Juuso Riikola

age30
posD
shotl
h6'0"
w190lbs
BirthdateNov 9, 1993
Undrafted
No Current Contract

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2020-2022 | Standard Contract

2yr
value$2.30M
cap hit$1.15M
Signed By
Signed On Sep 05, 2020
Signing Agent Claude Lemieux
Signing Status RFA(26 yrs old)
Expiry 2022
UFA
(28 yrs old)
Qualifying Offer on Expiry -

Juuso Riikola Updates

May 25 2022

Riikola agreed to terms on a one-year deal with Swedish club IK Oskarshamn on Wednesday.

Feb 2 2022

Riikola was demoted from the taxi squad to AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton on Wednesday.

Feb 1 2022

Riikola was elevated to the taxi squad Tuesday.

Jan 17 2022

Riikola was demoted from the active roster to AHL Wilkes-Barre on Monday.

Jan 8 2022

Riikola was recalled to the Pittsburgh Penguins' active roster Saturday but won't play in Dallas, Seth Rorabaugh of TribLive.com reports.

Dec 28 2021

Riikola was promoted to Pittsburgh's taxi squad Tuesday.

Nov 14 2021

Riikola was reassigned to AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton on Sunday.

Nov 12 2021

The Penguins recalled Riikola from AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton on Friday.

Nov 11 2021

Per Seth Rorabaugh of TribLive.com, Riikola is no longer listed on Pittsburgh's active roster, indicating he's been assigned to AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton.

Oct 23 2021

Riikola was recalled by the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday.

Oct 8 2021

Riikola was placed on waivers by Pittsburgh on Friday in order to move him to the minors, Sportsnet's Chris Johnston reports.

May 9 2021

Riikola was recalled from the Pittsburgh Penguins' taxi squad Sunday.

Apr 12 2021

Riikola was reassigned to the taxi squad Monday.

Apr 10 2021

The Penguins waived Riikola on Saturday, Mike DeFabo of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.

Mar 9 2021

Riikola (upper body) was activated from long-term injured reserve Tuesday.

Sep 5 2020
Standard | 2 yrs
$2,300,000
Cap Hit
$1,150,000

Claude Lemieux | 4sports Hockey

May 30 2019
Standard | 1 yrs
$850,000
Cap Hit
$850,000

Claude Lemieux | 4sports Hockey

May 18 2018
Entry Level | 1 yrs
$925,000
Cap Hit
$925,000

Claude Lemieux | 4sports Hockey

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UFA Year 2021
ELC Year 24
Waivers Age 25
Nationality Finland
Est Career Earnings
$4,075,000
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Career Stats By Contract

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2020-2022 Standard Contract
2yrs
value$2,300,000$2.30M
cap hit$1,150,000$1.15M
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Signed By
Signed On Sep 5 2020
Signing Agent Claude Lemieux
Signed On Sep 5 2020
Signing Status
RFA
26 yrs old
% Cap Contract Start 1.41%
Abbreviated $Amounts
2020-21
2021-22
2022
Cap Hit $1,150,000$1.15M $1,150,000$1.15M
UFA
28yrs
AAV $1,150,000$1.15M $1,150,000$1.15M
Base $1,000,000$1.00M $1,300,000$1.30M
Performance Bonuses - -
Signing Bonuses - -
Total Salary $1,000,000$1.00M $1,300,000$1.30M
Minors Salary $1,000,000$1.00M $1,300,000$1.30M
Clauses
-
-
UFA Year

2019-2020 Standard Contract
1yr
value$850,000$850K
cap hit$850,000$850K
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Signed By
Signed On May 30 2019
Signing Agent Claude Lemieux
Signed On May 30 2019
Signing Status
RFA
25 yrs old
% Cap Contract Start 1.04%
Arbitration Eligible
Abbreviated $Amounts
2019-20
2020
Cap Hit $850,000$850K
RFA
26yrs
AAV $850,000$850K
Base $850,000$850K
Performance Bonuses -
Signing Bonuses -
Total Salary $850,000$850K
Minors Salary $850,000$850K
Clauses
-
UFA Year

2018-2019 Entry Level Contract
1yr
value$925,000$925K
cap hit$925,000$925K
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Signed By
Signed On May 18 2018
Signing Agent Claude Lemieux
Signed On May 18 2018
Signing Status 24 yrs old
% Cap Contract Start 1.16%
Abbreviated $Amounts
2018-19
2019
Cap Hit $925,000$925K
RFA
25yrs
AAV $1,775,000$1.78M
Base $832,500$833K
Performance Bonuses $850,000$850K
Signing Bonuses $92,500$93K
Total Salary $925,000$925K
Minors Salary $70,000$70K
Clauses
-
UFA Year

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Juuso Riikola
age30
posD
shotl
h6'0"
w190lbs
No Current Contract
Draft
Undrafted
UFA Year
2021
Birthdate
Nov 9, 1993
Nationality
Finland