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Jani Rita
Jani Rita
Left Wing
(REETA, YA-nee)
Number: 28
Height: 6' 1"
Weight: 206
Shoots: Right
Born: Jul 25, 1981
Birthplace: Helsinki, Finland
Acquired: Acquired by the Penguins with Cory Cross from Edmonton in exchange for Dick Tarnstrom on January 26, 2006.
Drafted: EDM / 1999 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 1st (13th overall)


LAST FIVE (5gp, 0g, 0a, 0pts, E)br>
05-06 HIGHLIGHTS
Scored his first goal of the season and was plus-1 with two shots Oct. 14 vs. Dallas...Scored his second goal of the season and was plus-1 with three shots Nov. 4 @ St. Louis...Notched his third goal of the season and was plus-1 with one shot Jan. 3 vs. Chicago...Scored his fourth goal of the season (first as a Penguin) and added an assist and was plus-2 with two shots Mar. 1 vs. Ottawa...Added an assist and was plus-1 with no shots Mar. 4 vs. Carolina...Added an assist and was even with two shots Mar. 11 vs. New Jersey...Tallied his fourth assist of the season and was plus-1 with one shot Mar. 12 vs. Philadelphia...Scored his fifth goal of the season and was even with one shot Mar. 16 @ New Jersey...Scored his sixth goal of the season and was minus-1 with two shots Apr. 5 @ New Jersey

HAS BEEN PLUS OR EVEN IN 40 OF 51 GAMES

05-06 & CAREER vs. TORONTO: 2gp, 0g, 0a, 0pts, 2pim
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