HEIGHT: 6' 2"
BIRTHPLACE: Kuopio, FIN
DRAFTED: LAK: 1997-3 overall
*Serving fourth season as team Captain
*Scored three points (1-2-3) to tie Scott Mellanby for the franchise points record of 354 points as a Panther on Oct. 13 vs. Tampa Bay.
*Had a four-game point streak from Oct. 6 - 13 (2-4-6).
*Scored two goals to become Florida's all-time points (355) and goals (158) leader on Oct. 24 vs. Philadelphia.
*Scored two goals, the second was his 400th career point on Oct. 27 at Nashville.
*Scored three points (1-2-3) on Oct. 31 vs. Carolina.
*Scored three more points (1-2-3) on Nov. 5 vs. Tampa Bay, his 500th game as a Panther.
*Had a 5-game point streak from Oct. 27 - Nov. 5 (5-5-10).
*Recorded the shootout GWG in the 5th round on Nov. 23 vs. NY Rangers.
* Scored two goals and an assist on his birthday, Dec. 5 vs. Ottawa.
*Had a five-game point streak (5-2-7) from Nov. 29 - Dec. 11.
*Had a seven-game point streak (4-4-8).
*Scored the Shootout GWG on Jan. 10 at Atlanta.
*Scored a goal and an assist, the 200th goal of his career and 400th point as a Panther on Feb. 5, 2008.
*Scored his 30th goal of the season, a GWG in overtime on Feb. 23 at Philadelphia.
*Posted back-to-back 2 assist games on Mar. 6 vs. Pittsburgh and Mar. 8 vs. Atlanta.
*Scored the GWG on the PP on March 14 vs. NY Rangers.
*Scored the GWG, his 70th point of the year on March 22 vs. Tampa Bay.
Completed his ninth NHL season, sixth with Florida and served as Team Captain for the third consecutive year.
Was one of six Panthers to play in all 82 games (Allen, Bouwmeester, Horton, Gelinas, Salei).
Currently has played in 294 consecutive games.
Led the team in GWG (8) and posted career highs in goals (39), assists (52) and points (91).
Was one of only three NHL players to record three hat-tricks (Jonathan Cheechoo SJ and Dany Heatley OTT).
Recorded a franchise record six-point game (2-4-6) on March 17 vs. NY Islanders.
His 91 points rank as the third most in Panthers history behind Pavel Bures 92 points in 2000-01 and 94 points in 1999-00.
Ranked among NHL leaders with 91 points (14th), 39 goals (T-11th), 8 GWG (T-7th), 351 shots on goal (2nd) and 58 points at home (4th).
Nominated for the Masterton Trophy.
Named Sziro Jewelry Three Star Player of the Year.
Recorded his 300th career NHL point on Oct. 6 vs. Boston.
Recorded his 200th career NHL assist on Feb. 24 vs. Boston.
Scored his 150th career NHL goal on Dec. 23 vs. Carolina.
Ranks among Floridas all-time franchise leaders with 347 points (2nd), 154 goals (2nd), 194 assists (3rd), 31 GWG (1st),
46 PPG (2nd), and 294 consecutive games played (2nd).
Scored a goal in a career-best five consecutive games from March 17 March 27.
Recorded a point in eight consecutive games from March 17 April 1.
Recorded 25 multi-point games.