Blues, which is more than any other player ever played for the team.

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  1. ^ "Espoo Blues 2013-14 Roster" (in Finnish). Espoo Blues. 2014-04-01. Retrieved 2014-04-01. 

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