U16 Game Reports: Jokerit – Ilves & Jokerit – Tappara

Jokerit U16 started last weekend's two games with a 6-2 win over Ilves. The first 20 minutes were very even and both teams scored two goals. However, the later on in the second period Jokerit gained a 5-2 lead with goals from Rasmus Lahnaviik (2) and Niko Kautiainen. Jokerit forward Paavo Sundell scored at 44:04 in the third … Continue reading U16 Game Reports: Jokerit – Ilves & Jokerit – Tappara

Miro Heiskanen – No. 1 Finnish prospect for the 2017 NHL Draft

The first time I saw Miro Heiskanen play in juniors was in 2013-14 season when he played one year up with HIFK U16. You could see that he was very talented, albeit a bit small. But his puck handling skills, offensive instincts and smooth skating were some of the qualities that already stood out back then. … Continue reading Miro Heiskanen – No. 1 Finnish prospect for the 2017 NHL Draft