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Jesse Joensuu
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Jesse Joensuu  #6

Edmonton Oilers  Left Wing
NUMBER: 6 BIRTHDATE: October 5, 1987  (AGE 26)
HEIGHT: 6' 4" BIRTHPLACE: Pori, Finland
WEIGHT: 210 DRAFTED: NYI / 2006 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 2nd   (60th overall)

CONTRACT STATUS: Signed through 2014-15 season.

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS:

- Was held to just seven games with the Islanders in 2012-13, due to injury (2012-13)

- Split time between Bridgeport in the AHL and the New York Islanders over three seasons (2008-11)

- Ranked 2nd in team scoring with 48 points (14G, 34A) in 70 games (2009-10)

- Led Pori in scoring with 35 points (17G, 18A) in 56 games (2007-08)

- Played five seasons with Assat Pori (2004-08), posting 100 points (42G, 58A). (2004-08/2012-13)

Quote of the Day

It's pretty crazy, but believe me when I say we didn't draft these players with the mindset we had to because they had good hockey-playing dads. It just turned out that way. But we're certainly glad they're a part of our organization.

— Arizona Coyotes director of amateur scouting Tim Bernhardt regarding the coincidence that six of the organization's top prospects are sons of former NHL players