Kimmo Timonen

Kimmo Timonen  #44

Chicago Blackhawks  Defenseman
NUMBER: 44 BIRTHDATE: March 18, 1975  (AGE 39)
HEIGHT: 5' 10" BIRTHPLACE: Kuopio, Finland
WEIGHT: 194 DRAFTED: LAK / 1993 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 10th   (250th overall)
CAREER HIGHS Goals: 2 (8x), last -- March 8, 2014 at TOR Assists: 4 (4x), last -- Oct. 27, 2011 vs. WPG Points: 4 (4x), last -- March 31, 2013 vs. WSH (1g, 3a) Blackhawks Career Totals: 1 GP, 0-0-0, -1 2014-15 STATS Home: 1 GP, 0-0-0, -1 Road: 0 GP, 0-0-0, E 2014-15 NOTES: Made his season and Blackhawks debut on March 2, 2015 vs. CAR ... Was previoulsy held out of action due to blood clots. CAREER NOTES: Ranks fourth among active defensemen with 1,093 career games played ... Ranks third among active defensemen with 571 career points (117g, 454a) ... Ranks seventh among active defensemen with 117 career goals ... Ranks third among active defensemen with 454 career assists.
Olympic All-Star Team (2006) Played in NHL All-Star Game (2004, 2007, 2008, 2012) Traded to Nashville by Los Angeles with Jan Vopat for future considerations, June 26, 1998. Signed as a free agent by Lugano (Swiss), October 31, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Gavle (Sweden), November 8, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Kuopio (Finland-2), January 3, 2005. Traded to Philadelphia by Nashville with Scott Hartnell for Nashville's 1st round choice (previously acquired, Nashville selected Jonathon Blum) in 2007 Entry Draft, June 18, 2007.
Quote of the Day

I loved being in the jerseys again and they worked some magic for us. It was weird in warm-ups, seeing No. 22 in that jersey and thinking he’s [Mike Gartner], and No. 8 reminds you of Danny Briere … every number had me thinking back to the guys who wore them and smiling.

— Coyotes captain Shane Doan on wearing Kachina-style throwback jerseys in a 3-2 victory against the Canucks on Thursday