Jussi Jokinen RUMORS & NEWS

  • Jussi Jokinen could return Thursday for Panthers against Leafs

    Miami Herald "Just as the Panthers started to get some key players back from injuries, more began to fall. On Monday, the Panthers said center Derek MacKenzie would miss at least a week or two after fracturing his foot blocking a shot in Saturday’s shootout win over the Flyers. In Monday’s loss to the..." March 17

  • Panthers’ Jokinen criticizes NHL over Barkov hit from Abdelkader

    Sportsnet "One day later the Florida Panthers were still seething about the Justin Abdelkader hit that sidelined top centre Aleksander Barkov with an upper-body injury. This time the frustration was directed at the NHL, with veteran forward Jussi Jokinen expressing frustration that the Detroit Red Wings..." February 10

  • Jokinen's veteran presence pays off for Penguins

    Pittsburgh Tribune Review "Stanley Cup playoff runs are synonymous with unsung heroes. Jussi Jokinen is taking his turn. The veteran forward, a solid contributor since being acquired last April, is playing a starring role this spring. Jokinen and the Penguins can advance to the Eastern Conference final for a second..." May 09

  • Penguins acquire Jussi Jokinen from Canes

    TSN "The Carolina Hurricanes have traded forward Jussi Jokinen to the Pittsburgh Penguins in exchange or a conditional draft pick, pending a trade call. The 30-year-old Jokinen cleared was placed on waivers and cleared a little more than a week before the trade deadline. The Hurricanes are..." April 03

  • Penguins continue to deal, add forward Jokinen from Carolina

    Pittsburgh Post-Gazette "The Penguins have acquired forward Jussi Jokinen from Carolina for a conditional draft choice. Jokinen was on waivers last week, but went unclaimed. Jokinen, who turned 30 two days ago, has six goals and five assists in 33 games this season. His most productive season was 2009-10, when he..." April 03

  • Hurricanes put Jussi Jokinen on waivers

    Raleigh News & Observer "While making a long-term commitment to keep forward Alexander Semin, the Carolina Hurricanes may soon be parting with another veteran forward. The Hurricanes on Tuesday placed Jussi Jokinen on waivers. NHL teams have until noon Wednesday to claim Jokinen, who has scored some of the most..." March 27