Hannu Toivonen
POSITION: Goaltender
HEIGHT: 6' 2"
BIRTHDATE: 05/18/1984
DRAFTED: BOS: 2002-29 overall


- Faced 30 shots in a 2-0 loss in Montreal on Apr. 3 in his last start.
- Recalled Apr. 2 from Providence/AHL for his sixth stint of the season in Boston...Had an 11-12-0 record and 2.36 GAA with one shutout in 23 AHL Bruins games.
- His last NHL win was a 5-4 shootout victory vs. Pittsburgh on Jan. 18.
- Allowed a penalty shot goal to NY Rangers' Brendan Shanahan on Jan. 29...It was his first career penalty shot faced.
- 2006-07 Shootout Stats: 1-1 (3 goals/8 shots).
- Has dressed as backup for 35 games.
CAREER: Has an 0-1 record in NHL shootouts (2 goals/3 shots)...2005-06: Played his first full NHL season...Recorded his first NHL shutout with a 3-0 win vs. Ottawa on Dec. 1...Played a career-high six straight games from Oct. 27-Nov. 8 (3-0-3)...Won consecutive games on three occasions, Nov. 3-5, Dec. 1-3 and Dec. 27-30...Earned his first NHL win in his first NHL game, a 7-6 overtime victory in Pittsburgh on Oct. 8...Missed the final 41 games of the season with a sprained ankle suffered Jan. 5 vs. Ottawa...Dressed as backup for 20 games...2004-05: Spent the season with Providence/AHL and finished the year ranked in the top ten of of every AHL goaltending category...Tied for fourth in the league with seven shutouts, fifth in save percentage (.932), seventh in goals against average (2.05) and eighth in wins with 29...Had a 29-18-3 recod in 54 regular season games and played in every post-season game with a 10-7 record in 17 playoff contests as the AHL Bruins advanced to the Eastern Conference finals...2003-04: Played his first professional season with Providence/AHL...Went 15-16-4 with a 2.30 GAA and two shutouts in 36 games...Europe: Played the 2001-02 season with the HPK junior team with a 3.29 GAA and two shutouts in 31 games...Played the 2002-03 season in the Finnish Elite League with HPK Hameenlinna with a 16-2-4 record and 2.26 GAA in 24 games as his team finished with the league's top record at 35-8-13-4...International: Played for Finland in the 2004 World Junior Championships (4-2-0 with a 1.85 GAA in six games).

TRANSACTIONS: Boston's first pick, 29th overall, in the 2002 NHL Entry Draft.

PERSONAL: Full name, Hannu Pekka Toivonen...Single...Enjoys golf.