Kalle Väisänen



  • DOB: 1/28/2003
  • Ht: 6-4
  • Wt: 178
  • Hometown: Kotka, FIN
  • Drafted: 4th round (106th) in 2021 (NYR)

Career Notes: 2023-24: Scored a career-high nine goals, five assists, and 14 points in 58 GP w/ TPS in Liiga. Recorded two points (1 g, 1 a) on 2/25/24 Vs. Ässäat. Scored three GWGs. Fired a season-high six shots on 10/20/23 @ IFK. Scored four points (1 g, 3 a) in 9 Liiga Playoff Games.…2022-23: Scored five points (4 g, 1 a) in 47 Liiga GP w/ TPS. Scored lone assists of the season on 1/21/23 @ Sport. Fired a season-high eight shots on 1/28/23 @ Lukko....2021-22: Recorded one goal and four assists in 32 games as a Liiga rookie with TPS. Made Liiga debut on 9/9/21 Vs. Lukko, recording a powerplay assist. Recorded first career Liiga goal on 10/22/21 Vs. Ässäat.…Misc.: Selected in the fourth round, 106th overall, by the New York Rangers in the 2021 NHL Entry Draft. Signed a three-year, entry-level contract with the Rangers on 4/2/2024. Signed an amateur tryout agreement (ATO) with AHL Hartford on 4/9/24 for the remainder of the 2023-24 season. Was named a top-three player on Team Finland at the 2023 World Junior Championship. Won a Silver Medal with Team Finland at the 2022 World Junior Championship. Won a Liiga Sivler Medal w/ TPS in 2022.

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