Eliteprospects
Finland Niklas Salo
#82 Borås HC / HockeyEttan - 20/21
Date of Birth
Position
LW/RW
Age
27
Height
5'7" / 170 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
154 lbs / 70 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
Contract
20/21

Salo is a typical small winger. A swift and agile skater with a good set of hands. The small frame poses certain limitations, namely to reach and physical play. Has been able to adjust and elevate his game from junior hockey. (EP 2018)

© Photo: Timo Savela

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2008-09 TPS U16 U16 SM-sarja 13 2 11 13 0 | Playoffs 6 1 2 3 0
2009-10 TPS U16 U16 SM-sarja Q 7 7 27 34 2 |
TPS U16 U16 SM-sarja 26 17 30 47 8 | Playoffs 7 2 1 3 0
2010-11 TPS U18 U18 SM-sarja Q 9 2 6 8 0 |
TPS U18 U18 SM-sarja 25 9 14 23 12 | Playoffs 13 6 7 13 0
Finland U17 (all) International-Jr 4 0 0 0 2 |
2011-12 TPS U18 U18 SM-sarja Q 5 3 1 4 2 |
TPS U18 U18 SM-sarja 27 14 21 35 12 | Playoffs 8 1 6 7 2
TPS U20 “A” U20 SM-liiga 10 1 0 1 2 4 |
2012-13 TPS U20 “A” U20 SM-liiga 45 9 14 23 12 3 | Playoffs 9 0 7 7 2 0
2013-14 TPS U20 “A” U20 SM-liiga 45 14 20 34 4 13 | Playoffs 3 0 0 0 0 0
TPS Liiga 3 0 0 0 0 0 |
2014-15 TPS U20 U20 SM-liiga 48 22 19 41 16 25 | Playoffs 12 5 1 6 2 4
TPS Liiga 1 0 0 0 0 0 |
2015-16 TPS U20 U20 SM-liiga 40 13 17 30 6 3 | Playoffs 2 0 0 0 0 -1
TPS Liiga 20 1 0 1 0 -4 |
2016-17 SaPKo Mestis 50 11 11 22 12 11 | Playoffs 12 2 1 3 0 2
2017-18 SaPKo Mestis 50 22 27 49 14 14 | Playoffs 14 3 11 14 0 1
2018-19 Pelicans Liiga 12 0 2 2 0 -1 |
Peliitat Mestis 23 12 6 18 6 -5 |
SaPKo Mestis 22 4 11 15 0 -2 | Playoffs 6 2 1 3 4 -3
2019-20 Vimmerby HC HockeyEttan 38 11 17 28 4 0 | Qualification 6 0 3 3 0 1
2020-21 Kiruna AIF HockeyEttan 18 7 10 17 4 -2 |
Borås HC HockeyEttan 17 4 8 12 0 2 | Relegation 6 2 2 4 2 -1
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2014-15 TPS Champions HL 3 0 0 0 0 0 |
2015-16 TPS Champions HL 5 0 0 0 0 0 |
2017-18 SaPKo Suomen Cup 5 3 2 5 0 |
2019-20 RoKi Suomen Cup 2 2 4 6 0 |
Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
Champions HL 2 8 0 0 0 0.00 0 0 | 0
HockeyEttan 2 73 22 35 57 0.78 8 0 | 2 12 2 5 7 0.58 2 0
International-Jr 1 4 0 0 0 0.00 2 - | 0
Liiga 4 36 1 2 3 0.08 0 -5 | 0
Mestis 3 145 49 55 104 0.72 32 18 | 3 32 7 13 20 0.63 4 0
Suomen Cup 2 7 5 6 11 1.57 0 - | 0
U16 SM-sarja 2 39 19 41 60 1.54 8 - | 2 13 3 3 6 0.46 0 -
U16 SM-sarja Q 1 7 7 27 34 4.86 2 - | 0
U18 SM-sarja 2 52 23 35 58 1.12 24 - | 2 21 7 13 20 0.95 2 -
U18 SM-sarja Q 2 14 5 7 12 0.86 2 - | 0
U20 SM-liiga (U20 SM-sarja) 5 188 59 70 129 0.69 40 48 | 4 26 5 8 13 0.50 4 3
Career Highlights
Season
Awards by season
Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
05/10/2021
05/10/2021 Confirmed Borås HC Unknown
01/13/2021
01/13/2021 Confirmed Kiruna AIF Borås HC
06/25/2020
06/25/2020 Confirmed Vimmerby HC Kiruna AIF
09/24/2019
09/24/2019 Confirmed RoKi Vimmerby HC
08/30/2019
08/30/2019 Confirmed SaPKo RoKi
01/07/2019
01/07/2019 Confirmed Pelicans SaPKo
04/12/2018
04/12/2018 Confirmed SaPKo Pelicans
02/16/2017
02/16/2017 Extension SaPKo SaPKo
04/28/2016
04/28/2016 Confirmed TPS SaPKo
08/06/2015
08/06/2015 Extension TPS TPS
05/05/2014
05/05/2014 Extension TPS TPS