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Jyri
Niemi
Player Profile
Position
Defense
Team
Sport
League
liiga
Height
6'2.0
Weight
192 lbs
Place of Birth
 
The big Finnish defender has an absolute rocket of a shot and uses it effectively on the PP. Niemi has good puck skills and hockey sense that allow him to be a major contributor to the offensive game. He is willing to play a physical game along the boards and will also throw an open ice hit now and then. Niemi makes a good first pass and plays a strong transition game. Defensively he needs to work...

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Jun 20/08 Jyri Niemi 2008 NHL Draft Guide by FC Staff View Summary