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.
|Philadelphia - LP: K. Kendrick||2||FINAL|
|NY Mets - WP: Z. Wheeler||11|
|Milwaukee - WP: Y. Gallardo||5||FINAL|
|Tampa Bay - LP: D. Price||0|
|Arizona - WP: W. Miley||5||FINAL|
|Cincinnati - LP: A. Simon||4|
|Washington - WP: T. Roark||4||FINAL|
|Miami - LP: B. Hand||3|
|Oakland - LP: J. Hammel||1||FINAL|
|Houston - WP: D. Keuchel||8|
|Pittsburgh - LP: J. Wilson||5||FINAL|
|San Francisco - WP: J. Machi||7|
|LA Angels - LP: G. Richards||3||FINAL|
|Baltimore - WP: K. Gausman||4|
|Seattle - LP: F. Hernandez||0||FINAL|
|Cleveland - WP: C. Kluber||2|
|Chicago WSox - LP: H. Noesi||2||FINAL|
|Detroit - WP: M. Scherzer||7|
|Toronto - WP: M. Buehrle||6||FINAL|
|Boston - LP: B. Workman||1|
|Colorado - WP: R. Scahill||6||FINAL|
|Chicago Cubs - LP: W. Wright||4|
|NY Yankees - LP: H. Kuroda||2||FINAL|
|Texas - WP: C. Lewis||3|
|Minnesota - LP: P. Hughes||2||FINAL|
|Kansas City - WP: J. Frasor||3|
|Atlanta - LP: D. Hale||2||FINAL|
|Los Angeles - WP: J. Howell||3|
|St. Louis - LP: J. Kelly||1||FINAL|
|San Diego - WP: J. Hahn||12|
|NY Giants||8/3/14 7:00 PM|
|Red Bull New York||1||FINAL|
|Real Salt Lake||1|
|Toronto||8/1/14 6:00 PM|
|Brt Columbia||8/1/14 9:00 PM|
|Saskatchewan||8/2/14 6:00 PM|
|Saskatchewan||8/7/14 7:30 PM|
|Edmonton||8/8/14 6:00 PM|
|Hamilton||8/8/14 9:00 PM|
|Ottawa||8/9/14 6:30 PM|