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Jussi Jokinen  #36

Florida Panthers  Left Wing
NUMBER: 36 BIRTHDATE: April 1, 1983  (AGE 32)
HEIGHT: 5' 11" BIRTHPLACE: Kalajoki, Finland
WEIGHT: 198 DRAFTED: DAL / 2001 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 6th   (192nd overall)
2014-15: Recorded a season-high three assists Feb. 28 vs. BUF...Recorded a goal Feb. 24 at CHI...Registered a power play goal Feb. 17 at TOR...Notched assist Feb. 12 vs. MIN...Recorded two assists Jan. 11 at EDM...Recorded two assists Dec. 28 vs. TOR..Recorded a goal Dec. 22 vs. PIT...Scored a goal Dec. 13 at BUF...Owned a four-game point streak (1-5 6) Nov. 8-Nov. 18... Recorded a goal Nov. 18 at LAK...Registered two assists in back-to-back games (Nov. 14-16)...Recorded assists in three consecutive games (Nov. 11-16)...Recorded two assists Nov. 16 at ANA...Notched two assists Nov. 14 vs. NYI... Recorded an assist Nov. 11 vs. SJS...Owned a five-game point streak (1-5-6) from Oct. 21-Nov.4... Recorded his 150th career goal and first as a Panther Nov. 4 at BOS...Recorded an assist Nov. 1 vs. PHI...Registered an assist and two shots Oct. 25 at ARI...Recorded his multi-point game of the season and first point as a Panther with two assists Oct. 21 at COL.
Traded to Tampa Bay by Dallas with Jeff Halpern, Mike Smith and Dallas' 4th round choice (later traded to Minnesota, later traded to Edmonton Edmonton selected Kyle Bigos) in 2009 Entry Draft for Brad Richards and Johan Holmqvist, February 26, 2008. Traded to Carolina by Tampa Bay for Wade Brookbank, Josef Melichar and future considerations, February 7, 2009. Signed as a free agent by Oulu (Finland), September 17, 2012. Traded to Pittsburgh by Carolina for future considerations, April 3, 2013. Signed as a free agent by Florida, July 1, 2014.
Quote of the Day

He scores 50 goals, they go in, they go in, and they go in. And I think, 'Why can't I do that?'

— Capitals forward Brooks Laich on teammate Alex Ovechkin, who scored his 50th goal of the season Tuesday in a 4-2 win vs. the Hurricanes