Helenius is playing in the top pro league in Finland (Liiga). He sits 6th in team scoring at the November International Break with 5g-5a.
At the recently completed U20 4 Nations tournament he produced 2g-3a in 4GP
Helenius is sturdy/strong. He has the strength to work plays off the wall in the offensive zone.
He's a solid skater who attacks off the rush and has excellent vision via zone entries.
A mostly motion player. Used in all situations at U20. Element is play driving and offense, but he's also reliable enough to take key defensive zone face-offs and kill penalties.
Like any young player, his 'routes' defending players in his zone need attention to detail at times. Best defined as a high end 2-way prospect. Top six NHL forward on projection.
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|2022-23||Tappara U20||U20 SM-sarja||19||8||20||28||10||10|
|2022-23||Finland U17 (all)||International-Jr||10||2||11||13||-||6|
|2022-23||Finland U18 (all)||International-Jr||11||3||11||14||-||2|
|2021-22||Finland U16 (all)||International-Jr||8||9||3||12||11||2|
|2021-22||Tappara U18||U18 SM-sarja||33||14||31||45||-||28|