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Jussi Markkanen
Jussi Markkanen
Goaltender
Number: 40
Height: 6' 0"
Weight: 182
Catches: Left
Born: May 8, 1975
Birthplace: Imatra, Finland
Hometown: Imatra, Finland
Acquired: Traded to Rangers by Edmonton with 2004 fourth-round draft pick in exchange for rights to Brian Leetch, who was due to become an unrestricted free agent, on June 30, 2003.
Drafted: EDM / 2001 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 5th (133rd overall)


Traded to NY Rangers by Edmonton with Edmonton's 4th round choice (later traded to Toronto Toronto selected Roman Kukumberg) for Brian Leetch, June 30, 2003. Traded to Edmonton by NY Rangers with Petr Nedved for Steve Valiquette, Dwight Helminen and Edmonton's 2nd round compensatory choice (Dane Byers) in 2004 Entry Draft, March 3, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Togliatti (Russia), September 25, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Jokerit Helsinki (Finland), July 30, 2007.