Philadelphia Flyers

 
Kimmo Timonen
current status: Off season
Birth Date:March 18, 1975 (39 years old)
Place of Birth:Kuopio, FIN
Shoots:L
Experience:15 years
Drafted:Drafted by Los Angeles in 1993 (10/250).
Acquired:Acquired in a trade with Nashville in 2007.
Season Stats
GP G A Pts +/- PIM PPG SHG GWG TOI S PtsPG
YTD 77 6 29 35 5 32 1 0 1 20:19 152 0.45
Playoffs 7 0 1 1 -2 4 0 0 0 20:01 6 0.14
Scouting Report
Assets: Can log huge minutes and is very durable for his limited size. He competes, is extremely mobile and can rush with the puck or pinch in from the point. Reads the play well, and shoots the puck with accuracy. Will block shots.
Flaws: Does have difficulty at times when opposed to big NHL forwards and is not generally regarded as a physical defender by any stretch of the imagination. Is starting to slow down with overuse over the years.
Career Potential: Savvy veteran big-minute defenseman.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NHL Named to play in the NHL All-Star Game 2011-12, 2007-08, 2006-07, 2003-04
Olympic Olympic Silver Medal 2006 (Finland)
Olympic Olympic Bronze Medal 2014 (Finland), 2010 (Finland), 1998 (Finland)

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