Sami Salo
Sami Salo
Tampa Bay Lightning - Defenseman
NUMBER: 6
HEIGHT: 6' 3"
WEIGHT: 215
Shoots: Right
BIRTHDATE: 09/02/1974
AGE: 39
BIRTHPLACE: Turku, FIN
DRAFTED: OTT: 1996-239 overall

TEAMGPGAP+/-PIMPPSHGWG
REGULAR SEASON
VAN 27347 -3 14100
PLAYOFFS
VAN 21325 -4 2301
GP G A P +/- PIM PPG SHG GWG
REGULAR SEASON
878 99 240 339 130 286 56 1 24
PLAYOFFS
102 12 19 31 -19 18 8 0 3
NHL All-Rookie Team (1999) Missed majority of 1999-2000 due to wrist injury vs. Philadelphia, November 28, 1999. Missed majority of 2000-01 due to shoulder injury vs. Atlanta, December 14, 2000. Traded to Vancouver by Ottawa for Peter Schaefer, September 21, 2002. Signed as a free agent by Frolunda (Sweden), September 24, 2004. Missed majority of 2010-11 due to torn achilles tendon during off-season training, July 22, 2010. Signed as a free agent by Tampa Bay, July 1, 2012.