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Kari Lehtonen
Kari Lehtonen
Goaltender  - DAL
(LEH-tuh-nehn, KAH-ree)
Number: 32
Height: 6' 4"
Weight: 210
Catches: Left
Born: Nov 16, 1983  (Age 30)
Birthplace: Helsinki, Finland
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Acquired: Acquired by Dallas from Atlanta in exchange for D Ivan Vishnevskiy and the Stars’ 2010 fourth round pick on Feb. 9, 2010.
Drafted: ATL / 2002 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 1st (2nd overall)
Birthplace: Helsinki, Finland
* Making his second Stanley Cup Playoffs appearance
* Played in two postseason contests with Atlanta in 2007,
Most SVs: 47 (12/3, W) | PS: 1/1 (100%), 11/24 vs. Nash (NYR) | Shootout: 23/30 (.767%)
* Recorded five shutouts this season
* Allowed two-goals-or-fewer 34 times
* Recorded 24 saves and his third assist of the season en route to his 200th career NHL win on Jan. 23 vs. TOR
* Stopped 24 shots for his 3rd shutout of the season, and added an assist for the second straight game on Jan. 25 vs. PIT
* Ranks second among all active goaltenders and 21st in NHL history with 21 career assists, and ranks second on the franchise leaderboard with 16 assists
* Stopped 27 shots on Dec. 19 vs. VAN for his 100th win as a member of the Dallas Stars
* Won a bronze medal with Team Finland at the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, posting a 1-1-0 record with a .934 SV% and a 1.51 GAA in two games


Most Saves, Game:
49, vs. WSH on March 16, 2009
Most Shots Faced, Game: 50, vs. WSH on March 16, 2009

Most Goals Against, Game: 7 (3x), last at VAN on Jan. 24, 2011
Longest Shutout Sequence: 167:56, from Oct. 5-11, 2006
Longest Winning Streak: 7 games, from Oct. 7-25, 2011

Longest Unbeaten Streak: 8 games, from Feb. 24-March 11, 2011
Longest Losing Streak: 6 games, from Jan. 21-Feb. 3, 2006
First NHL Game: vs. FLA on March 19, 2004
First NHL Win: vs. FLA on March 19, 2004
First NHL Shutout: vs. FLA on March 27, 2004
Shootout History: 120 saves, 166 attempts (.723) (31-18 record)br /> Penalty Shot History: Stopped 9-of-11 (last was vs. PIT on Nov. 11, 2011, goal)br />

2002: Atlanta’s first-round selection (2nd overall) in the NHL Entry Draft

Feb. 9, 2010: Acquired by Dallas from Atlanta for Ivan Vishnevskiy and the Stars’ fourth round pick


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