Artturi Lehkonen Colorado Avalanche logo

Age 26 Jul 4, 1995
Piikkio FIN
Left Wing shoots left
6'0" 183 cm
176 lbs 80 kg
ELC Signing Age 20
Waivers Signing Age 21
UFA Year 2023
Agent Mika Rautakallio
Draft Year 2013
Drafted Overall 55
Draft Round 2
Draft Team Montreal Canadiens logo

Transaction History
May 21, 2022 Colorado Avalanche | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen scored twice on five shots, added two hits, blocked two shots and went plus-2 in Saturday's 5-2 win over the Blues in Game 3.
May 3, 2022 Colorado Avalanche | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen scored a goal on three shots, added two hits and picked up a misconduct penalty in Tuesday's 7-2 win over the Predators in Game 1.
Apr 28, 2022 Colorado Avalanche | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen scored a goal on six shots, added two hits and served two PIM in Thursday's 5-4 shootout loss to the Predators.
Apr 26, 2022 Colorado Avalanche | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen scored a goal on two shots, levied four hits, blocked two shots, went plus-2 and added two PIM in Tuesday's 5-3 win over the Blues.
Apr 20, 2022 Colorado Avalanche | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen scored a goal on four shots and blocked four shots in Wednesday's 3-2 loss to the Kraken.
Apr 18, 2022 Colorado Avalanche | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen scored a goal on five shots in Monday's 3-2 loss to the Capitals.
Apr 14, 2022 Colorado Avalanche | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen scored a power-play goal on three shots and added an assist in Thursday's 3-1 win over the Devils.
Apr 13, 2022 Colorado Avalanche | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen notched two assists, including one on the power play, in Wednesday's 9-3 win over the Kings.
Apr 6, 2022 Colorado Avalanche | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen scored a goal on three shots in Tuesday's 6-4 win over the Penguins. He added one hit, one blocked shot and finished plus-3 over 18:28 of ice time.
Apr 3, 2022 Colorado Avalanche | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen had a team-high five shots on net in Saturday's 3-2 win over the Penguins.
Apr 1, 2022 Colorado Avalanche | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen had two shots and two hits over 17:59 of ice time in Thursday's 4-2 win over the Sharks.
Mar 30, 2022 Colorado Avalanche | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen had three shots on net and one hit over 12:53 of ice time in Tuesday's 2-1 win over the Flames.
Mar 28, 2022 Colorado Avalanche | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen is en route to Calgary for Tuesday's game after getting his immigration paperwork approved, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Mar 27, 2022 Colorado Avalanche | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen (not injury related) will not play Sunday against Minnesota, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Mar 25, 2022 Colorado Avalanche | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen (not injury related) is still dealing with immigration issues and is expected to miss out against the Flyers on Friday, David Alter of The Hockey News reports.
Mar 23, 2022 Colorado Avalanche | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen (immigration) won't play Wednesday versus the Canucks, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Mar 23, 2022 Colorado Avalanche | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen is still dealing with immigration issues, leaving him questionable for Wednesday's game versus the Canucks, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Mar 20, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen had an assist, three shots on net and two hits in Saturday's 5-1 win over Ottawa.
Mar 16, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen had one shot on net, one blocked shot and two penalty minutes in Tuesday's 6-3 loss to Arizona.
Mar 15, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen (upper body) is on the ice for warmups, indicating he'll return to the lineup Tuesday versus the Coyotes, Renaud Lavoie of TVA Sports reports.
Mar 15, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen (upper body) is a game-time decision Tuesday against Arizona, Eric Engels of Sportsnet.ca reports.
Mar 13, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen (upper body) is not playing Sunday against the Flyers, Eric Engels of Sportsnet.ca reports.
Mar 6, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen scored a shorthanded goal and had two shots on net in Saturday's 5-2 win over Edmonton.
Mar 3, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen provided an assist and three hits in Thursday's 5-4 overtime win over the Flames.
Mar 2, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen added a goal in a 8-4 loss to the Jets on Tuesday.
Feb 26, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen scored twice in a 2-1 win over Ottawa on Saturday.
Jan 30, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen scored a shorthanded goal on four shots, dished two assists and went plus-2 in Sunday's 6-3 loss to the Blue Jackets.
Jan 28, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen scored a goal on one shot and had one hit in Thursday's 5-4 loss to the Ducks.
Jan 23, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen scored a goal on four shots and had one hit over 15:57 of ice time in Saturday's 3-2 overtime loss to Colorado.
Jan 20, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen posted an assist, three shots on goal and three blocked shots in Thursday's 4-3 overtime loss to the Golden Knights.
Jan 19, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen had an assist, one shot on net and one blocked shot in Tuesday's 5-3 win over the Stars.
Jan 13, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen collected an assist in Thursday's 3-2 overtime loss to the Blackhawks.
Jan 10, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen cleared the (NHL)'s COVID-19 protocols Monday, John Lu of TSN.ca reports.
Dec 18, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen was placed in the (NHL)'s COVID-19 protocols Saturday.
Dec 17, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen scored a goal on six shots with one hit in Thursday's 3-2 shootout win over the Flyers.
Nov 28, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen had a goal on three shots along with four hits, a blocked shot and two penalty minutes in Saturday's 6-3 win over the Penguins.
Nov 25, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen had a goal on four shots and an assist in Wednesday's 6-3 loss to the Capitals.
Nov 21, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen had a goal on three shots and an assist in Saturday's 6-3 win over the Predators. He added one hit and two penalty minutes over 16:16 of ice time.
Nov 14, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen recorded an assist and logged two hits in Sunday's 5-2 loss to the Bruins.
Nov 14, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen had an assist, two hits and one blocked shot over 13:21 of ice time in Saturday's 3-2 overtime loss to Detroit.
Nov 9, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen collected two assists in Tuesday's 3-2 overtime loss to the Kings.
Nov 1, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen had an assist, one shot on goal, one hit and one blocked shot over 12:39 of ice time in Sunday's 4-2 loss to Anaheim.
Jul 31, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen signed a one-year, $2.3 million extension with Montreal on Saturday.
Jun 29, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen had two shots on goal and seven hits in Monday's 5-1 loss to Tampa Bay in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Finals.
Jun 24, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen scored a goal on four shots and added five hits in Thursday's 3-2 overtime win over the Golden Knights in Game 6.
Jun 7, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen scored a goal on three shots in Monday's 3-2 overtime win over the Jets in Game 4.
Jun 6, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen scored a goal on a team-high seven shots and added four hits in Sunday's 5-1 win over the Jets in Game 3.
Jun 4, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen provided a shorthanded assist and two blocked shots in Friday's 1-0 win over the Jets in Game 2.
Jun 3, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen (undisclosed) is an option heading into Friday's matchup with the Jets, Eric Engels of Sportsnet.ca reports.
Jun 2, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen (undisclosed) won't be in the lineup for Wednesday's Game 1 versus Winnipeg.
May 31, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen (undisclosed) is set to miss out against the Leafs for Game 7 on Monday, John Lu of TSN.ca reports.
May 28, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen (undisclosed) isn't expected to be available for Saturday's Game 6 against the Maple Leafs, Arpon Basu of The Athletic reports.
May 26, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen (undisclosed) won't travel for Thursday's Game 5 clash in Toronto, Eric Engels of Sportsnet.ca reports.
May 25, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen (undisclosed) is not on the ice for pregame warmups and will not play Tuesday in Game 4 against Toronto, Eric Engels of Sportsnet.ca reports.
May 25, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen (undisclosed) hasn't been ruled out for Tuesday's Game 4, as the team's still awaiting the results of tests on the injury he suffered in Game 3 on Monday, per coach Dominique Ducharme, Eric Engels of Sportsnet reports.
May 24, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen (undisclosed) left Game 3 against Toronto on Monday and will not return.
May 20, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen had one shot on net and tied for a team-high seven hits in Montreal's 2-1 win over Toronto in Game 1 of their playoff series.
May 10, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen registered a goal and two assists with two shots and two hits in Monday's 4-3 overtime loss to the Oilers.
May 6, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen scored a goal on three shots and added four hits in Thursday's 5-2 loss to the Maple Leafs.
May 1, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen scored a goal on three shots and had five hits in Friday's 5-3 win over the Jets.
Apr 21, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen scored a goal on two shots and added three hits in Wednesday's 4-3 win over the Oilers.
Apr 2, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen had an assist, two hits, one blocked shot and two PIM in Thursday's 4-1 win over Ottawa.
Mar 30, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen collected a goal and an assist with two shots in a 4-0 victory over Edmonton on Tuesday.
Mar 21, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen had one shot on net and two hits in Saturday's 5-4 shootout win over the Canucks.
Feb 26, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen was back in the lineup for Thursday's game against the Jets. He had one shot on net and one blocked shot while finishing with a minus-3 rating in a 6-3 loss.
Feb 23, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen was the extra skater during Monday's practice, Stu Cowan of the Montreal Gazette reports.
Feb 22, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen was a healthy scratch for Sunday's game against the Senators.
Feb 14, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen skated on the third line Saturday and had four hits over 14:50 of ice time in a 2-1 win over the Maple Leafs.
Feb 1, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen scored a shorthanded goal and added an assist in Monday's 6-2 win over the Canucks.
Jan 21, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen managed an assist and two hits in Thursday's 7-3 win over the Canucks.
Jan 18, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen scored a shorthanded goal in Monday's 3-1 win over the Oilers.
Jan 12, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Artturi Lehkonen | Lehkonen will start the season at right wing on the fourth line, Stu Cowan of the Montreal Gazette reports.
Jul 11, 2019 Montreal Canadiens | re-signed LW Artturi Lehkonen. to a two-year, $4.8 million contract.
Nov 7, 2016 Injured Montreal Canadiens | placed LW Artturi Lehkonen on IR.
May 8, 2016 Montreal Canadiens | signed LW Artturi Lehkonen to a three-year, two-way contract.
2021-2022 Regular Season Stats

Artturi Lehkonen
GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
Montréal Canadiens Montreal Canadiens logo 58 13 16 29 0 14 657 49.10 55.10 10.70 52.40 6.20 0.91 2.28
Colorado Avalanche Colorado Avalanche logo 16 6 3 9 1 8 202 50.00 50.20 0.40 51.20 0.10 2.98 7.44
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Career Stats
Season Team League GP G A TP PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60 Playoffs GP G A TP PIM
2009-2010 TPS U16 U16 SM-sarja Q 6 7 8 15 2 Playoffs 7 3 4 7 0
2009-2010 TPS U16 U16 SM-sarja 14 15 14 29 20 Playoffs 7 3 4 7 0
2010-2011 TPS U18 U18 SM-sarja Q 8 10 4 14 27 Playoffs 13 8 6 14 0
2010-2011 TPS U16 U16 SM-sarja Q 4 6 6 12 4
2010-2011 Finland U16 (all) International-Jr 10 10 6 16 10
2010-2011 TPS U18 U18 SM-sarja 20 13 11 24 16 Playoffs 13 8 6 14 0
2010-2011 TPS U16 U16 SM-sarja 5 2 5 7 0
2010-2011 TPS U20 U20 SM-sarja 2 0 1 1 0
2010-2011 Finland U17 WHC-17 5 1 1 2 0
2010-2011 Finland U17 (all) International-Jr 5 2 1 3 0
2011-2012 TPS U20 U20 SM-sarja 40 28 26 54 54
2011-2012 Finland U18 (all) International-Jr 11 4 2 6 6
2011-2012 Finland U17 (all) International-Jr 8 11 8 19 6
2011-2012 TPS U18 U18 SM-sarja Q 1 2 1 3 0 Playoffs 4 3 4 7 0
2011-2012 TPS U18 U18 SM-sarja 2 2 5 7 0 Playoffs 4 3 4 7 0
2011-2012 TPS Liiga 18 2 2 4 8 Playoffs 2 0 0 0 0
2011-2012 Finland U18 WJC-18 7 7 3 10 6
2011-2012 Finland U18 Hlinka Gretzky Cup 5 2 3 5 4
Draft Yr 2012-2013 KalPa Liiga 45 14 16 30 12 Playoffs 4 2 1 3 0
Draft Yr 2012-2013 KalPa ET 7 5 3 8 2 Playoffs 4 2 1 3 0
Draft Yr 2012-2013 Finland U20 (all) International-Jr 8 4 1 5 6
Draft Yr 2012-2013 Finland U20 WJC-20 6 3 1 4 4
Draft Yr 2012-2013 Finland U18 WJC-18 7 3 6 9 12
Draft Yr 2012-2013 Finland U18 (all) International-Jr 11 5 9 14 16
2013-2014 KalPa Liiga 33 7 13 20 4
2013-2014 Finland U20 (all) International-Jr 5 5 1 6 0
2013-2014 KalPa ET 6 0 1 1 2
2013-2014 Finland U20 WJC-20 6 2 2 4 2
2014-2015 Frölunda HC SHL 47 8 8 16 12 Playoffs 13 3 3 6 0
2014-2015 Frölunda HC Champions HL 12 2 5 7 4 Playoffs 13 3 3 6 0
2014-2015 Finland U20 (all) International-Jr 13 3 4 7 14
2014-2015 Finland U20 WJC-20 5 1 0 1 6
2015-2016 Frölunda HC SHL 49 16 17 33 12 Playoffs 16 11 8 19 0
2015-2016 Frölunda HC Champions HL 13 5 7 12 4 Playoffs 16 11 8 19 0
2015-2016 Finland EHT 5 0 0 0 2
2015-2016 Finland (all) International 5 0 0 0 2
2016-2017 Montréal Canadiens NHL 73 18 10 28 8 891 50.00 54.59 1.90 52.76 0.15 1.01 1.55 Playoffs 6 2 2 4 0
2016-2017 Frölunda HC Champions HL 4 1 0 1 0
2017-2018 Montréal Canadiens NHL 66 12 9 21 20 828 45.28 53.46 1.51 51.31 2.00 0.58 1.09
2018-2019 Montréal Canadiens NHL 82 11 20 31 32 1,000 55.68 55.01 2.02 53.59 -0.71 0.72 1.92
2019-2020 Montréal Canadiens NHL 70 13 14 27 24 872 51.50 54.50 0.60 53.30 -1.40 0.83 1.79 Playoffs 10 1 3 4 0
2020-2021 Montréal Canadiens NHL 47 7 6 13 6 518 42.90 51.60 -2.70 53.00 -1.80 0.58 1.16 Playoffs 17 3 1 4 0
2021-2022 Montréal Canadiens NHL 58 13 16 29 14 657 49.10 55.10 10.70 52.40 6.20 0.91 2.28
2021-2022 Colorado Avalanche NHL 16 6 3 9 8 202 50.00 50.20 0.40 51.20 0.10 2.98 7.44 Playoffs 7 4 0 4 0
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Active Contract

Signing Team Montreal Canadiens logo
Signing Date July 31, 2021
Signing Status RFA
Agent Mika Rautakallio
Standard Contract | 1 Years $2,300,000 2.82% of cap space
2021-2022
Cap Hit $2,300,000
RFA
AAV $2,300,000
Performance Bonuses $0
Base Salary $2,300,000
Signing Bonuses $0
Total Salary $2,300,000
Minors Salary $2,300,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Buy It Out
* Retained 50% of contract was retained by Montreal Canadiens in trade to Colorado Avalanche

Contract History

Signing Team Montreal Canadiens logo
Signing Date July 11, 2019
Signing Status RFA
Agent Mika Rautakallio
Standard Contract | 2 Years $4,800,000 2.94% of cap space
2019-2020 2020-2021
Cap Hit $2,400,000 $2,400,000
RFA
AAV $2,400,000 $2,400,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0
Base Salary $2,400,000 $2,400,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0
Total Salary $2,400,000 $2,400,000
Minors Salary $2,400,000 $2,400,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team Montreal Canadiens logo
Signing Date May 8, 2016
Agent Mika Rautakallio
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $2,517,501 1.15% of cap space
2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Cap Hit $839,167 $839,167 $839,167
RFA
AAV $925,000 $925,000 $925,000
Performance Bonuses $257,500 $0 $0
Base Salary $575,000 $832,500 $832,500
Signing Bonuses $92,500 $92,500 $92,500
Total Salary $667,500 $925,000 $925,000
Minors Salary $70,000 $70,000 $70,000
Clauses
UFA Year