|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: Completed his eighth NHL season, second with Florida...Played in 62 games recording 29 points (16-13-29)...Recorded game-winner Apr. 6 vs DAL...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.
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There's no discouragement in that room. There's no issues there at all to be honest with you. It's more about, 'Hey, it's opportunities for players.' And if we become that bad of a team because of one player, it's not a real good sign for our hockey club. So this is part of sports. It's part of hockey.