Kimmo Samuel Timonen is a former Finnish professional ice hockey player who has played 16 seasons in the National Hockey League for the Nashville Predators, Philadelphia Flyers and Chicago Blackhawks teams. Timonen played more than 1,100 games in the NHL before retiring. During his career, Timonen also competed in 3 IIHF World Junior Championships, 7 IIHF World Championships, 2 World Cups and 5 Olympic Games. He won the Stanley Cup with the Chicago Blackhawks in 2015. He will be inducted into the IIHF Hall of Fame in 2020
As a member of the Nashville Predators, he was named to his first NHL All-Star team in 2000. With 222 assists in seven seasons, he set a team record for the Predators. From 2007 until 2014, he was a member of the Philadelphia Flyers, and in 2015, he won his first Stanley Cup with the Chicago Blackhawks.
In 1991, he started his professional career with KalPa in Finland's SM-liiga.
He was a member of the Finnish national team that won silver at the 2006 Olympics and bronze in the 1998, 2010, and 2014 Olympics.
Samuel is his son, and Ella Amelie and Ava Fiona are his daughters.
Paul Kariya, a left winger with the Predators, was his teammate.
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