Jere Karalahti

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Birthday
25, 1975
Birthplace
Helsinki, Finland
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
25, 1975 (age 43)
Birthplace
Helsinki, Finland

About

Finnish defenseman who was a three-time silver medalist at the World Championships. He played 149 games in the NHL and 121 games in the KHL, but spent the majority of his professional career in his native Finland.

Before Fame

He was drafted by the Los Angeles Kings during the 1993 NHL Entry Draft.

Trivia

In 2008, he was charged with smuggling amphetamines into Finland.

Family Life

He married Nanna Koivisto in 2015.

Associated With

He was teammates with Teemu Selanne and Saku Koivu on the Finnish national team.