Timonen is an excellent offensive minded defenseman. He has quick feet and an accurate shot. Timonen is a strong playmaker and a very good player to have on the powerplay. He is also reliable defensively and besides being of smallish stature, he has no major weaknesses in his game.
• 1998-06-26 Traded to Nashville by Los Angeles with Jan Vopat for future considerations
• 2007-06-18 Traded to Philadelphia by Nashville with Scott Hartnell for Nashville's 1st round choice (previously acquired, Nashville selected Jonathon Blum) in 2007 Entry Draft