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Kari Lehtonen
5 2.44 0.913
Team: Dallas Stars Height: 6-4 Born: 11/16/1983
Position: GWeight: 209 Birthplace: Helsinki, Finland

Latest News
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.

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