SAMI SALO

Retired

Defense
Estimated Career Earnings Tooltip : $29,311,097
BORN: Sep. 2, 1974
BIRTHPLACE: Turku, Finland
NATIONALITY: FinlandFinland
HEIGHT:
6'3"
191cm
WEIGHT:
215 lbs
98kg
SHOOTS:Right
AGE: 47
ELC SIGNING AGE: -
WAIVERS SIGNING AGE: -
DRAFT YEAR: 1996
DRAFTED OVERALL: 239
DRAFT ROUND: 9
DRAFTED BY: Logo of the Ottawa SenatorsOTT
SUMMARY

Sami Salo is a 47 year old defense who was born on Sep. 2, 1974. He was drafted 239th overall by the Ottawa Senators in the 9th round of the 1996 entry draft. He has signed 4 contracts worth a total value of $26,500,000. Over a career that spans 15 seasons (with at least 1 NHL GP), he has a total 339 Pts in 878 GP, and 31 playoffs Pts in 102 GP.

CONTRACT HISTORY

HISTORICAL SALARY
SOURCE: USA Today
SEASONSALARY
2000-01$700,000
2001-02$800,000
2002-03$880,000
2003-04$1,675,000
TOTAL$4,055,000
STANDARD CONTRACT
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SIGNED BY: Dave Nonis
LENGTH: 2 YEARS
EXPIRY STATUS: UFA
SIGNING TEAM: Logo of the Vancouver CanucksVancouver Canucks
VALUE: $3,000,000
C.H.% Tooltip: 3.85
SIGNING DATE: Aug. 15, 2005
SOURCE: CapGeek

Sami Salo signed a 2 year, $3,000,000 contract with the Vancouver Canucks on Aug. 15, 2005. The contract has a cap hit of $1,500,000.

SEASONCLAUSECAP HITTooltipAAV TooltipP. BONUSESTooltipS. BONUSESTooltipBASE SALARYTooltipTOTAL SALARYTooltipMINORS SALTooltip
2005-06$1,500,000$1,500,000$0$0$1,500,000$1,500,000$1,500,000
2006-07$1,500,000$1,500,000$0$0$1,500,000$1,500,000$1,500,000
TOTAL$3,000,000$3,000,000$0$0$3,000,000$3,000,000$3,000,000
STANDARD CONTRACT (EXTENSION)
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SIGNED BY: Dave Nonis
LENGTH: 4 YEARS
EXPIRY STATUS: UFA
SIGNING TEAM: Logo of the Vancouver CanucksVancouver Canucks
VALUE: $14,000,000
C.H.% Tooltip: 7.95
SIGNING DATE: Mar. 30, 2007
SOURCE: CapGeek

Sami Salo signed a 4 year, $14,000,000 contract with the Vancouver Canucks on Mar. 30, 2007. The contract has a cap hit of $3,500,000.

SEASONCLAUSECAP HITTooltipAAV TooltipP. BONUSESTooltipS. BONUSESTooltipBASE SALARYTooltipTOTAL SALARYTooltipMINORS SALTooltip
2007-08NTC$3,500,000$3,500,000$0$0$3,000,000$3,000,000$3,000,000
2008-09NTC$3,500,000$3,500,000$0$0$3,750,000$3,750,000$3,750,000
2009-10NTC$3,500,000$3,500,000$0$0$3,750,000$3,750,000$3,750,000
2010-11NTC$3,500,000$3,500,000$0$0$3,500,000$3,500,000$3,500,000
TOTAL$14,000,000$14,000,000$0$0$14,000,000$14,000,000$14,000,000
35+ CONTRACT
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SIGNED BY: Mike Gillis
LENGTH: 1 YEAR
EXPIRY STATUS: UFA
SIGNING TEAM: Logo of the Vancouver CanucksVancouver Canucks
VALUE: $2,000,000
C.H.% Tooltip: 3.11
SIGNING DATE: Jul. 1, 2011
SOURCE: CapGeek

Sami Salo signed a 1 year, $2,000,000 contract with the Vancouver Canucks on Jul. 1, 2011. The contract has a cap hit of $2,000,000.

SEASONCLAUSECAP HITTooltipAAV TooltipP. BONUSESTooltipS. BONUSESTooltipBASE SALARYTooltipTOTAL SALARYTooltipMINORS SALTooltip
2011-12NMC$2,000,000$2,000,000$0$0$2,000,000$2,000,000$2,000,000
TOTAL$2,000,000$2,000,000$0$0$2,000,000$2,000,000$2,000,000
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SIGNED BY: Steve Yzerman
LENGTH: 2 YEARS
EXPIRY STATUS: UFA
SIGNING TEAM: Logo of the Tampa Bay LightningTampa Bay Lightning
VALUE: $7,500,000
C.H.% Tooltip: 6.25
SIGNING DATE: Jul. 1, 2012
SOURCE: CapGeek

Sami Salo signed a 2 year, $7,500,000 contract with the Tampa Bay Lightning on Jul. 1, 2012. The contract has a cap hit of $3,750,000.

SEASONCLAUSECAP HITTooltipAAV TooltipP. BONUSESTooltipS. BONUSESTooltipBASE SALARYTooltipTOTAL SALARYTooltipMINORS SALTooltip
2012-13M-NTC, NMC$3,750,000$3,750,000$0$1,000,000$3,000,000$4,000,000$4,000,000
2013-14M-NTC, NMC$3,750,000$3,750,000$0$0$3,500,000$3,500,000$3,500,000
TOTAL$7,500,000$7,500,000$0$1,000,000$6,500,000$7,500,000$7,500,000

SALARY PROGRESSION

CAREER STATS

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SEASONTEAMLEAGUEGPGAP+/-PIMPLAYOFFSGPGAP+/-PIMTOIGixGxG±/60RelxG±/60C±/60RelC±/60TOIGixGxG±/60RelxG±/60C±/60RelC±/60
1992-93Kiekko-67 U20U20 I-divisioona219413-4|-------|-------
1993-94TPS U20U20 SM-sarja36713201916|PLAYOFFS7011-410-------|-------
1994-95TPSLiiga712326|PLAYOFFS100000-------|-------
Kiekko-67I-divisioona19426-4|-------|-------
TPS U20U20 SM-sarja14134-6|-------|-------
1995-96TPSLiiga4771421-232|PLAYOFFS1113438-------|-------
1996-97TPSLiiga4896151710|PLAYOFFS1023594-------|-------
TPSEuro HL602226|PLAYOFFS20000-------|-------
1997-98JokeritLiiga35358-410|PLAYOFFS8011-12-------|-------
1998-99Logo of the Ottawa SenatorsOttawa SenatorsNHL61712192024|PLAYOFFS4000-30-------|-------
Detroit VipersIHL502210|-------|-------
1999-00Logo of the Ottawa SenatorsOttawa SenatorsNHL37681462|PLAYOFFS6112-80-------|-------
2000-01Logo of the Ottawa SenatorsOttawa SenatorsNHL3121618910|PLAYOFFS400000-------|-------
FinlandWC936996|-------|-------
2001-02Logo of the Ottawa SenatorsOttawa SenatorsNHL6641418114|PLAYOFFS1221344-------|-------
Finland (all)International4000-10|-------|-------
FinlandOG4000-10|-------|-------
2002-03Logo of the Vancouver CanucksVancouver CanucksNHL7992130910|PLAYOFFS12134-20-------|-------
2003-04Logo of the Vancouver CanucksVancouver CanucksNHL7471926822|PLAYOFFS7123-32-------|-------
FinlandWC703310|-------|-------
2004-05Frölunda HCSHL4168141018|PLAYOFFS14167172-------|-------
FinlandWCup6011-2|-------|-------
2005-06Logo of the Vancouver CanucksVancouver CanucksNHL59102333938|-------|-------
Finland (all)International613440|-------|-------
FinlandOG613440|-------|-------
2006-07Logo of the Vancouver CanucksVancouver CanucksNHL671423372126|PLAYOFFS1001104-------|-------
2007-08Logo of the Vancouver CanucksVancouver CanucksNHL6381725838|16:2521.93-0.26-0.09-8.22-4.09|-------
2008-09Logo of the Vancouver CanucksVancouver CanucksNHL6052025526|PLAYOFFS73470214:1201.550.160.152.913.01|12:4210.400.560.63-8.83-5.01
2009-10Logo of the Vancouver CanucksVancouver CanucksNHL68919281418|PLAYOFFS121562215:0331.74-0.13-0.24-2.29-6.87|14:4800.34-0.05-0.207.51-1.91
Finland (all)International611224|-------|-------
FinlandOG611224|-------|-------
2010-11Logo of the Vancouver CanucksVancouver CanucksNHL27347-314|PLAYOFFS21325-4215:4220.75-0.74-0.800.57-7.80|14:3100.820.01-0.091.62-4.09
Manitoba MooseAHL3202-22|-------|-------
2011-12Logo of the Vancouver CanucksVancouver CanucksNHL6991625710|PLAYOFFS5000-3215:2421.95-0.27-0.145.68-2.60|13:2300.05-1.91-1.13-14.11-23.29
2012-13Logo of the Tampa Bay LightningTampa Bay LightningNHL4621517516|16:1210.99-0.43-0.34-12.31-5.01|-------
2013-14Logo of the Tampa Bay LightningTampa Bay LightningNHL71413171118|PLAYOFFS2000-2014:0731.860.420.324.380.37|14:3100.03-2.00-1.44-29.66-20.47
Finland (all)International601120|-------|-------
FinlandOG601120|-------|-------
NHL TOTALNHL87899240339130286|PLAYOFFS102121931-1918PLAYOFFS
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