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Antti Niemi
Antti Niemi
Goaltender
(nee-YEH-mee)
Number: 31
Height: 6' 2"
Weight: 210
Catches: Left
Born: Aug 29, 1983  (Age 30)
Birthplace: Vantaa, Finland
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Acquired: Signed as a free agent 5/5/08
PLAYOFFS: Stopped 28 shots, including five in overtime, to pick up the victory in Game 3 vs. LAK on 4/22…Made 24 saves in Game 2 vs. LAK on 4/20…Making his fifth career postseason appearance…Won the 2010 Stanley Cup as a member of the Chicago Blackhawks.
 
2013-14 GAME NOTES: T-2nd in NHL in wins (39)…3rd in the League in minutes (3,740)…Made 30 saves for the win on April 12 at Phoenix…Stopped 26 shots on April 3 vs. Los Angeles…Named NHL’s 3rd Star of the week on March 17…Set Sharks franchise record for most saves in a shutout win (41) on March 16 at NY Rangers…Recorded a 27-save shutout on March 8 vs. Montreal…Stopped 29 of 30 shots on Feb. 1 vs. Chicago…Named to Finland’s Olympic roster on Jan. 7…Made 30 saves on Dec. 29 vs. Anaheim…Stopped 36 of 37 shots on Nov. 21 vs. Tampa Bay…Named the NHL’s 3rd Star of the Month in October…Notched his second shutout of the season and the 25th of his career on Oct. 26 at Montreal…Posted his first shutout of the season on Oct. 21 at Detroit.


Regular-Season: Made his National Hockey League debut in three appearances with the Blackhawks this season, posting a 1-1-1 mark with a 3.40 goals-against average and a .846 save percentage ... Recorded his first NHL win in his first NHL start on March 1, accruing 22 saves on 24 shots in Chicago's 4-2 win over the Los Angeles Kings ... Paced Rockford with a 2.43 goals-against average and shared the team lead with two shutouts, while notching a 18-14-3 record with a .913 save percentage in 38 AHL games during his North American professional debut .. Spent just under a month on Chicago's active roster (Feb. 12 to March 11).