|Born||August 23, 1998 |
|Height||6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)|
|Weight||201 lb (91 kg; 14 st 5 lb)|
|NHL Draft||119th overall, 2017|
Roope Laavainen (born August 23, 1998) is a Finnish professional ice hockey defenceman who is currently playing for HPK of the Finnish Liiga.
Playing Career[edit | edit source]
Roope played as a youth with Jokerit's U20 team in the Jr. A, prior to his selection to the Blackhawks.
He left the Jokerit organization to remain in Finland and sign a three-year contract with HPK of the Liiga on April 28, 2017.
During the 2018–19 season, Roope registered 2 points in 10 games with HPK before he was loaned for two months to fellow Liiga club, Mikkelin Jukurit, on November 27, 2018.
Adding 1 assist in 5 games with Jukurit, he returned to HPK on January 8, 2019.
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