Harri Pesonen’s rookie season was spent at the AHL and NHL levels. He made his professional debut on Oct. 13 against Manchester and his NHL debut on Mar. 16 against Montreal. With Albany, the Fin led all rookies with 14 goals, 17 assists and 31 points. He registered his first career points with a goal and an assist on Oct. 20 at Worcester. With New Jersey, Pesonen appeared in four games.