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Jussi Jokinen
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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)
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...Scored a goal Dec. 13 at BUF...Owned a four-game point streak (1-5 6) Nov. 8-Nov. 18... Recorded a goal Nov. 18 at LAK...Registered two assists in back-to-back games (Nov. 14-16)...Recorded assists in three consecutive games (Nov. 11-16)...Recorded two assists Nov. 16 at ANA...Notched two assists Nov. 14 vs. NYI... Recorded an assist Nov. 11 vs. SJS...Owned a five-game point streak (1-5-6) from Oct. 21-Nov.4... Recorded his 150th career goal and first as a Panther Nov. 4 at BOS...Registered an assist and two shots Oct. 25 at ARI...Recorded his first multi-point game of the season and first point as a Panther with two assists Oct. 21 at COL.
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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It's very special, obviously; there is draft day and then there's the day that you sign your first deal. It's been a crazy couple of weeks and I'm very honored to be able to do that."

— Edmonton Oilers center Connor McDavid on signing his first professional contract