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Emil Pieniniemi

Born:Mar. 2, 2005Draft:91st Overall
Pittsburgh Penguins 2023
Hometown:Kuopio, FinlandPosition:Defense
Known For:Hlinka Gretzky Cup Bronze MedalShoots/Catches:Left
National Team:FinlandCurrent Status:Kärpät

Emil Pieniniemi (born Mar. 2, 2005) is a Finnish ice hockey defenseman playing with Kärpät in Liiga. He began his junior career with the Kärpät U16, U18, and U20 teams before earning a promotion to the senior club in Liiga. He was selected 91st overall by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 2023 NHL Entry Draft.

Emil Pieniniemi Statistics


  • U16 Pohjola Camp All-Star Team (2020)
  • Hlinka Gretzky Cup Bronze Medal (2023)