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Sami Salo
Sami Salo
Defenceman
(SA-loh)
Number: 6
Height: 6' 3"
Weight: 215
Shoots: Right
Born: 2 Sep 1974
Birthplace: Turku, Finland
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Acquired: Acquired in a trade from the Ottawa Senators in exchange for winger Peter Schaefer on Sept. 21, 2002
Drafted: OTT / 1996 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 9th (239th overall)

2014 Playoffs
- Skated in 18:41 TOI in Game 1 versus Montreal
- Missed Game 3 with an upper body injury

2013-14 Regular Season
- Ranked first on the Lightning defense for plus/minus (+11)
- Won a Bronze Medal with Team Finland at the 2014 Winter Olympics
- Skated in six Olympic games with Finland, posting an assist and a +2 rating
- Has skated in 100 career NHL playoff games, recording 12 goals and 31 points
- Reached the Stanley Cup Final with Vancouver in 2011




Career Stats
MOST GOALS IN A GAME: (3) Mar. 30/99 vs. PIT
MOST ASSISTS IN A GAME: (3) Three times-latest: Mar. 6/08 vs. NSH
MOST POINTS IN A GAME: (3) Seven times-latest: Oct. 15/11 vs. EDM(2-1-3)
HAT TRICKS: (1) Mar. 30/99 vs. PIT
GAME-WINNING GOALS: (24) latest: Nov. 25/11 at PHX
POWER PLAY GOALS: (52) latest:Dec. 8/11 at MTL
SHORTHANDED GOALS: (1) Dec. 18/01 at CAR
OVERTIME POINTS: (7-8-15)br /> SHOOTOUT RECORD: 0/1
PENALTY SHOT RECORD: 0/0