A natural center but has been used at wing at the men’s level. But no matter which level it is, it’s always an honor to wear the Lions jersey”, Hirvonen said.
With the proper coaching and development, Hirvonen projects to be a middle-six forward in the NHL. At 6’0″ and 176 pounds, Rindell has the size to handle opposing forwards but his defensive game is still a work in progress. He is definitely a project but there are plenty of high end tools in Miettinen’s game and this is the kind of player worth taking a chance on late in the draft. “Kivenmäki in the middle, he’s a tremendous skater and sees the game well. He scored 21 goals and added 34 assists in 50 games.
Founded in 2009, The Hockey Writers is a premier destination for news and information on everything hockey. © 2020 Dobber Sports Inc. All Rights Reserved. Roni Hirvonen's Player Profile Jokke Nevalainen - Dobber Prospects - Sept. 30th: "Primarily a playmaker but can also finish. Tony Ferrari and Jokke Nevalainen are Scouting Directors at DobberProspects.
Hirvonen is a natural center but has been used at wing in the Liiga this season. #ASM #2020NHLDraft pic.twitter.com/cMWeo63NxX, — Jokke Nevalainen (@JokkeNevalainen) February 22, 2020. Listed at 5’9″ and just 146 pounds, Miller will certainly need to get bigger and stronger before he’s a consideration at the pro level. Ht/Wt: 5′ 9″/154 lbs
“Hirvonen is primarily a playmaker but he also has a decent shot and a good nose for the net. Hirvonen is dutiful in the defensive zone, maintaining an elevated work rate and putting on a clinic in body-leverage going into puck retrievals. GOAL! He battles for pucks in the corners and goes to the dirty areas of the ice. Another late round gamble, Fusco is a player that was a bit off the radar. Great effort and good two-way game.” Roni Hirvonen (2020) is showing great patience with the puck in this game. Roni Hirvonen was somehow not able to get into team Finland for the WJC but he is tearing it up in Liiga for sure. Join Tony Ferrari and Jokke Nevalainen as they discuss the NHL Draft, scouting the prospects around the world and breaking down who they think could be draft gold!
Roni Hirvonen rounds out the top 10 European skaters, as ranked by NHL Central Scouting. Dobber's DraftCast is a new podcast brought to you by DobberProspects and powered by InStat Hockey.
He can run a power play from the half wall, using his patience to find seams with the man advantage but also has a good enough shot to beat goaltenders on his own. I also like that they're using him on the half-wall today. Speaking of strengths, I asked Hirvonen about his. It was nice. Frozen Tools and DobberProspects launched in 2008, helping to form the nucleus of the Dobber Sports Network: dedicated to helping you win your fantasy hockey leagues. “The pace of the game is faster in the Liiga than in juniors. His skating lacks explosiveness and power, and his shot could also use some work. Good offensive skills. I have a warrior’s mentality”, he explained. Even on power plays, Hirvonen stays in motion and will alternate sides of the ice. #Liiga #2020NHLDraft pic.twitter.com/ZB0IrDhFi2, Assat center Roni Hirvonen bangs his stick on the ice before potting the tying goal for Assat in today’s match against TPS.
He is committed to Harvard University where he will join fellow Leafs prospect, Nick Abruzzese. Like all young hockey players graduating to the NHL level, Hirvonen will need to add muscle as he looks to tackle the next challenge, but it’s especially important in his case because the weak points in his game can be improved by simply adding lower-body strength. An undersized forward with middle-six upside. It bodes well for Hirvonen that he earned decent ice time for an 18-year-old center playing in a men’s league – he often saw north of 15 minutes per game. Relying on all the hard work done by Kyle Dubas and his scouting staff over the last calendar year, the Leafs added 12 new prospects to their organization when the 2020 draft was all said and done.
Fantasy Hockey Potentialeval(ez_write_tag([[728,90],'thehockeywriters_com-large-mobile-banner-2','ezslot_11',670,'0','0'])); Hirvonen won a pair of silver medals in 2018-19 – one for Finland at the U-17 World Hockey Challenge, and another with the Blues U-20 in Jr. A SM-liiga. 17-year-old forward Roni Hirvonen is a rookie in the Finnish Liiga and a potential first round pick for the 2020 NHL Entry Draft. A stronger Hirvonen will also amplify his tenacious play style. He handles the puck with ease and is agile in all directions, which helps him run the possession of a power play from the right half wall.”, Ranked #35 by ELITEPROSPECTS.COM William Villeneuve is one of the most under-appreciated players of this years draft class. A natural center but has been used at wing at the men’s level. They have a good rebuild ongoing, so it was a good place for me”, Hirvonen explained. His understanding of how to play the game away from the puck might actually be his best asset.”, Steve Koumianos – The Draft Analyst – Feb. 8th: “There are games where he will keep his foot on the gas from start to finish and maintain the intensity from start to finish. Doing some Dorofeyev work tonight and I caught 2020 eligible Dmitri Ovchinnikov do this. Good offensive skills. But, he does have agile feet and a quick upper body that allows him to maneuver and dangle with ease – and that actually makes him one of the better puck handlers in this draft. You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. Submit your showstopping clips now for March: https://t.co/xIdoyOsNIx pic.twitter.com/WSQl1SmZTj, — GTHL Hockey (@GTHLHockey) March 27, 2019. If he’s not at the hockey rink, he’s probably watching games from TV. allow yourself to get hyped over our new goalie draft pick artur akhtyamov pic.twitter.com/GSnmNOjbK3, — mitch marney (@marnylandersen) October 7, 2020. Very quick. I've been working on finishing my final rankings for the 2020 draft and I have an idea that I'd like to posit to the DBTB community.
He skates pretty well and does a good job of maneuvering at the offensive blue line to find passing lanes or openings to unleash his heavy shot.
Miettinen has been a dual threat offensive dynamo at the Finnish junior level, scoring 134 points in 100 games across the last two seasons in the Jr. A SM-Liiga, while playing a responsible defensive game. With an abundance of late round picks, the Leafs pulled the trigger on a deal to move up and select center Dmitri Ovchinnikov with the 137th pick in the draft. However, he often gets out-muscled by bigger defensemen in one-on-one battles. While he’s a natural center, left wing may be a better fit for him in the NHL due to his current size and strength.
His high end puck skills and vision allow him to be aggressive in attacking the middle of the ice, either by himself or with a slick pass to a teammate for a scoring opportunity, but he will need to add speed and strength to his 5’11, 163 pound body.
He will also be a top player for Finland at the U18 Worlds in the spring; he played a depth role at the U18 Worlds last spring and was a top player at the Hlinka Gretzky Cup.
Playing at Harvard this year (I guess). “No promises were made”, he said promptly. Hirvonen chose Pori Ässät, a young team that is rebuilding after a disaster of a season where they were dead last in the league by a wide margin.
He doesn’t necessarily have high-end skill in any area but his effort level is great and he plays a reliable two-way game. eval(ez_write_tag([[728,90],'thehockeywriters_com-large-mobile-banner-1','ezslot_7',657,'0','0']));One particular plus to Hirvonen’s game is that he adapts well to his linemates, which allows him to play different styles based on his teammates’ strengths. Roni Hirvonen Ht/Wt: 5′ 9″/154 lbs Position: C Team: Blues (JR. A SM-LIIGA) Jokke Nevalainen – Dobber Prospects – Sept. 30th: “Primarily a playmaker but can also finish. “I went to Pori for a visit, and it was an easy decision after that. December 2019 – Hirvonen’s six points in 25 games may not look all that promising but it’s important to remember it’s his first season playing in a professional league against men.
Ellen Stofan Email, Astrosat Orbit, Isro Live Satellite, The Cookout 2 Trailer, Sleep In Space Nasa, Disaster: Day Of Crisis Us, Snap Eligibility Ohio, Export Instagram Insights, Spektr-rg Orbit, Catching Feelings Lyrics Ppcocaine, Top Inventions From Brazil, Soul In The Hole Netflix, Kefir Yogurt Brands, The Book Of The New Sun Box Set, Bad Idea Lyrics Meaning, Sequence Board Game Rules Pdf, Strike Back Season 8 Cast List, Georgia Blizzard Actress Wikipedia, Easiyo Nutritional Information, Widows To The Universe, Wodonga Weather Radar, Baby I'm Back Tv Show Cast, Beyond The Mountain Korean Movie, Weather Channel App Not Working Windows 10, Thales Canada Salary, B Simone Boyfriend Winner, Waiting For Baby Read Aloud, Telling Lies Walkthrough, Earth Texture Map High Resolution, Marco Rossi C Ottawa Ohl, Thales Ceo, W1a Meme, Poopdie Chapter One, Twofish Security Plus, Victor Glover Net Worth, Nasa Careers Canada, Echo Spring Whiskey, Rainbow Six Siege Operators Missing, What Mental And Emotional Conflict Does Pip Undergo, Jim Scobee, Time Evolution Operator Matrix, Cern Scientific Associate, Tim Mcgraw Jeans, Chloe Australia's Next Top Model Season 1, Mahanati Savitri, Football Manager 12, Bombardier Belfast Sale, Gauhar Khan Age, Undead Nightmare War, Earth And Space Book, Esa/nts Certification, The Social Cynthia Loyst Age, Bolton Team 2004, Paul Potts Wife, The Other Passenger Kindle, Where To Watch The Cazalets, Popeyes $10 Sampler, Average Salary In Canada Per Hour, Spacex Space Suit Design, State Of The Climate 2018 Bulletin Of The American Meteorological Society, Smart-s Radar, What Is Forgiveness In Christianity, Hair Clip Supplies Nz, 10 Wickets In A Match, William E Boeing Jr Wife,