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Ville Husso
European Goalie
HIFK, FINLAND
Final Rank:  1 Midterm Rank:  1
Position:  Goaltender Catches:  Right
Height:  6' 0" Weight:  180
Born:  February 6, 1995 Hometown:  Helsinki, Finland
Birthplace:  Helsinki, FIN
Drafted:  STL (4th Round / 94th Overall)
 • In 2013-14, Husso finished his rookie season with HIFK in Finland’s top professional league and ranked in the top ten in goals-against average (1.99) and save percentage (.923).

• A three-time medalist with Finland, he served as the backup on his country’s gold-medal winning team at the 2014 World Junior Championship, playing behind Juuse Saros (selected 99th overall by Nashville in 2013). He also backstopped his team to a silver medal at the 2012 Ivan Hlinka Memorial and won bronze at the 2013 Under-18 World Hockey Championship.

• Husso played 41 games for HIFK’s junior team in 2012-13, recording seven shutouts and finishing eighth in the league with a 2.63 goals-against average.

• His favorite player is Pekka Rinne of the Nashville Predators.

 Statistics
Season
Team
League
GP
GAA
Min
SO
Sv%
2011-2012
HIFK JR.
FINLAND-JR.
27
2.41
1,618
3
.913
2012-2013
HIFK JR.
FINLAND-JR.
41
2.63
2,459
7
.909
2013-2014
FIN (2014 World Junior Championship)
ITLTOUR
2
4.68
89
0
.854
2013-2014
HCK
FINLAND-2
6
2.14
0
.937
2013-2014
HIFK
FINLAND
41
1.99
2,355
2
.923




SCHEDULE

HOME
AWAY
PROMOTIONAL

STANDINGS

WESTERN CONFERENCE
  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 ANA 23 14 4 5 63 56 33
2 VAN 22 15 6 1 67 61 31
3 NSH 21 14 5 2 61 45 30
4 STL 22 14 6 2 59 46 30
5 CGY 24 14 8 2 75 64 30
6 LAK 23 12 6 5 64 53 29
7 CHI 22 13 8 1 66 46 27
8 WPG 24 12 9 3 51 54 27
9 MIN 21 12 9 0 58 48 24
10 SJS 24 10 10 4 62 66 24
11 DAL 22 9 9 4 64 74 22
12 ARI 23 9 11 3 57 71 21
13 COL 23 8 10 5 59 73 21
14 EDM 22 6 14 2 51 77 14

STATS

2014-2015 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
J. Thornton 24 7 13 1 20
J. Pavelski 24 9 10 3 19
L. Couture 24 8 11 -1 19
B. Burns 24 7 12 -7 19
P. Marleau 24 6 12 -5 18
T. Wingels 24 6 5 -3 11
T. Hertl 24 4 6 -1 10
M. Nieto 23 1 6 -1 7
J. Braun 24 0 7 8 7
M. Vlasic 24 2 4 10 6
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
A. Stalock 2 2 1 .925 2.38
A. Niemi 7 7 3 .917 2.49
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