|NUMBER:||20||BIRTHDATE:||February 8, 1984 (AGE 30)|
|HEIGHT:||5' 10"||BIRTHPLACE:||Helsinki, Finland|
|WEIGHT:||201||DRAFTED:||NYI / 2002 NHL Entry Draft|
|Shoots:||Left||ROUND:||1st (22nd overall)|
2013-2014: Tied a career high with a five-game point streak (Jan.21-30: 3-2-5)...Scored six goals in six games (Dec. 23-Jan.6)...Had a three-game point streak (4-0-4: Dec. 23-29)...Scored a pair of goals Dec. 28 vs. DET...Recorded a goal and an assist Dec. 17 at TOR...Netted his first two goals of the season Nov. 25 vs. PHI...Played in first NHL game since Apr. 26, 2012 on Oct. 25 vs BUF, picking up an assist on 11:59 TOI. Played in 400th career game on November 30 against the Pittsburgh Penguins.
It was kind of touching. I didn't know really what to expect. I'm very appreciative and thankful for the people that supported me in my time here ... as I said, we'll move back to the area at some point in our life.