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Matiss Kivlenieks

Born:August 26, 1996Draft:Undrafted Blue Jackets 2017
Hometown:Riga, LatviaPosition:Goaltender
Known For:Catches:Left
National Team:Latvia

Matīss Edmunds Kivlenieks (born 26 August 1996) is a Latvian professional ice hockey goaltender currently playing for the Columbus Blue Jackets of the National Hockey League (NHL).

Matiss Kivlenieks Columbus Blue Jackets
Matiss Kivlenieks, Columbus Blue Jackets (Jess Starr/The Hockey Writers)

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  • USHL First All-Star Team (2017)
  • USHL Goaltender of the Year (2017)
  • USHL Player of the Year (2017)
  • 2x U20 WJC (D1A) Best Goaltender (2015, 2016)
  • U20 WJC (D1A) Gold Medal (2016)
  • U20 WJC (D1A) Top Player on Team (2016)
  • MNJHL Second All-Star Team (2015)
  • U20 WJC (D1A) Bronze Medal (2015)
  • U18 WJC (D1A) Gold Medal (2014)