Legends of Hockey -- NHL Player Search -- Player -- Jussi Rynnas
Jussi Rynnäs was born on May 22, 1987 in Pori, Finland. As a member of Assat Pori of the Finnish Elite League, Rynnäs posted an impressive .927 save percentage, a league best, as well as 2.47 goals-against-average during the 2009-10 season. His strong play drew the attention of several NHL teams and on April 23, 2010, he was signed as a free agent by the Toronto Maple Leafs.

Rynnäs joined the Toronto Marlies of the American Hockey League for the 2010-11 season. He would share time in the net and appeared in 30 games for the club, posting a solid goals-against-average of 2.71 and a save percentage of .911.

The following season Rynnäs experience some ups and downs. Again he spent the majority of time in the AHL with the Marlies, but he also was relegated to the Reading Royals of the ECHL for 14 games when things got crowded between the pipes. Late in the season, injuries opened the door for Rynnäs to get his first taste of life in the NHL. He made his first NHL appearance on March 27, 2012, coming on in relief against the Carolina Hurricanes. Two nights later he made his first NHL start for the Maple Leafs in a losing cause against the Philadelphia Flyers.

REGULAR SEASON PLAYOFFS
Season Club League GP W L T SO Avg GP W L T SO Avg
2006-07 Assat Pori Jr. Fin-Jr. 23 4.20
2007-08 Assat Pori Jr. Fin-Jr. 27 2.90
2008-09 Assat Pori Finland
2008-09 Sport Vaasa Finland-2 1 6.00
2008-09 Kiekko-Vantaa Finland-2 7 3.99
2009-10 Assat Pori Finland 31 14 13 1 2 2.48
2010-11 Toronto Marlies AHL 30 10 15 3 2 2.71
2011-12 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 2 0 1 0 0 4.24
2011-12 Toronto Marlies AHL 22 11 9 1 3 2.55
2011-12 Reading Royals ECHL 14 8 5 1 1 3.21
2012-13 Toronto Marlies AHL 21 10 9 1 3 2.63
2012-13 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
2013-14 Karpat Oulu Finland 40 28 5 7 9 1.51 3 0 3 0 0 2.57
2014-15 Dallas Stars NHL 2 0 1 0 0 4.57
2014-15 Texas Stars AHL 39 22 6 8 4 2.53 2 0 2 0 3.02
2015-16 Ak Bars Kazan KHL 19 7 6 0 3 2.19
2016-17 Karpat Oulu Finland 48 21 16 10 5 1.97 2 0 2 0 3.77
NHL Totals 5 0 2 0 0 4.17


Signed as a free agent by Toronto, April 23, 2010. Signed as a free agent by Oulu (Finland), July 10, 2013. Signed as a free agent by Dallas, July 7, 2014. Signed as a free agent by Kazan (KHL), June 15, 2015.
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