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Jussi Jokinen | Winger

Team: Florida Panthers
Age / DOB:  (31) / 4/1/1983
Ht / Wt:  5'11' / 198
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Jussi Jokinen contributed a pair of assists in Sunday's 4-2 win against Edmonton.
He hasn't scored a goal since Dec. 22, but he has registered four helpers in his past four outings. In 39 appearances this season, Jokinen has 23 points. Jan 12 - 9:31 AM

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Jussi Jokinen collected two assists in Sunday's 6-4 win over Toronto.

Both of his helpers came in Florida's third-period outburst when they scored four times to earn a comeback victory against the Leafs. Jokinen had the lone helper on a goal by Dmitry Kulikov and he earned the secondary assist on Brad Boyes' power-play tally to give the Panthers the lead. He has produced 19 points in 32 games this season.
Mon, Dec 29, 2014 08:41:00 AM

Jussi Jokinen scored his fourth goal of the season on Monday against his former Pittsburgh teammates.

He amassed six shots on goal in a season-high 21:18 of ice time. Jokinen has 17 points in 31 games with the Panthers.
Tue, Dec 23, 2014 10:27:00 AM

Jussi Jokinen is set to return to the Panthers lineup Monday night versus the Blue Jackets.

After missing their last game due to the flu, Jokinen is probable to return Monday night. He's off to a slow start in 2014 with just 12 points in 20 games for the Cats. His 18 penalty minutes this year is a surprising welcome to fantasy owners, however.
Mon, Dec 1, 2014 05:11:00 PM

Jussi Jokinen appears to be over his bout with the flu.

He was back on the ice Sunday at practice after he missed Friday's game as a result of the illness. Jokinen, who is tied with Nick Bjugstad for the most points (12) on the team, is expected to play on Monday versus Columbus.
Mon, Dec 1, 2014 10:42:00 AM

Jussi Jokinen (flu) will miss Friday's game.

Jokinen was previously believed to be doubtful for this contest. He has two goals and 12 points in 20 games in 2014-15. Consider him day-to-day.
Fri, Nov 28, 2014 07:03:00 PM

Jussi Jokinen is battling the flu.

Jokinen is doubtful for Friday's game as a result. He has two goals and 10 assists in 20 games in 2014-15.
Fri, Nov 28, 2014 12:25:00 PM

Jussi Jokinen picked up two assists Sunday to give him five helpers in his last three games.

He has one goal and a team-leading 11 points in 15 matches. Jokinen also co-leads Florida's power play, along with Brian Campbell, at four points apiece.
Mon, Nov 17, 2014 08:10:00 AM

Jussi Jokinen may be one of the few Florida skaters who is earning his salary.

With his two assists against the Islanders Friday night he is tied with Aaron Ekblad at the top of the Panthers' scoring table with nine points in 14 games. Jokinen has always been a productive but underrated player. He would make a nice under-the-radar pick up.
Sat, Nov 15, 2014 10:06:00 AM

Jussi Jokinen was the only goal scorer for Florida in Tuesday's 2-1 overtime loss to Boston.

The veteran was held pointless over his first five games of the season, but he has now caught fire and has generated at least a point in five straight contests. Brad Boyes and Aaron Ekblad drew assists on the first period marker.
Tue, Nov 4, 2014 09:52:00 PM

After not recodring a point in the Panthers' first five games of the season, Jussi Jokinen is now playing up to his potential.

Jokinen has registered five assists in the Cats' last four games and is playing the excellent hockey GM Dale Tallon expected when he signed the 31-year-old to a four-year deal. Jokinen is playing on the Panthers' first line and first power-play unit and is certainly rosterable.
Sun, Nov 2, 2014 10:10:00 AM

Jussi Jokinen chipped in two assists in Tuesday's overtime win over Colorado to get his first points with the Florida Panthers.

He set up Brandon Pirri's first-period tally and he had a helper on Brad Boyes' game-winning goal in overtime, which came on the power play. Jokinen didn't have a point in his previous five outings with the Panthers. He was shifted to a line with Pirri and Tomas Fleischmann for Tuesday's match.
Wed, Oct 22, 2014 08:27:00 AM

Jussi Jokinen and the Panthers were held off the scoresheet in a 1-0 loss to the Senators Monday night.

Jokinen has yet to record a point in three contests as a member of the Panthers, however he continues to garner top-line minutes playing alongside young upstarts Jonathan Huberdeau and Aleksander Barkov so there should still be reason for optimism. He registered two shots on goal in 15:25 of ice time in Monday's loss.
Mon, Oct 13, 2014 10:57:00 PM

Jussi Jokinen is playing on the Panthers' top line alongside Aleksander Barkov and Jonathan Huberdeau.

Jokinen seemingly enjoyed his first game with the Cats' two young stars Thursday night in the Panthers' 3-2 loss to Tampa. He was one of the game's better players and was dangerous around the Lightning net. If you have an opening, you could do worse than picking up Jokinen.
Sat, Oct 11, 2014 10:10:00 AM

Jussi Jokinen has been paired with fellow Finn Aleksander Barkov during the early days of training camp.

Jokinen has been occupying the left wing. "Obviously, the Finnish connection, you'd like to have them together," said Panthers coach Gerard Gallant. "But we'll see how things go in the lineup and see how they play." Jokinen is expected to help Florida on the power play and in shootouts this season after he inked a four-year, $16 million contract on the first day of free agency.
Mon, Sep 22, 2014 10:47:00 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Nick Bjugstad
2Aleksander Barkov
3Dave Bolland
4Brandon Pirri
5Derek MacKenzie
LW1Jussi Jokinen
2Jonathan Huberdeau
3Tomas Fleischmann
4Sean Bergenheim
RW1Brad Boyes
2Scottie Upshall
3Jimmy Hayes
4Tomas Kopecky
5Shawn Thornton
D1Aaron Ekblad
2Brian Campbell
3Dmitry Kulikov
4Erik Gudbranson
5Willie Mitchell
6Dylan Olsen
G1Roberto Luongo
2Al Montoya