Olli Jokinen C WPG 3 Days
Olli Jokinen scored the only Winnipeg goal in Thursday's 3-1 loss at the hands of the Kings.
Jokinen's 15th marker of the season opened the scoring near the midway point of the second period, but it was all the Jets could muster as Los Angeles scored the game's next three goals en route to victory. Evander Kane and Mark Stuart drew helpers on the goal.
Olli Jokinen C WPG 11 Days
Olli Jokinen is still proud of being a part of Finland's bronze-medal victory at the Winter Olympics.
"Probably one of the biggest things for our country," he said. "Having all those injuries and being the underdogs going into the tournament ... obviously we're disappointed that we were not able to win. But to have something to bring home, getting that medal is a huge thing for us." Jokinen could be a trade candidate for the Jets next week before the March 5 deadline, but he isn't worrying about that.
Olli Jokinen C WPG 17 Days
Olli Jokinen scored a goal in Finland's 2-1 loss to Sweden in the 2014 Winter Games' semifinals.
That gives Jokinen four points in five Olympic games. Sami Vatanen assisted on Jokinen's goal. Finland will now play the loser of the United States versus Canada game for the bronze medal.
Olli Jokinen C WPG 19 Days
There's a chance the Jets could move Olli Jokinen at the March 5 trade deadline.
The 35-year-old veteran is eligible for unrestricted free agency this summer and he does have some value thanks to an improved season during his second tour in Winnipeg. Jokinen registered 14 points in 45 games during the lockout-shortened campaign, but he has 13 goals and 32 points in 60 contests in 2013-14.
Olli Jokinen C WPG 24 Days
Olli Jokinen potted a goal and an assist in Finland's 6-1 win over rival Norway on Friday.
The Jets' center also had an assist in the Finns' opening win vs. Austria, making it three points in two games for the veteran. Jokinen is playing in his fourth Olympic games, registering 18 points in 20 games spanning back to 2002 in Salt Lake City.
Olli Jokinen C WPG 1 Month
Olli Jokinen insists the Winnipeg Jets remain confidence despite being back in the Central Division basement.
The Jets suffered a 4-3 loss to Nashville on Tuesday. There's odds of making the playoffs are slim at this point, but new coach Paul Maurice has an opportunity to spend the remainder of the campaign laying the groundwork for 2014-15.
Olli Jokinen C WPG 2 Months
Olli Jokinen produced a goal and an assist in his return to Calgary.
He spent most of his previous four seasons with the Flames organization prior to joining the Jets. Jokinen has been much more productive in 2013-14 than he was during the lockout-shortened campaign. He already has 13 goals and 31 points in 49 games after he generated just 14 points over 45 contests last year.
Olli Jokinen C WPG 2 Months
Olli Jokinen potted his 10th goal in Thursday's loss to Ottawa.
He scored at the 14:31 mark of the third period to draw the Jets to within one goal of the Senators, but that's as close as they would come in a 4-3 loss. Jokinen, who had just seven goals and seven assists in 45 games last season, already has 26 points in 43 contests this campaign.
Olli Jokinen C WPG 3 Months
Olli Jokinen has been more productive this year than he was during the lockout-shortened campaign.
He has already equaled his total of seven goals and he's increased his assists total from seven to 12. Jokinen has been skating alongside Devin Setoguchi and Chris Thorburn, who has been filling for injured winger Evander Kane, of late. The veteran center has three goals and two helpers in his last four contests.