Leevi Aaltonen

Position: left wing
Shoots: Left
Born: 2001-01-24 /
Height 175 cm
Weight 68 kg
Team: KalPa
  • 2018-02-21 at Kärpät - KalPa, U20 by Asko Huuki

    Aaltonen got a goal against Kärpät when he foisted puck to the net after finding open space between the goalie and the goal post. He also hit the post during the game. He got just over 11 minutes of ice time but he had a chance to play in power play.

    Aaltonen is a flashy player. His speed is evident and his skating is excellent all-round. On top of that he has excellent puck handling skills and he has ability to make some very efficient dekes. However as expected, he still plays like an youngster. He does’t utilize his line mates properly and he tries to make things happen too much all by himself. He also needs more time to adjust to the tempo of Finnish U20 league and his decision-making was too slow occasionally.

    The forward needs to improve his defensive and checking game because he made too many wrong decisions in the situations. However even though Aaltonen is a smallish player, he battled hard and he wasn’t afraid of physical play and his skating definitely helps in one-on-ones. Aaltonen has very good passing abilities and together with other offensive qualities, his offensive potential is undeniable.

  • 2017-03-19 at HIFK - KalPa, U18 by Marco Bombino

    While KalPa U18 lost 6-0 to HIFK, Aaltonen was once again able to show his high end skating ability. His acceleration, speed and overall mobility are what make him such an excellent skater. He has good hands, on-ice vision and delivers smarts passes for his linemates. Wouldn’t consider him a defensive specialist at this point in time. However, Aaltonen is one of the top forwards in the 2001 age-group and has considerable offensive potential.

  • 2016-12-28 at Finland - Slovakia, U16 by Marco Bombino

    Aaltonen is an excellent skater with impressive acceleration and first-step quickness. Probably the fastest player in this contest, he can fly on the ice and create separation from opponents. He showcased strong playmaking skill and offensive instincts, making smart passes in the final third. Had strong chemistry with Henri Nikkanen and Patrik Puistola. Even though he’s on the smaller side and not a physical force, he battled hard off the puck. Had some scoring chances himself but wasn’t able to find the back of the net this time.

  • 2016-10-21 at Finland - Germany, U16 by Miika Arponen

    Aaltonen was definitely the best player of the game when Finnish U16 national team faced their German counterparts. Aaltonen recorded four assists when Finland won 5-3.

    The winger stands out especially because of his skating. He is both very fast and very agile, and has very explosive first strides. He can blow past defenders with ease even in international games. Aaltonen also has a very high hockey IQ, and he excels especially on the power play. He is still a bit smallish, but he can avoid getting into battles with his fantastic speed.


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 Season Team League GP G A TP PIM      Playoffs GP G A TP PIM 
 2013-2014 Jukurit U16Jr. C Suomi-sarja5 2 24 2|        
 2014-2015 Jukurit U18Jr. B Mestis3 0 44 0|        
 2015-2016 KalPa U16Jr. C SM-sarja Q10 13 1225 2|        
  KalPa U16Jr. C SM-sarja27 26 4470 39|Playoffs4 2 46
 2016-2017 KalPa U18Jr. B SM-sarja38 21 3859 28|Playoffs4 1 23
  KalPa U20Jr. A SM-liiga2 0 00 2|        
  Finland U16 (all)International-Jr11 1 1415 4|        
  Finland U17WHC-175 0 00 0|        
  Finland U17 (all)International-Jr8 0 00 0|        
 2017-2018 KalPa U18Jr. B SM-sarja1 0 00 0|        
  KalPa U20Jr. A SM-liiga34 8 1321 4|Playoffs4 1 12
  Finland U17WHC-175 1 23 2|        
  Finland U18Hlinka Memorial4 3 25 0|        

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