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Ville Peltonen

#18 / Left Wing / Florida Panthers

5-11

182

May 24, 1973


GP G A P +/- PIM PPG SHG GWG GTG SOG PCT
2008 - Ville Peltonen 79 12 19 31 6 31 0 0 1 0 121 9.9


2008-09 Cap Hit: $1,100,000

Pros:

  • Won the Jarmo Wasama Trophy in 1993, aka the "Jarmi"
  • Had a career high 72 points in 48 games with Lugano in 2003-04
  • Leading scorer of the Swedish Elite League in 1998
  • Had three 2-point games with the Panthers in 2008-09
  • Olli Jokinen's linemate in numerous tournaments
  • Happy Birthday tomorrow!
  • Has a fear of rotating beacons, primarily on firetrucks

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Cons:

  • Olli Jokinen's linemate in numerous tournaments
  • Had three 2-point games with the Panthers in 2008-09
  • Will be 36 years old - tomorrow! Happy Birthday, VP!
  • Career points to far better success on international ice

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