Riku Helenius

Tampa Bay Lightning #31 - Goalie

  • Born: 03/01/88
  • Age: 26
  • Height: 6-3
  • Weight: 208

Riku Helenius on unconditional waivers


Riku Helenius is on unconditional waivers today, for the purpose of terminating his contract with the Tampa Bay Lightning.

Helenius could be moved Tuesday


The Finnish former first round draft pick has struggled this season and fallen well out of the organization's favor.

Deja vu for Helenius, Lightning


In all fairness, it was a completely different internal organization last time Riku Helenius foudn himself the odd man out with the Bolts AHL affiliate... But it would seem much of the same has...

2013-14 Lightning Numbers through Game 20


A look at the Tampa Bay Lightning's "advanced" statistics to see how things are going under the hood, so to speak.

Helenius out for at least two weeks


The netminder had won his last start for Syracuse, and is 2-1 with a 2.35 goals-against average and a .903 save percentage this season.

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Lightning, Crunch hire new goaltending coach


How will the Lightning's new AHL goalie coach help the team?

Weekend Edition: July 26


Your links for the weekend of July 26.

Quick strikes for Wednesday


Tampa takes in a new assistant, Syracuse takes aim at Calder Cup glory, the league takes aim at safety will the Dallas Stars and Carolina Hurricanes take a test drive in taste with new uniforms.

Riku Helenius to return to Syracuse

The former first round draft pick should be returning to the Crunch in the coming days. How ready is he to play?

Goalie Anders Lindback out indefinittely


The Tampa Bay Lightning lost their young goaltender last night to a lower-body injury; a franchise affected by injuries as-is will have to further cover for a loss.

Thoughts on the Tokarski-Desjardins trade


What can Lightning fans make of the Dustin Tokarski-Cedrick Desjardins trade?

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