MENU

Americans show off at NHL Combine

Three Americans players attended the NHL combine this weekend and all 3 were impressive. In the 14 activities measured, the Ams had 11 top ten showings and 22 showings in the top 25. Here are the full results from the Ams players. (Because of his recovering wrist injury, Rasmussen was not cleared to participate in Saturday’s testing)

  • Vertical Jump (inches)
    • 4th – Morgan Geekie: 24.4
    • 16th – Juuso Välimäki: 21.02
  • Grip Strength Right Hand (pounds)
    • 6th – Morgan Geekie: 149
  • Grip Strength Left Hand (pounds
    • 6th – Morgan Geekie: 145
    • 15th – Juuso Välimäki: 138
  • Wingspan (inches)
    • 3rd – Michael Rasmussen: 79.25
    • Tied 20th – Morgan Geekie: 77.00
    • Tied 20th – Juuso Välimäki: 77.00
  • Pro Agility Left (seconds)
    • 3rd – Juuso Välimäki: 4.45
    • 4th – Morgan Geekie: 4.46
  • Pro Agility Right (seconds)
    • Tied 4th – Morgan Geekie: 4.41
    • 23rd – Juuso Välimäki: 4.60
  • Consecutive Pull Ups
    • Tied 7th – Morgan Geekie: 11
  • Long Jump (inches)
    • 3rd – Morgan Geekie: 114.5
    • Tied 23rd – Juuso Välimäki 105.8
  • Aerobic Fitness Duration (minutes)
    • 4th – Michael Rasmussen: 16:00
    • 5th – Juuso Välimäki: 15:57
  • Aerobic Fitness, V02max (ml/kg/min)
    • Tied 13th – Juuso Välimäki: 57.00
    • Tied 13th – Morgan Geekie: 57.00
  • Anaerobic Fitness, Mean Power Output (watts/kg)
    • Tied 12th – Juuso Välimäki: 12.1
  • Anaerobic Fitness, Peak Power Output (watts/kg)
    • 4th – Juuso Välimäki: 16.9
    • Tied 12th – Morgan Geekie: 16.1

For more information on the tests, click HERE.

More News
Tri-City Americans have a new look as season gets under way
17 hours ago
Americans preseason ends in 5-1 loss to Chiefs
5 days ago
Red Lion Preseason Tournament ends with 3-7 loss for Tri-City
2 weeks ago
Winterhawks win high-scoring game against Americans
2 weeks ago
Ice take win in Americans preseason home opener
2 weeks ago
Americans snag shootout win over Giants
3 weeks ago