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Jarkko Ruutu

Jarkko Ruutu  #37

Left Wing
NUMBER: 37 BIRTHDATE: August 23, 1975
HEIGHT: 6' 1" BIRTHPLACE: Helsinki, Finland
WEIGHT: 204 DRAFTED: VAN / 1998 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 3rd   (68th overall)
Ruutu will represent Finland at a third consecutive Winter Games. A veteran of international play, Ruutu also has played in seven career World Championships and in the 2004 World Cup of Hockey.

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He's able to play now, we just want to see other guys. We know what he can do.

— Tampa Bay Lightning coach Jon Cooper on not rushing Steven Stamkos onto the ice