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Jussi Jokinen  #36

Florida Panthers  Left Wing
NUMBER: 36 BIRTHDATE: April 1, 1983  (AGE 31)
HEIGHT: 5' 11" BIRTHPLACE: Kalajoki, Finland
WEIGHT: 198 DRAFTED: DAL / 2001 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 6th   (192nd overall)

2013-14: Completed ninth NHL season, second with Pittsburgh...Recorded 21 goals, 36 assists and 57 points - which all rank 2nd-best in his NHL career...Reached the 50-point mark for 4th time in career...Notched 400th NHL point vs. MTL Feb. 27... Notched a career-high three assists at CAR Dec. 27...Posted five points (2-3-5) in six games played to help Finland win a bronze medal at the 2014 Olympics

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.
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