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Jussi Jokinen

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)
2015-16: Recorded a goal and an assist Nov 21 vs. NYR...Recorded two assists for third multi-point game of the season (0-2-2) Nov. 10 vs. CGY...Recorded two points (1-1-2) in home opening game Oct. 10 vs. PHI. 2014-15: Registered 300th career assist Apr. 9 vs. BOS...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...Owned a four-game point streak (1-5-6) Nov. 8-Nov. 18...Registered two assists in back-to-back games (Nov. 14-16)...Owned a five-game point streak (1-5-6) from Oct. 21-Nov.4... Recorded his first multi-point game of the season and first point as a Panther with two assists Oct. 21 at COL. Notes: Won Bronze Medal with Florida teammate Aleksander Barkov at 2014 Winter Olympic Games.
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

It's a big milestone for me and I'm happy to help my team with lots of good teammates. It's fun.

— Detroit's Pavel Datsyuk, who on Wednesday became the ninth Russian-born player, and ninth Red Wings player, to score 300 NHL goals
World Cup of Hockey 2016