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Simo Saarinen

Simo Saarinen  #21

Defenseman
NUMBER: 21 BIRTHDATE: February 14, 1963
BIRTHPLACE: Helsinki, Finland
DRAFTED: NYR / 1982 NHL Entry Draft
ROUND: 10th   (193rd overall)

CAREER REGULAR SEASON STATISTICS

SEASONTEAMGPGAP+/-PIMPPGSHGGWGSS%
1980-1981 HIFK Helsinki Jr.-Fin-Jr. 219 6 15 31
1980-1981 HIFK Helsinki-Finland 201 0 1 4
1980-1981 Finland-EJC-A 51 1 2 2
1981-1982 HIFK Helsinki-Finland 365 10 15 20
1981-1982 Finland-WJC-A 73 3 6 6
1982-1983 HIFK Helsinki-Finland 369 6 15 24
1982-1983 Finland-WJC-A 73 3 6 4
1983-1984 Olympia-Finland 70 1 1 4
1983-1984 HIFK Helsinki-Finland 367 7 14 32
1983-1984 Finland-Olympics 61 0 1 14
1984-1985Rangers80 0 0 -4 0 0 0 0 80.0
1985-1986 New Haven Nighthawks-AHL 133 4 7 11
1986-1987 HIFK Helsinki-Finland 361 6 7 12
1987-1988 HIFK Helsinki-Finland 398 11 19 27
1987-1988 Finland-Olympics 70 2 2 4
1988-1989 HIFK Helsinki-Finland 341 7 8 14
1988-1989 Finland-WEC-A 50 0 0 2
1989-1990 HIFK Helsinki-Finland 419 11 20 38
1989-1990 Finland-WEC-A 70 3 3 8
1990-1991 HIFK Helsinki-Finland 273 7 10 12
1991-1992 HIFK Helsinki-Finland 435 18 23 14
1991-1992 Finland-Olympics 50 1 1 6
1992-1993 HIFK Helsinki-Finland 467 5 12 22
1993-1994 HIFK Helsinki-Finland 404 5 9 38
1994-1995 HIFK Helsinki-Finland 427 7 14 40
1995-1996 HIFK Helsinki-Finland 304 3 7 32
NHL TOTALS8000-4000080.0

CAREER PLAYOFF STATISTICS

SEASONTEAMGPGAP+/-PIMPPGSHGGWGSS%
1980-1981 HIFK Helsinki-Finland 20 0 0 0 0 00.0
1981-1982 HIFK Helsinki-Finland 81 3 4 0 6
1982-1983 HIFK Helsinki-Finland 90 1 1 0 14 00.0
1983-1984 HIFK Helsinki-Finland 20 0 0 0 0 00.0
1986-1987 HIFK Helsinki-Finland 51 1 2 0 2
1987-1988 HIFK Helsinki-Finland 62 2 4 0 2
1988-1989 HIFK Helsinki-Finland 20 1 1 0 0 00.0
1989-1990 HIFK Helsinki-Finland 20 1 1 0 2 00.0
1991-1992 HIFK Helsinki-Finland 70 0 0 0 2 00.0
1992-1993 HIFK Helsinki-Finland 40 3 3 0 0 00.0
1993-1994 HIFK Helsinki-Finland 30 1 1 0 0 00.0
1994-1995 HIFK Helsinki-Finland 30 0 0 0 2 00.0
1995-1996 HIFK Helsinki-Finland 11 0 1 0 0
Quote of the Day

Because of the way they play and their skill set I don't think they're fourth-line players, so in my mind I'm looking at one of those guys I'll have to move over to the wing.

— Capitals coach Barry Trotz on his four-player battle for second-line center