Antti Niemi News Archive
Niemi turned aside 27 shots Saturday night to claim his third shutout of the season, a 4-0 win over Montreal.
Niemi is expected to start Saturday's game against the Canadiens, David Pollak of the Mercury News reports.
Niemi allowed three goals on just 22 shots Thursday, but came away with a victory over the Penguins.
Niemi is in line to start Thursday's game against the Penguins, CSNBayArea.com's Kevin Kurz reports.
Niemi will cede the net to rookie netminder Alex Stalock in Tuesday's game against Carolina, according to Curtis Pashelka of the Mercury News.
Niemi allowed three goals on 19 shots in Friday's loss to Buffalo, his third loss in his last five starts.
Niemi will get the nod Friday one night after Alex Stalock led the team to a victory over Philadelphia, according to NHL.com.
Niemi will be reprising his role for the Finns in the Olympics by taking a seat on the bench Thursday against the Flyers, David Pollak of the Mercury News reports. However, coach Todd McLellan said to look for Niemi in net against Buffalo on Friday, according to Pollak.
Niemi will not dress for Team Finland's Olympic opener against Austria on Thursday, CSNBayArea.com's Kevin Kurz reports.