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Niemela
Player Profile
Position
Defense
Team
Kärpät U20
League
u20-sm-sarja
Height
5'10.5
Weight
156 lbs
Place of Birth
Oulu, FIN  
Niemela is an offensive defenseman who likes to jump up in the rush and pinch deep into the offensive zone. He possesses decent speed on the rush and through transition, but his skating could use some work. His strides are a bit choppy. His feet and attentive style of play are a draw, and while he can provide a flashy offensive element, he is at his best managing the game, recovering pucks and kic...
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