2019 World Champion Juho Lammikko Signs With KHL’s Magnitogorsk Metallurg
Finnish forward Juho Lammikko will play for Metallurg Magnitogorsk next season. According to the official website of the hockey club, the team signed Lammikko to a one-year contract.
This deal is a result of a trade between Magnitogorsk Metallurg and Moscow Spartak. The club from Magnitogorsk received the rights to the Finnish striker in turn for the rights to the Danish player Matias From.
The 24-year-old Lammikko played in the Finnish championship for Kärpät in the 2019/2020 season, having recorded 51 (22 + 29) points in 57 matches with a +30 efficiency score and 48 minutes of penalty time.
The player regularly plays for the Finnish national team. As a member of the team, Juho won the 2019 IIHF World Championship. At the event, he took part in seven matches but was not noted for productive actions.