Ville Pokka

New York Islanders Defenseman

  • Born: 06/03/94
  • Age: 19
  • Height: 6-0
  • Weight: 196

2014 WJC: How Did The Stars Prospects Fare?

There were opposite results for Radek Faksa and Esa Lindell in the tournament

[Gameday Bits] AMac's UFA; Lubo; Pokka gold

So the Islanders get back to it tonight, chasing that elusive and lofty "win at least half our games maybe" threshold. Some reads and such follow...

Pokka Wins Gold, and Something about a Pig

Finland has won gold at the 2014 IIHF World Junior Championship, with New York Islanders prospect Ville Pokka playing a key role on the blueline.

2012 Prospect Update: Graham traded in OHL

New York Islanders 2012 draft pick Jesse Graham has been traded from the OHL's Niagara IceDogs, a team he captained this year.

Bits: Arbitrations avoidance, Olympics, Lubo

Today, the opportunities to make players cry begin.

Rasmus Ristolainen - Comparables

A look at which players performed similarly to Darnell Nurse in the SM-Liiga before being drafted.

Islanders Top 25 Under 25: Ville Pokka at #14

Blueliners in juniors. Blueliners in college. Blueliners in high school. And one in the SM-Liiga.

IIHF dropping ball with lazy web promotion

By not making full highlights available to their fans, the IIHF is not generating the kind of interest that the tournament demands. Fans are left to pick through the crumbs that are made available, but are not easy to find.

Video: Swiss WJC match turns on headshot to Pokka

A bad hit on Ville Pokka was not only late and dirty, but it may have cost Switzerland their best shot at an upset.

World Junior Hockey: Finland Watchlist

Here are the Finland players we'll be keeping our fantasy scouting eyes on at the 2013 WJHC starting December 26th.

Actual Hockey: WJC 2013 Schedule, Previews

Get ready for the annual World Junior Hockey championship, the most exciting hockey you'll have watched since June.

Strome: Redemption, revenge on mind for WJC

If the lockout has kept him from the NHL, at least Ryan Strome gets to tear up the OHL and atone for last year's loss in the World Junior Championship.

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