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Jets sign Ville Heinola to three-year contract

July 16th, 2019 by Winnipeg Jets PR @WpgJetsPR / Press Release

WINNIPEG – The Winnipeg Jets announced today they have agreed to terms with defenceman Ville Heinola on a three-year, entry-level contract with an average annual value of $1,137,500.

Heinola, 18, tallied 14 points (2G, 12A) in 34 games with Lukko in Liiga last season. He also had nine points (1G, 8A) with Lukko’s U20 team. Heinola was a member of Finland’s gold medal-winning team in the 2019 World Junior Championship, netting two points (1G, 1A) in five games. He also played for Finland at the 2019 U18 World Championship where he had four points (1G, 3A) in five games.

Heinola was selected by the Jets in the first round (20th overall) in the 2019 NHL Draft.

Ville Heinola

Defence
Born Mar 2 2001 — Honkajoki, Finland
Height 5.10 — Weight 176 — Shoots L

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