"He reminds me of Lidstrom a little bit," Lilja said. "Same type -- they never really run anybody over and they never get run over -- they're always in the right spot and one step ahead of everybody else. It's fun to watch him play."
Kimmo Timonen Providing Excellence, Leadership To Flyers' Blueline
Timonen may be 'underappreciated' in the limited amount of attention he receives outside of the Philadelphia area, but his value is well known throughout the League. His leadership and warrior-mentality are invaluable on a young Flyers' blueline.