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Sami Salo #6 - D

Tampa Bay

  • Age: 39
  • DOB: 1974/09/02
  • POB: Turku, Finland
  • Height: 6-3 Weight: 215lbs
  • Shoots: R
  • NHL Seasons: 14
  • Drafted by Ottawa in 1996 (9/239).
  • Current Status: On roster
GPGAPTS+/-PPGPPASHGSHAGWGPIMShotsPCTHits
Year to date7141317110600018814.9457
Playoffs1000-10000000NaN-

Honours and Awards

2014Olympic - Olympic Bronze Medal
2010Olympic - Olympic Bronze Medal
2006Olympic - Olympic Silver Medal
1998-99NHL - All-Rookie Team

Transactions / Injuries / Suspensions

2014/04/13Missed 2 games (upper body injury).
2014/04/10Upper body injury, day-to-day.
2014/01/16Missed 2 games (ankle injury).
2014/01/13Ankle injury, day-to-day.
2014/01/05Missed 4 games (upper body injury).
2013/12/28Upper body injury, day-to-day.
2013/11/16Missed 2 games (lower body injury).
2013/11/12Lower body injury, day-to-day.
2013/10/05Missed 1 game (upper body injury).
2013/10/03Upper body injury, day-to-day.
2013/03/04Missed 2 games (lower body injury).
2013/02/28Lower body injury, day-to-day.
2012/07/01Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Tampa Bay Lightning to a two-year contract.
2012/01/24Missed 6 games (concussion).
2012/01/09Concussion, sidelined indefinitely.
2011/12/04Missed 1 game (groin).
2011/12/01Groin, day-to-day.
2011/11/10Missed 3 games (groin).
2011/11/03Groin, day-to-day.
2011/07/01Re-signed by the Vancouver Canucks to a one-year contract.
2011/05/05Missed the last 4 playoff games (leg injury).
2011/04/26Leg injury, day-to-day.
2011/02/12Missed 55 games (achilles' tendon).
2011/02/11Recalled from Manitoba (AHL).
2011/02/04Loaned to Manitoba (AHL) for conditioning
2010/09/17Achilles' tendon, injured reserve.
2010/04/15Missed 2 games (leg injury).
2010/04/10Leg injury, day-to-day.
2010/02/02Missed 4 games (groin).
2010/01/23Groin, day-to-day.
2010/01/11Missed 1 game (eye injury).
2010/01/09Eye injury, day-to-day.
2009/10/29Missed 7 games (sprained right MCL).
2009/10/13Sprained right MCL, late November.
2009/05/09Missed 2 playoff games (lower body injury).
2009/05/05Lower body injury, day-to-day.
2009/04/30Missed 1 playoff game (undisclosed)
2009/04/21Undisclosed, day-to-day.
2009/01/20Missed 15 games (broken rib).
2008/12/20Broken rib, late January.
2008/12/09Groin, day-to-day.
2008/11/24Missed 2 games (undisclosed).
2008/11/20Undisclosed, day-to-day.
2008/10/28Missed 2 games (groin).
2008/10/21Groin, day-to-day.
2008/02/05Missed 2 games (groin).
2008/01/31Groin, day-to-day.
2007/11/23Missed 8 games (broken nose).
2007/11/03Broken nose, sidelined indefinitely.
2007/10/24Missed 9 games (left wrist injury).
2007/09/17Left wrist injury, sidelined indefinitely.
2007/04/29Missed Game 1 and 2 of Round Two against the Anaheim Ducks (flu).
2007/04/25Flu, day-to-day.
2007/04/03Missed 2 games (groin).
2007/03/29Groin, day-to-day.
2007/03/29Re-signed by the Vancouver Canucks to a four-year contract.
2007/03/27Missed 3 games (groin).
2007/03/19Groin, day-to-day.
2006/12/21Missed 6 games (shoulder injury).
2006/12/08Shoulder injury, day-to-day.
2006/11/11Missed 3 games (left knee injury).
2006/11/03Left knee injury, day-to-day.
2006/10/16Missed 1 game (groin).
2006/10/13Groin, day-to-day.
2006/04/15Missed the last 23 games of the regular season (shoulder injury).
2006/02/23Shoulder injury, day-to-day.
2005/08/15Re-signed as a restricted free agent by the Vancouver Canucks to a two-year contract.
2004/09/15NHL lockout: Signed with the Frolunda HC of the Elitserien Hockey League (Sweden).
2004/01/11Missed 8 games (leg injury).
2003/12/27Leg injury, day-to-day.
2003/12/26Leg injury, left Friday's game.
2003/07/17Re-signed by the Vancouver Canucks to a two-year contract.
2003/02/22Missed 2 games (shoulder injury).
2003/02/18Shoulder injury, day-to-day.
2002/12/07Missed 1 game (groin).
2002/12/04Groin, day-to-day.
2002/09/21Acquired from the Ottawa Senators.
2002/07/31Re-signed by the Ottawa Senators to a one-year contract.
2002/03/27Missed 1 game (back spasms).
2002/03/24Back spasms, day-to-day.
2002/03/19Missed 5 games (back spasms).
2002/03/10Back spasms, day-to-day.
2002/01/11Missed 6 games (broken finger).
2001/12/29Broken finger, day-to-day.
2001/10/20Missed 1 game (flu).
2001/10/18Flu, day-to-day.
2001/10/09Missed 3 games (groin).
2001/10/02Groin, sidelined indefinitely.
2001/04/13Missed the last 3 games of the regular season (knee injury).
2001/04/03Knee injury, day-to-day.
2001/03/24Missed 1 game (foot injury).
2001/03/22Foot injury, day-to-day.
2001/03/10Missed 38 games (left shoulder surgery).
2000/12/14Left shoulder surgery, mid-March.
2000/12/02Missed 6 games (shoulder injury).
2000/11/18Shoulder injury, early December.
2000/10/13Missed 2 games (right ankle injury).
2000/10/05Right ankle injury, sidelined indefinitely.

Trades

2012/07/01Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Tampa Bay Lightning.
2002/09/21Ottawa Senators traded Sami Salo to the Vancouver Canucks for Peter Schaefer.
1996/06/22Drafted by the Ottawa Senators in the 9th round (239th overall) in 1996.

Career Stats

YearTeamLeagueGPGAPTS+/-PPGPPASHGSHAGWGPIMShotsPCTHits
2013-14Tampa BayNHL7141317110600018814.9457
2013-14FinlandOlympic601120-0-0011.00-
2012-13Tampa BayNHL462151751600016484.1740
2011-12VancouverNHL6991625777003101366.6229
2010-11VancouverNHL27347-31200014397.696
2010-11ManitobaAHL3202-21-0--2450.00-
2009-10VancouverNHL68919281467023181197.5643
2009-10FinlandOlympic611221-0-04147.14-
2008-09VancouverNHL6052025559002261104.5546
2007-08VancouverNHL63817258611011381226.56-
2006-07VancouverNHL6714233721513006261439.79-
2005-06VancouverNHL591023339911012381407.14-
2005-06FinlandOlympic6134------0---
2004-05FrolundaSwe416814101-1-3181095.50-
2004-05FinlandW-Cup6011------2---
2003-04VancouverNHL74719268510012221434.90-
2002-03VancouverNHL7992130945041101267.14-
2001-02OttawaNHL6641418115102141223.28-
2000-01OttawaNHL3121618911100010613.28-
1999-00OttawaNHL3768146320-12857.06-
1998-99OttawaNHL61712192026001241066.60-
1998-99DetroitIHL502210-0-0012.00-
1997-98JokeritFin35358------24---
1996-97TPSFin489615------10---
1995-96TPSFin4771421------32---
1994-95TPSFin7123------6---
TotalNHL8789924033913056-1-2428615816.26-
TotalAHL3202-21-0--2450.00-
TotalIHL502210-0-0012.00-
TotalSwe416814101-1-3181095.50-
TotalFin137202747------72---

Career Playoff Stats

YearTeamLeagueGPGAPTS+/-PPGPPASHGSHAGWGPIMShotsPCTHits
2013-14Tampa BayNHL1000-10000000NaN-
2012-13Tampa BayNHL--------------
2011-12VancouverNHL5000-30000025.00-
2010-11VancouverNHL21325-4320012339.09-
2010-11ManitobaAHL--------------
2009-10VancouverNHL121562110002185.56-
2008-09VancouverNHL734702300221225.00-
2007-08VancouverNHL--------------
2006-07VancouverNHL100110000-0427.00-
2005-06VancouverNHL--------------
2004-05FrolundaSwe14167171-0-02412.44-
2003-04VancouverNHL7123-3120002195.26-
2002-03VancouverNHL12134-2020100195.26-
2001-02OttawaNHL1221340000041910.53-
2000-01OttawaNHL400000-0-0014.00-
1999-00OttawaNHL6112-81-0-00195.26-
1998-99OttawaNHL4000-30-0-0010.00-
1998-99DetroitIHL--------------
1997-98JokeritFin8011------2---
1996-97TPSFin10235------4---
1995-96TPSFin11134------8---
1994-95TPSFin1000------0---
TotalNHL101121931-188-0-3181956.15-
TotalSwe14167171-0-02412.44-
TotalFin303710------14---

Legend:

GP - games played
G - goals
A - assists
PTS - points
+/- - plus minus
PPG - power play goals
PPA - power play assists
SHG - short handed goals
SHA - short handed assists
GWG - game winning goals
PIM - penalties in minutes
PCT - shooting percentage


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