2017 NHL Entry Draft Prospect

Aleksi Heponiemi

ALEKSI HEPONIEMIFinland

Current Team: Swift Current Broncos (WHL)

Rankings: Central Scouting North America: 26; Hockey News: 50 More Prospects
 

Vital Statistics

Position: C • Height: 5-9¾ • Weight: 147 • Shoots: Left
Birthdate: Jan. 9, 1999 • Hometown: Tampere, Finland

Additional Information

Current Status: ACTIVE
Previous Team: Tampere Ilves (Finland U18)
CHL Import Draft: 2016 by Swift Current (Round 1, No. 10 Overall)
WHL Debut: Sept. 23, 2016 (Swift Current vs. Saskatoon)
First WHL Goal: Oct. 4, 2016 (Swift Current vs. Portland)

IN THE NEWS:
Impressive North American Introduction
Was on Finland's U-17 Team (in Finnish)
Learned Game from Brothers (in Finnish)