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Kari Lehtonen
Kari Lehtonen
Goaltender  - DAL
(LEH-tuh-nehn, KAH-ree)
Number: 32
Height: 6' 4"
Weight: 205
Catches: Left
Born: Nov 16, 1983  (Age 32)
Birthplace: Helsinki, Finland
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)
Stopped all 22 of Minnesota's shots in Game 1 of the WCFR en route to his second career postseason shutout * Recorded 35 saves in Game 6 of the WCSR at STL, marking a 2016 postseason high 2015-16 SEASON: * Finished the 2015-16 campaign with a 25-10-2 record, a .906 save percentage and 2.76 goals against average in 43 games * Shared 2nd among NHL netminders with three assists (0-3=3) * With he and Niemi both recording 25 wins this season, they became just the 10th set of teammates in NHL history to earn 25+ wins in the same season

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS:

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 />
CAREER TRANSACTIONS:

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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