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Tony Salmelainen

Tony Salmelainen  #20

Left Wing
NUMBER: 20 BIRTHDATE: August 8, 1981
HEIGHT: 5' 9" BIRTHPLACE: Espoo, Finland
WEIGHT: 185 DRAFTED: EDM / 1999 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 2nd   (41st overall)

LAST 5 GAMES  2006-2007 

 GAP+/-PIMPPGSHGSS%ShiftsTOIFO%
Apr 8 '07 CHI @ DAL011100001410:43
Apr 7 '07 CHI @ DET000-100020.0117:58
Apr 5 '07 DET @ CHI011100002012:06
Apr 3 '07 CHI @ NSH000000010.01713:19
Apr 1 '07 EDM @ CHI000020010.0116:00

CAREER REGULAR SEASON STATISTICS

SEASONTEAMGPGAP+/-PIMPPGSHGGWGSS%
1996-1997 Kiekko-Espoo U18-Fin-U18 308 5 13 38
1997-1998 Kiekko-Espoo U18-Fin-U18 52 2 4 10
1997-1998 HIFK Helsinki U18-Fin-U18 2823 16 39 30
1997-1998 HIFK Helsinki Jr.-Fin-Jr. 50 0 0 0
1997-1998 Finland-EJC-A 61 1 2 0
1998-1999 HIFK Helsinki U18-Fin-U18 65 4 9 16
1998-1999 HIFK Helsinki Jr.-Fin-Jr. 3123 18 41 55
1998-1999 Finland-WJ18-A 61 2 3 8
1999-2000 HIFK Helsinki Jr.-Fin-Jr. 10 1 1 0
1999-2000 HIFK Helsinki-Finland 11 0 1 0
1999-2000 HIFK Helsinki-EuroHL 10 0 0 0
2000-2001 HIFK Helsinki Jr.-Fin-Jr. 33 3 6 0
2000-2001 HIFK Helsinki-Finland 191 0 1 6
2000-2001 Ilves Tampere Jr.-Fin-Jr. 31 2 3 2
2000-2001 Ilves Tampere-Finland 263 10 13 4
2000-2001 Finland-WJC-A 73 2 5 6
2001-2002 Ilves Tampere Jr.-Fin-Jr. 26 0 6 0
2001-2002 Ilves Tampere-Finland 4910 9 19 32
2002-2003 Hamilton Bulldogs-AHL 6714 19 33 17 14 5 0 0 10513.3
2003-2004Oilers130 1 1 -1 4 0 0 0 170.0
2003-2004 Toronto Roadrunners-AHL 5819 25 44 11 27 8 0 2
2004-2005 Edmonton Roadrunners-AHL 7622 24 46 9 26 4 0 4
2005-2006 HIFK Helsinki-Finland 5327 28 55 63
2006-2007Blackhawks576 11 17 -3 26 0 0 1 5411.1
2007-2008 Toronto Marlies-AHL 22 0 2 1 0 0 0
2007-2008 Lokomotiv Yaroslavl-Russia 293 4 7 2
2008-2009 HC Geneve-Servette-Swiss 2916 12 28 28
2009-2010 HC Geneve-Servette-Swiss 5025 28 53 14
2010-2011 HC Geneve-Servette-Swiss 4310 11 21 34
2011-2012 HC Geneve-Servette-Swiss 309 14 23 6
2012-2013 HC Geneve-Servette-Swiss 71 3 4 4
2013-2014 HIFK Helsinki-Finland 73 2 5 2
NHL TOTALS7061218-430001718.5

CAREER PLAYOFF STATISTICS

SEASONTEAMGPGAP+/-PIMPPGSHGGWGSS%
1998-1999 HIFK Helsinki U18-Fin-U18 21 2 3 0 12
2000-2001 Ilves Tampere-Finland 30 0 0 0 0 00.0
2001-2002 Ilves Tampere-Finland 30 0 0 0 2 00.0
2002-2003 Hamilton Bulldogs-AHL 176 8 14 11 0 0 0 1 4613.0
2003-2004 Toronto Roadrunners-AHL 30 1 1 1 0 0 0 0
2005-2006 HIFK Helsinki-Finland 124 2 6 36
2007-2008 Toronto Marlies-AHL
2007-2008 Lokomotiv Yaroslavl-Russia 160 0 0 6
2008-2009 HC Geneve-Servette-Swiss 41 2 3 2
2009-2010 HC Geneve-Servette-Swiss 1812 10 22 33
2010-2011 HC Geneve-Servette-Swiss 61 4 5 4
2012-2013 HC Geneve-Servette-Swiss 72 0 2 10
Quote of the Day

He seemed to thrive on his own and didn't really need any push from me. I certainly don't want to get in the way of the coaches. You see how that goes sometimes. I never really worried about it and just enjoyed the ride.

— David Ekblad on his son's [Aaron Ekblad] journey to the NHL, signing with the Florida Panthers