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Pekka Rinne

Glove:
Left
Height:
6' 5"
Weight:
204 lbs
Age:
32
Born:
Nov 3, 1982
Kempele, Finland
Drafted:
2004 - round 8, 258th overall by Nsh
W L GAA Sv% SO
2014-15 Regular Season
22 6 1.84 .934 3

Rinne made 30 saves to earn his NHL-leading 22nd win as the Predators routed the Blue Jackets 5-1 on Monday night.

Rinne bounced back after allowing five goals two days earlier.

Rinne gave up his highest goal total in a 22-save effort in Saturday's 6-5 win at Minnesota.

You should use him Monday in Columbus. Rinne owns more victories over the Blue Jackets than any other team, improving to 16-7-2 with a 2.38 GAA against them when he made 21 saves in a 2-1 home win Nov. 29.

Rinne made 33 saves in Tuesday's 3-2 shootout win over Boston.

Rinne has allowed two goals or fewer in each of the last five games, going 3-2-0 with a 1.19 GAA. He leads the league with 20 wins on the season.

Rinne allowed the first goal 4:11 in before finishing with 31 saves in Thursday's 5-1 win at Arizona.

Rinne earned his NHL-leading 19th victory, and he's second in the league with a 1.78 GAA.

Rinne earned his third shutout of the season as the Nashville Predators beat the Colorado Avalanche 3-0 on Tuesday night.

Rinne is 8-2-0 with a 1.57 goals-against average in his last 10 games. He's allowed eight goals in his past six contests and posted two shutouts.

Rinne made 37 saves and Filip Forsberg scored at 3:55 of overtime to lift the Predators over Edmonton 1-0 Thursday night, handing the Oilers their eighth consecutive defeat.

Nashville won its third straight thanks in large part to Rinne, who stopped Jordan Eberle on a penalty shot early in the extra session. It was Rinne's second shutout of the season and the 34th of his career. His 15 wins lead the NHL.

Rinne made 27 saves in Wednesday's 4-1 win in Edmonton.

Rinne has dazzled in his road starts, going 2-0-0 with a 0.50 goals-against average and .983 save percentage.

Rinne made 23 saves Saturday.

Rinne suffered his first regulation loss for the red-hot Preds.

Rinne beat Chicago 3-2 on Thursday, improving to 5-0-1.

Rinne has been tremendous for Nashville in the early going, posting a 1.62 GAA and 93.9 save percentage. It's hard to find a hotter goalie in the game.

Rinne made 33 saves in Tuesday's 4-3 shootout win over Arizona.

Rinne is off to a great start at 4-0-1. He ranks among the league leaders with a 1.55 GAA.

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