|Born:||August 16, 1996||Draft:||2014, Wild, 109th Overall|
Kaapo Kähkönen (born 16 August 1996) is a Finnish professional ice hockey goaltender. He is currently playing with the Minnesota Wild of the National Hockey League. Kähkönen was drafted by the Wild in the fourth round (109th overall) of the 2014 NHL Entry Draft.
Kaapo Kahkonen Statistics
- Minnesota Wild’s Next Goaltending Era Starts with Kaapo Kahkonen
- Minnesota Wild Have Developed Impressive Goaltending Depth
- 2013 U18 WJC — Bronze Medal
- 2016 U20 WJC — Gold Medal
- AHL All-Star Game — 2019
- AHL First Team All-Star — 2020
- AHL Goaltender of the Year — 2020
Lifelong storyteller and experienced hockey reporter that has covered everything from major juniors to the NHL. Worked for various newspapers across Minnesota and North Dakota, and now covering the Colorado Avalanche for THW.