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Finland Tony Salmelainen

#8 HIFK / Liiga - 13/14
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Database: 904 995 players
Last added: Layna Pereiro
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Hank Crone 17 7 20 27
2. Nathan Smith 18 11 15 26
3. Drew Worrad 16 5 21 26
4. Owen Sillinger 16 9 15 24
5. Louis Boudon 20 8 15 23
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
LW/RW
Age
40
Height
5'9" / 176 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
183 lbs / 83 kg
Nation
Shoots
R
Youth Team
Status
Retired
Highlights
1-time U18 WJC Gold Medal 1
1-time U20 WJC Silver Medal 1

A small and very fast winger. Salmelainen's biggest asset is his exceptional skating. His skating and energetic play style leads to scoring chances. He has good stickhandling skills and good technique. He is a good goal scorer.

Salmelainen's weaknesses are his size, strength and playing off the puck.

Father: Tommi Salmelainen
Brother: Tobias Salmelainen

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Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1995-96 Kiekko-Espoo U16 U16 SM-sarja 31 15 10 25 26 |
1996-97 Kiekko-Espoo U16 U16 SM-sarja 2 1 0 1 4 |
Kiekko-Espoo U18 U18 SM-sarja 30 8 5 13 38 |
Finland U16 (all) “A” International-Jr 6 5 3 8 6 |
1997-98 Kiekko-Espoo U18 U18 SM-sarja 5 2 2 4 10 |
HIFK U18 U18 SM-sarja 28 23 16 39 30 |
HIFK U20 U20 SM-liiga 5 0 0 0 0 |
Finland U17 (all) International-Jr 1 0 0 0 0 |
Finland U18 EJC-18 6 1 1 2 0 |
Finland U18 (all) International-Jr 12 1 3 4 0 |
1998-99 HIFK U20 U20 SM-liiga 21 13 10 23 45 | Relegation 10 10 8 18 10
Finland U18 “A” WJC-18 6 1 2 3 8 0 |
Finland U18 (all) International-Jr 6 1 2 3 8 |
1999-00 HIFK U20 U20 SM-liiga 1 0 1 1 0 |
HIFK SM-liiga 1 1 0 1 0 1 |
Finland U20 (all) International-Jr 4 0 0 0 2 |
2000-01 HIFK SM-liiga 19 1 0 1 2 -2 |
Ilves U20 U20 SM-liiga 6 4 5 9 2 |
Ilves SM-liiga 26 3 10 13 2 -4 | Playoffs 3 0 0 0 0 0
Finland U20 WJC-20 7 3 2 5 6 4 |
Finland U20 (all) International-Jr 11 5 2 7 10 |
2001-02 Ilves U20 U20 SM-liiga 2 6 0 6 0 3 |
Ilves SM-liiga 49 10 9 19 30 0 | Playoffs 3 0 0 0 2 -3
Finland (all) International 7 0 0 0 6 -2 |
2002-03 Hamilton Bulldogs AHL 67 14 19 33 14 17 | Playoffs 17 6 8 14 0 11
2003-04 Edmonton Oilers NHL 13 0 1 1 4 -1 |
Toronto Roadrunners AHL 58 19 25 44 27 10 | Playoffs 3 0 1 1 0 1
2004-05 Edmonton Road Runners AHL 76 22 24 46 26 9 |
2005-06 HIFK “A” SM-liiga 53 27 28 55 63 26 | Playoffs 12 4 2 6 36 -2
2006-07 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 57 6 11 17 26 -3 |
2007-08 Toronto Marlies AHL 2 2 0 2 0 1 |
Lokomotiv Yaroslavl Russia 29 3 4 7 2 -1 | Playoffs 16 0 0 0 6 -2
2008-09 Genève-Servette HC NLA 29 16 12 28 28 | Playoffs 4 1 2 3 2
Lausanne HC NLB 1 0 1 1 0 |
2009-10 Genève-Servette HC NLA 50 25 28 53 14 | Playoffs 18 12 10 22 33
Lausanne HC NLB 0 0 0 0 0 | Playoffs 1 2 0 2 0
2010-11 Genève-Servette HC NLA 43 10 11 21 34 -1 | Playoffs 6 1 4 5 4
2011-12 Genève-Servette HC NLA 30 9 14 23 6 6 |
2012-13 Genève-Servette HC NLA 7 1 3 4 4 -1 | Playoffs 7 2 0 2 10 -2
Lausanne HC NLB 1 1 1 2 0 |
2013-14 HIFK Liiga 7 3 2 5 2 -1 |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1999-00 HIFK Euro HL 1 0 0 0 0 0 |
2004-05 Finland EHT 3 2 0 2 0 |
2005-06 Finland EHT 6 1 0 1 6 |
2006-07 Finland EHT 2 0 0 0 0 0 |
2007-08 Finland EHT 3 1 1 2 0 -4 |
2008-09 HC Davos Spengler Cup 4 0 1 1 0 |
2009-10 Finland EHT 3 1 0 1 2 0 |
2010-11 Genève-Servette HC Spengler Cup 4 0 2 2 2 |
2013-14 HIFK ET 4 1 3 4 4 |
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
2014-15 CP de Meyrin SwissDiv2 Head Coach
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 4 203 57 68 125 0.62 67 37 | 2 20 6 9 15 0.75 0 12
EHT 5 17 5 1 6 0.35 8 -4 | 0
EJC-18 1 6 1 1 2 0.33 0 - | 0
ET 1 4 1 3 4 1.00 4 - | 0
Euro HL 1 1 0 0 0 0.00 0 0 | 0
International 1 7 0 0 0 0.00 6 -2 | 0
International-Jr 5 40 12 10 22 0.55 26 - | 0
SM-liiga (Liiga) 5 155 45 49 94 0.61 99 20 | 3 18 4 2 6 0.33 38 -5
NHL 2 70 6 12 18 0.26 30 -4 | 0
NLA (NL) 5 159 61 68 129 0.81 86 4 | 4 35 16 16 32 0.91 49 -2
Russia 1 29 3 4 7 0.24 2 -1 | 1 16 0 0 0 0.00 6 -2
NLB (SL) 3 2 1 2 3 1.50 0 - | 1 1 2 0 2 2.00 0 -
Spengler Cup 2 8 0 3 3 0.38 2 - | 0
U16 SM-sarja 2 33 16 10 26 0.79 30 - | 0
U18 SM-sarja 2 63 33 23 56 0.89 78 - | 0
U20 SM-liiga (U20 SM-sarja) 5 35 23 16 39 1.11 47 3 | 1 10 10 8 18 1.80 10 -
WJC-18 1 6 1 2 3 0.50 8 0 | 0
WJC-20 1 7 3 2 5 0.71 6 4 | 0
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DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
11/06/2013
11/06/2013 Confirmed HIFK Retired
07/29/2013
07/29/2013 Confirmed Genève-Servette HC HIFK
01/03/2010
01/03/2010 Extension Genève-Servette HC Genève-Servette HC
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