Age: 20 (Feb. 26, 1992)
Position: Center. Wild might use him at wing.
Size: 5-10, 180 pounds.
Drafted: Ninth overall in 2010.
In Finland: Played for IFK-Helsinki in the Finnish Elite League for the past three seasons. Was league's rookie of the year and most gentlemanly player as a 17-year-old, won a league title and tied for the scoring lead as an 18-year-old. Led team in scoring last season. In 129 elite league games, he had 41 goals, 86 assists and 17 minor penalties.
National hero: Helped Finland win the 2011 World Championships, scoring a lacrosse-style goal in the semifinals. That goal was captured on a postage stamp.
Strengths: Puck handling, speed, creativity.
Weaknesses: Size, footwork.
Quote: "I'll never be the biggest, fastest player. I've got to be the smartest."
Wild ties: Close friend of Mikko Koivu, who was Team Finland's captain and also served with Granlund in the Finnish Army.
First on-ice appearance: At Wild development camp July 8-15.
|Los Angeles - LP: Z. Greinke||1||FINAL|
|Detroit - WP: M. Scherzer||4|
|San Diego - LP: J. Benoit||3||FINAL|
|Colorado - WP: B. Logan||6|
|Toronto - LP: A. Loup||7||FINAL|
|LA Angels - WP: J. Grilli||8|
|Miami - LP: S. Cishek||3||FINAL|
|Arizona - WP: B. Ziegler||4|
|Washington - WP: D. Fister||6||FINAL|
|Baltimore - LP: B. Norris||2|
|NY Yankees - WP: C. Whitley||5||FINAL|
|Cleveland - LP: V. Pestano||4|
|Atlanta - LP: E. Santana||1||FINAL|
|NY Mets - WP: D. Gee||4|
|Chicago Cubs - LP: D. Beeler||1||FINAL|
|Cincinnati - WP: A. Simon||4|
|Chicago WSox - LP: J. Guerra||4||FINAL|
|Boston - WP: K. Uehara||5|
|Kansas City - WP: A. Crow||5||FINAL|
|Tampa Bay - LP: K. Yates||4|
|Houston - WP: D. Keuchel||8||FINAL|
|Texas - LP: Y. Darvish||4|
|Philadelphia - WP: R. Hernandez||4||FINAL|
|Milwaukee - LP: K. Lohse||1|
|Pittsburgh - LP: B. Cumpton||2||FINAL|
|St. Louis - WP: L. Lynn||5|
|Minnesota - WP: K. Gibson||8||FINAL|
|Seattle - LP: R. Elias||1|
|Oakland - LP: J. Hammel||2||FINAL|
|San Francisco - WP: M. Cain||5|
|Winnipeg||7/11/14 6:00 PM|
|Ottawa||7/11/14 9:00 PM|
|Calgary||7/12/14 5:30 PM|
|Brt Columbia||7/12/14 8:30 PM|
|Edmonton||7/17/14 7:30 PM|
|Toronto||7/18/14 6:00 PM|
|Hamilton||7/18/14 9:00 PM|
|Montreal||7/19/14 6:00 PM|