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Tony Salmelainen

Player Facts
  • Position
    LW/RW
  • Height
    5'9" / 176 cm
  • Weight
    183 lbs / 83 kg
  • Shoots
    R
  • Status
    Retired

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

Team Staff profile of Tony Salmelainen also available

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1995-96 Kiekko-Espoo U16 Jr. C SM-sarja 31 15 10 25 26 |
1996-97 Kiekko-Espoo U16 Jr. C SM-sarja 2 1 0 1 4 |
Kiekko-Espoo U18 Jr. B SM-sarja 30 8 5 13 38 |
Finland U16 (all) “A” International-Jr 6 5 3 8 6 |
1997-98 Kiekko-Espoo U18 Jr. B SM-sarja 5 2 2 4 10 |
HIFK U18 Jr. B SM-sarja 28 23 16 39 30 |
HIFK U20 Jr. A 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 Jr. A 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 Jr. A SM-liiga 1 0 1 1 0 |
HIFK Liiga 1 1 0 1 0 1 |
Finland U20 (all) International-Jr 4 0 0 0 2 |
2000-01 HIFK Liiga 19 1 0 1 2 -2 |
Ilves U20 Jr. A SM-liiga 6 4 5 9 2 |
Ilves 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 Jr. A SM-liiga 2 6 0 6 0 3 |
Ilves 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 |
Finland EHT 3 2 0 2 0 |
2005-06 HIFK “A” Liiga 53 27 28 55 63 26 | Playoffs 12 4 2 6 36 -2
Finland EHT 6 1 0 1 6 |
2006-07 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 57 6 11 17 26 -3 |
Finland EHT 2 0 0 0 0 0 |
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
Finland EHT 3 1 1 2 0 -4 |
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
Finland EHT 3 1 0 1 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 |
2008-09 HC Davos Spengler Cup 4 0 1 1 0 |
2010-11 Genève-Servette HC Spengler Cup 4 0 1 1 0 |
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
Player Career Totals
League GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 203 57 68 125 0.62 67 37 | 20 6 9 15 0.75 0 12
EHT 17 5 1 6 0.35 8 -4 |
EJC-18 6 1 1 2 0.33 0 0 |
ET 4 1 3 4 1.00 4 0 |
Euro HL 1 0 0 0 0.00 0 0 |
International 7 0 0 0 0.00 6 -2 |
International-Jr 40 12 10 22 0.55 26 0 |
Jr. A SM-liiga 35 23 16 39 1.11 47 3 | 10 10 8 18 1.80 10 0
Jr. B SM-sarja 63 33 23 56 0.89 78 0 |
Jr. C SM-sarja 33 16 10 26 0.79 30 0 |
Liiga 155 45 49 94 0.61 99 20 | 18 4 2 6 0.33 38 -5
NHL 70 6 12 18 0.26 30 -4 |
NLA 159 61 68 129 0.81 86 4 | 35 16 16 32 0.91 49 -2
NLB 2 1 2 3 1.50 0 0 | 1 2 0 2 2.00 0 0
Russia 29 3 4 7 0.24 2 -1 | 16 0 0 0 0.00 6 -2
Spengler Cup 8 0 2 2 0.25 0 0 |
WJC-18 6 1 2 3 0.50 8 0 |
WJC-20 7 3 2 5 0.71 6 4 |
Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
11/06/2013
11/06/2013 Confirmed HIFK Retired
07/29/2013
07/29/2013 Confirmed Genève-Servette HIFK
01/03/2010
01/03/2010 Extension Genève-Servette Genève-Servette
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