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#32
Kari Lehtonen
W GAA Sv%
5 2.59 0.907
Team: Dallas Stars Height: 6-4 Born: 11/16/1983
Position: GWeight: 209 Birthplace: Helsinki, Finland

Latest News
Dec. 14 9:04 AM PT10:04 AM MT11:04 AM CT12:04 PM ET17:04 GMT1:04 10:04 AM MST12:04 PM EST21:04 UAE12:04 ETNaN:� BRT - Lehtonen recorded 32 saves in Wednesday's 5-2 win over the Islanders.
Analysis: Lehtonen became the 33rd goalie in NHL history to record 300 career wins after carrying a shutout into the third period. He's the sixth active goalie to reach the milestone and was the second in as many nights after Carolina's Cam Ward did it. Lehtonen also broke a tie with Miikka Kiprusoff for the most games played by a Finnish-born goaltender with 624. The 34-year-old isn't showing signs of slowing down, posting a 1.73 GAA in four starts this month.
Dec. 4 7:48 AM PT8:48 AM MT9:48 AM CT10:48 AM ET15:48 GMT23:48 8:48 AM MST10:48 AM EST19:48 UAE10:48 ETNaN:� BRT - Lehtonen made 25 saves and the Stars beat the Colorado Avalanche 7-2 on Sunday night for their fifth consecutive victory.
Analysis: Lehtonen had a .921 save percentage over his last five starts as Ben Bishop's backup.
Nov. 20 9:01 AM PT10:01 AM MT11:01 AM CT12:01 PM ET17:01 GMT1:01 10:01 AM MST12:01 PM EST21:01 UAE12:01 ETNaN:� BRT - Lehtonen is back with the Stars as the backup Friday after leaving the team for the birth of his child.
Analysis: It's hardly all his fault, but he's been struggling to keep the puck out of the net with an .897 save percentage.
Nov. 8 11:57 AM PT12:57 PM MT1:57 PM CT2:57 PM ET19:57 GMT3:57 12:57 PM MST2:57 PM EST23:57 UAE14:57 ETNaN:� BRT - Lehtonen (illness) is back practicing but Ben Bishop got the start in net Friday against the Islanders.
Analysis: The backup goalie is 2-3-0 with a 2.40 GAA and .914 save percentage in five games - three starts - this season.
Nov. 5 7:57 AM PT8:57 AM MT9:57 AM CT10:57 AM ET15:57 GMT23:57 8:57 AM MST10:57 AM EST19:57 UAE10:57 ETNaN:� BRT - Lehtonen had 27 saves on Saturday to win his second straight start after three losses to start the season.
Analysis: Lehtonen has posted a sparkling 1.17 goals-against average over his last three appearances.
Oct. 6 8:10 PM PT9:10 PM MT10:10 PM CT11:10 PM ET3:10 GMT11:10 8:10 PM MST10:10 PM EST7:10 UAE (+1)23:10 ETNaN:� BRT - Lehtonen wasn't sharp in his first appearance as he allowed two goals on 11 shots Friday in a 2-1 loss to Las Vegas.
Analysis: Lehtonen came on in relief of Ben Bishop in the third period after Bishop stopped all 19 shots he faced. Lehtonen is expected to serve as Bishop's backup this season.

Career Regular Season Stats

Totals
Year Team GPI Min GAA W L OTL T ENG ShO GA SA Sv%
2003-04 Atl 4 239 1.25 4 0 - 0 0 1 5 106 0.953
2005-06 Atl 38 2165 2.94 20 15 0 - 3 2 106 1123 0.906
2006-07 Atl 68 3934 2.79 34 24 9 - 5 4 183 2075 0.912
2007-08 Atl 48 2706 2.90 17 22 5 - 2 4 131 1560 0.916
2008-09 Atl 46 2624 3.06 19 22 3 - 4 3 134 1498 0.911
2009-10 Dal 12 662 2.81 6 4 0 - 0 0 31 350 0.911
2010-11 Dal 69 4119 2.55 34 24 11 - 9 3 175 2043 0.914
2011-12 Dal 59 3496 2.33 32 22 4 - 6 4 136 1739 0.922
2012-13 Dal 36 1986 2.66 15 14 3 - 3 1 88 1050 0.916
2013-14 Dal 65 3803 2.41 33 20 10 - 5 5 153 1888 0.919
2014-15 Dal 65 3697 2.94 34 17 10 - 3 5 181 1875 0.903
2015-16 Dal 43 2279 2.76 25 10 2 - 1 2 105 1121 0.906
2016-17 Dal 59 3177 2.85 22 25 7 - 10 3 151 1546 0.902
2017-18 Dal 13 647 2.59 5 5 1 - 3 0 28 300 0.907
Career 625 35541 2.71 300 224 65 - 54 37 1607 18274 0.912

Career Postseason Stats

Totals
Totals Team GPI Min GAA W L OTL T ENG ShO GA SA Sv%
2006-07 Atl 2 118 5.59 0 2 0 - 0 0 11 73 0.849
2013-14 Dal 6 345 3.29 2 4 0 - 0 1 19 165 0.885
2015-16 Dal 11 554 2.81 6 3 0 - 2 1 26 257 0.899
Career 19 1018 3.30 8 9 0 - 2 2 56 495 0.887

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