Fantasy Summary

A speedy forward with excellent playmaking ability. Shows high a compete level with a non-stop motor. Enjoys going to the hard-nosed areas.


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March 2021 – Hustle is the name of the game with Mikael Pyyhtiä. He is a relentless, consistent forechecker who will place relentless pressure on his opposition as a result of calculated off-puck movement. His tenacity to fight for every puck, combined with intelligent playmaking and an underrated set of hands has resulted in over a point per game in the Finish Jr league, as well as five points in 26 Liiga games in his D+1 year. He’s a bit away, but Pyyhtiä is set on a path that may very well lead to the NHL eventually. Sam McGilligan

December 2020 – Blue Jackets’ most recent fourth-rounder has been invited to Finlands’ preliminary camp and will compete for his first look on a WJC roster sheet. Pyyhtia has notched 19 points through 16 games in the U20 SM- Sarja League, which has earned him a small stint in Liiga, where he’s gone pointles