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Jussi Jokinen | Winger | #36

Team: Florida Panthers
Age / DOB:  (33) / 4/1/1983
Ht / Wt:  5'11' / 198
Drafted: 2001 / Rd. 6 (192) / DAL
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Jussi Jokinen had two assists in Finland's 3-1 win over France during round robin action at the World Championship on Saturday.
Florida and Finnish teammate Aleksander Barkov had a goal and an assist in the match, while 2016 NHL Draft prospect Patrik Laine had a goal and a helper as well. That combination has been great for Finland at the tournament. Jokinen currently has seven assists in five games. May 14 - 4:50 PM

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Jussi Jokinen and Aleksander Barkov will play for Finland at the 2016 IIHF World Championship.

They will travel to St. Petersburg, Russia this weekend to join the team. The tournament starts on May 6.
Apr 28 - 9:02 AM

Jussi Jokinen has found a home on Florida's second line with Nick Bjugstad and Reilly Smith.

The 33-year-old has a goal and three points in the first two games of the series. "Bjugstad has played really well," Jokinen said. "He's a force down the middle, skating really well toward the net and being really powerful, making plays, shooting pucks and we know [Aleksander Barkov's] line is going to score soon." The Panthers and Islanders head into Game 3 with the series tied 1-1.
Apr 17 - 11:41 AM

Jussi Jokinen produced a goal and two assists in a 5-4 loss to the New York Islanders in Game 1 on Thursday night.

His goal came on a first-period power play. The Panthers went 1-for-3 with the man advantage in their playoff opener. Jokinen amassed 60 points in 81 matches during the regular season.
Apr 15 - 8:19 AM

Jussi Jokinen finished the 2015-16 campaign with 60 points, his highest total since 2009-10 with Carolina.

Pretty remarkable turnaround for the 33-year-old. Jokinen picked up a goal and an assist during Saturday's 5-2 win over Carolina, pushing him to his second highest sum.
Apr 10 - 12:27 AM

Jussi Jokinen notched a goal and an assist in Thursday's 4-1 win against Boston.

He earned his 40th assist on Reilly Smith's 24th goal of the season and he scored his 16th marker of 2015-16 in the third period. Jokinen has picked up three goals and three assists over a four-game point streak.
Mar 25 - 8:43 AM

Jussi Jokinen returned to the Panthers lineup on Thursday night and made up for the game he missed, scoring twice in Florida's 4-1 win over Toronto.

Jokinen registered two unassisted markers on very strange bounces in the contest. He now has 15 goals and 52 points in 70 games, 22 of which have come in his past 21 games.
Mar 17 - 11:36 PM

Jussi Jokinen (lower body) will draw back into the Panthers' lineup on Thursday.

Jokinen missed Tuesday's game due to the ailment. He has 13 goals and 50 points in 69 games in 2015-16.
Mar 17 - 3:28 PM

Jussi Jokinen (lower body) might be available to play Thursday night.

He was seen sporting a walking boot after undergoing bone scans, but could be ready to play following his subtraction from the lineup on Tuesday.
Mar 17 - 8:14 AM

Jussi Jokinen will miss Tuesday's match with Montreal with a lower body injury, he is considered day to day.

An unfortunate blow for the Panthers as Jokinen has posted points in four of his last five games, with two goals and five points in that span. The veteran has 13 goals and 50 points in 69 games this season.
Mar 15 - 7:22 PM

With an assist against the Flyers Saturday night, Jussi Jokinen has now registered a point in 10 consecutive games.

That is a career-high for the 32-year-old Finn. Jokinen has registered 50 points in 68 games and is having a tremendous season.
Mar 13 - 9:32 AM

Jussi Jokinen notched a goal and an assist in Thursday's 6-2 win against Ottawa.

He is riding a nine-game scoring spree. Jokinen has scored a goal in his last two appearances and he has racked up nine assists during his point streak.
Mar 11 - 7:53 AM

If you are looking for a good short-term pick up consider the Panthers' Jussi Jokinen.

He is playing on the team's top line with Jaromir Jagr and Aleksander Barkov while Jonathan Huberdeau recovers from injury. Jokinen has three assists in the Cats' last two games while skating on the top unit.
Feb 27 - 10:33 AM

Jussi Jokinen notched a goal and two assists in a 7-4 win against Buffalo on Tuesday night.

Florida's second line accounted for three goals and five assists in the contest, with Jokinen and Reilly Smith earning three points apiece. Vincent Trocheck registered two helpers in the win. The Panthers needed someone to step up with Aleksander Barkov out of the lineup and Jokinen's line was up to the task.
Feb 10 - 10:37 AM

Jussi Jokinen registered a goal and added an assist in Florida's 5-1 victory over Toronto.

He earned both points during the second period to give the Panthers a 3-1 lead going into the third. Jokinen has four points in a three-game point streak
Jan 27 - 10:33 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Aleksander Barkov
2Vincent Trocheck
3Nick Bjugstad
4Derek MacKenzie
5Greg McKegg
LW1Jonathan Huberdeau
2Jussi Jokinen
3Jared McCann
4Jonathan Marchessault
RW1Jaromir Jagr
2Reilly Smith
3Colton Sceviour
4Shawn Thornton
5Logan Shaw
D1Aaron Ekblad
2Keith Yandle
3Jason Demers
4Mark Pysyk
5Alex Petrovic
6Jakub Kindl
7Michael Matheson
G1Roberto Luongo
2James Reimer
3Reto Berra