|Born||June 3, 1994 |
|Height||6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)|
|Weight||187 lb (85 kg; 13 st 5 lb)|
|NHL team (P)
Rockford IceHogs (AHL)
|NHL Draft||34th overall, 2012|
New York Islanders
Ville Pokka (born June 3, 1994) is a Finnish professional ice hockey player who currently plays for the Rockford IceHogs in the American Hockey League (AHL) as a prospect for the Chicago Blackhawks of the National Hockey League (NHL).
Ville played with Kärpät in the SM-Liiga during the 2010–11 season.
He was drafted 23rd overall by Avangard Omsk in the 2012 KHL Junior Draft and 34th overall by the New York Islanders in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft.
On May 28, 2014, Ville was signed to a three-year entry-level contract with the Islanders.
Prior to the 2014–15 season, on October 4, 2014, Ville was traded, along with T.J. Brennan and Anders Nilsson by the Islanders to the Chicago Blackhawks in exchange for Nick Leddy and Kent Simpson. He was then directly assigned to AHL affiliate, the Rockford IceHogs.
Regular season and playoffs
|Competitor for Finland|
|World Junior Championships|