Saku Maenalanen

Age 26 May 29, 1994
Kemi FIN
Right Wing shoots left
6'4" 193 cm
207 lbs 94 kg
ELC Signing Age 23
Waivers Signing Age 24
UFA Year 2021
Agent Mark Gandler & Todd Diamond
Expansion Draft Status
Exempt
Draft Year 2013
Drafted Overall 125
Draft Round 5
Draft Team Nashville Predators

Transaction History
May 14, 2019 Activated Carolina Hurricanes activated RW Saku Maenalanen from injured reserve.
Jan 1, 2019 Recalled Carolina Hurricanes recalled RW Saku Maenalanen from Chicago (AHL).
Dec 8, 2018 Assigned Carolina Hurricanes assigned RW Saku Maenalanen to Chicago (AHL).
Dec 6, 2018 Recalled Carolina Hurricanes recalled RW Saku Maenalanen from Charlotte (AHL).
Sep 29, 2018 Assigned Carolina Hurricanes assigned RW Saku Maenalanen to Charlotte (AHL).
May 18, 2018 Carolina Hurricanes signed RW Saku Maenalanen to a one-year, entry-level contract.
Regular Season Stats

Saku Maenalanen
GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
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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 Kärpät U16 U16 SM-sarja Q 5 4 8 12 2 Playoffs 3 0 0 0 0
2009-2010 Kärpät U16 U16 SM-sarja 27 12 13 25 32 Playoffs 3 0 0 0 0
2010-2011 Laser HT U18 Jr. B II-divisioona Q 8 14 12 26 10
2010-2011 Kärpät U18 U18 SM-sarja 1 0 0 0 2
2010-2011 Laser HT U18 U18 II-divisioona 18 13 26 39 10
2011-2012 Kärpät U18 U18 SM-sarja Q 12 2 7 9 36 Playoffs 9 7 3 10 0
2011-2012 Kärpät U18 U18 SM-sarja 32 13 29 42 40 Playoffs 9 7 3 10 0
Draft Yr 2012-2013 Kärpät U20 U20 SM-sarja 45 23 35 58 43 Playoffs 5 5 2 7 0
Draft Yr 2012-2013 Finland U19 (all) International-Jr 7 4 1 5 2
Draft Yr 2012-2013 Finland U20 (all) International-Jr 3 0 0 0 2
2013-2014 Kärpät Liiga 25 4 3 7 0
2013-2014 Kärpät ET 3 0 0 0 2
2013-2014 JoKP Mestis 15 9 6 15 4
2013-2014 Finland U20 WJC-20 7 7 4 11 0
2013-2014 Kärpät U20 U20 SM-sarja 5 3 3 6 2 Playoffs 12 4 4 8 0
2014-2015 Kärpät Liiga 20 4 1 5 2 Playoffs 7 0 1 1 0
2014-2015 Kärpät Champions HL 5 0 0 0 2 Playoffs 7 0 1 1 0
2014-2015 Pelicans Liiga 8 1 0 1 0
2014-2015 Kärpät U20 U20 SM-sarja 6 2 6 8 2
2014-2015 Hokki Mestis 17 5 8 13 6 Playoffs 10 2 4 6 0
2015-2016 Kärpät Liiga 46 6 10 16 14 Playoffs 13 3 1 4 0
2015-2016 Kärpät Champions HL 12 2 1 3 2 Playoffs 13 3 1 4 0
2016-2017 Kärpät Liiga 34 11 10 21 6 Playoffs 2 0 0 0 0
2016-2017 Kärpät Champions HL 4 1 3 4 4 Playoffs 2 0 0 0 0
2017-2018 Kärpät Liiga 59 17 29 46 26 Playoffs 18 5 5 10 0
2017-2018 Finland WC 8 2 1 3 8
2017-2018 Finland (all) International 8 2 1 3 8
2018-2019 Charlotte Checkers AHL 31 7 7 14 8
2018-2019 Carolina Hurricanes NHL 34 4 4 8 20 305 50.00 50.67 -4.01 49.18 -5.08 0.79 1.57 Playoffs 9 0 1 1 0
2019-2020 Jokerit KHL 26 5 4 9 8 Playoffs 6 2 3 5 0
2020-2021 Jokerit KHL 11 1 3 4 10
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Contract History

Signing Team
Signing Date May 18, 2018
Agent Mark Gandler & Todd Diamond
Entry Level Contract | 1 Years $925,000 1.16% of cap space
2018-2019
Cap Hit $925,000
RFA
AAV $1,275,000
Performance Bonuses $350,000
Base Salary $832,500
Signing Bonuses $92,500
Total Salary $925,000
Minors Salary $70,000
Clauses
UFA Year