Shuma “Joseph Kenji” Hawkins-Kinebuchi @hawkins_kinebuchi -
1. Joseph is a big, Japanese American defenseman from Berkeley, California. While he was born in the U.S., he played high school hockey in Japan for Tomokomai Higashi High.
2. Joseph relocated to Finland at the age of 16 to play 3 full seasons of juniors for IHK U-20 and @kjthaukatu20.
3. His best season occurred in 2017-18, where he notched 19 points and 70 PIMs in 42 games for KJT Haukat U-20.
4. Joseph turned pro in 2017-18 for @haukatedari. In 98 career games, he has recorded 27 points and 100 PIMs.
5. He is contracted with Haukat through the end of the 2021-22 season, where he is already off to a hot start with 3 points in 10 games!