Finnish hockey star who earned the Silver Medal on the Hockey Globe Championships in 2011. He was called Finnish Glaciers Hockey Participant of the entire year the same season. He debuted in the NHL using the Minnesota Crazy in 2012. He performed junior hockey with Oulun Karpat and was the ninth general choose in the NHL Draft, used by the Minnesota Crazy. His famous objective on the Hockey Globe Championships motivated the tune “Taivas varjele!” by Finnish Hockey Mafia. His sibling, Markus Granlund, in addition has performed in the NHL. He and Sami Salo possess both symbolized Finland on the Hockey Globe Championships.