Dallas Stars
Dallas Stars
Jyrki Jokipakka
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JyrkiJokipakka
POSITION: Defenseman
HEIGHT: 6' 3"
SHOOTS: Left
WEIGHT: 215
BIRTHDATE: 08/20/1991
AGE: 24
BIRTHPLACE: Tampere, FIN
DRAFTED: DAL: 2011-195 overall
2014-15 SEASON

Split the season between Dallas and the Texas Stars of the American Hockey League (AHL) … Opened the season in Texas before being called up to Dallas ... Registered 10 points (0-10=10) in 51 games with Dallas in his first season in the NHL … Recorded a career-best three shots on goal in four separate games during the campaign … Finished the season with five points (2-3=5) in 19 AHL contests ... Made his NHL debut on Oct. 24 at New Jersey … Registered two assists (0-2=2) for his first NHL point and first multi-point game on Nov. 28 vs. Minnesota … Logged a career-best +3 plus/minus rating on Dec. 13 vs. New Jersey … Posted one assist (0-1=1) and a +1 rating in a career-high 21:32 of ice time on March 21 vs. Chicago … Represented Finland at the 2015 IIHF World Championship in the Czech Republic.

INTERNATIONAL CAREER: Represented Finland at the 2015 IIHF World Championship in the Czech Republic, finishing with two goals (2-0=2) and a +2 rating in eight tournament contests.