Jake Oettinger



  • DOB: 12/18/1998
  • Ht: 6-5
  • Wt: 225
  • Shoots: L
  • Years on Team: 2
  • School: Boston University (NCAA)
  • Hometown: Lakeville, MN
  • Drafted: Dallas, 1st Round (26th overall) in 2017

AHL Debut:  March 30, 2019 at Iowa Wild (4-1 W)

NHL Debut:  September 8, 2020 at Vegas Golden Knights (3-0 L)

Contract: Signed three-year, entry-level contract with the NHL's Dallas Stars on March 25, 2019.

Junior / College Teams: US National Team Development Program (USHL) / Boston University (NCAA)

Represented Team USA at the 2021 World Championship and won bronze, posting a 3-0 record, 1.37 GAA, and .934 SV% in three appearances.

Played entire 2020-21 season in the NHL, and started the fourth most games of any NHL rookie in the league. Ranked third among qualified rookies with a 2.36 GAA and fourth with a .911 SV%.

Recorded his first NHL shutout on Mar. 6, 2021 against Columbus, making 21 saves in the 5-0 win.

Made NHL debut in the 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs, making five saves in almost 20 minutes of work in relief. First goaltender in the expansion era to make his NHL debut in the round leading into the Stanley Cup Final.

First Texas goaltender to earn three shutouts in a season since 2014-15 (Jussi Rynnas, 4).

Notched first pro shutout on October 19, 2019, making 28 saves against Grand Rapids in the 3-0 win.

Became the second goaltender in team history to capture a win in their professional debut (Cristopher Nilstorp, 2012) and the seventh to win his first two starts with the Stars.

Two-time medal winner at the World Junior Championship, capturing Gold during the 2017 tournament and earning Bronze in 2018.

Earned 2018 Hockey East Tournament MVP, 2018 Hockey East All-Tournament Team and 2017 Hockey East All-Rookie Team honors. Also named Goaltender of the Month in January of 2018 and a five-time Defensive Player of the Week.

Tied BU's career shutout record earning his 13th shutout on Mar. 15, 2019 with a 25-save performance in the opening game of the Hockey East quarterfinals at UMass-Lowell.

Led Lakeville North to the 2014 Minnesota Class 2A State Championship Game against Edina. Named to the Class 2A All-Tournament Team.

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