Thread: Confirmed Signing with Link: Jori Lehtera loaned to Peoria
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03-16-2009, 12:54 PM
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Originally Posted by camarodude39 View Post
http://www.jatkoaika.com/smliiga.php...utiset&id=9406

I know it is in Finnish but it basically says Jori Lehtera has been loaned by his Finnish team to finish the season in Peoria, the Blues AHL affiliate. Lehtera has 1 year remaining on his contract with his Finnish team, and the Blues are currently searching for an out clause. Peoria currently sits in a tie for the 8th playoff spot in the West.

Basically what were hearing about Lehtera is that he is similar to Perron. Very skilled, and a little cocky, but needs to put it all together. A boom or bust prospect if you will.

Go Blues!

Did he somehow make it onto the clear day roster or will sneaking in under the "emergency" rule to get him playing time for as long as possible?

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