Jari Kurri scored his 600th career goal in the 1996-97 season and was the eighth player in NHL history to reach this career mark. When Kurri retired he was the highest-scoring European-born player in NHL® history. Kurri played in 17 NHL® seasons from 1980 to 1998 and was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame in 2001. Kurri has signed the back of this authentic CCM jersey on the top segment of the #7 and inscribed "HOF 2001" vertically on the middle segment. His signature and inscription are deemed authentic by virtue of Upper Deck Authenticated's Five-Step Process.