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Anssi Salmela # - D

  • Age: 29
  • DOB: 1984/08/13
  • POB: Nokia, Finland
  • Height: 6-1 Weight: 200lbs
  • Shoots: L
  • NHL Seasons: 3
  • Signed by New Jersey in 2008.

Transactions / Injuries / Suspensions

2011/07/15Signed with the Avangard Omsk of the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL).
2011/06/28New Jersey Devils did not tender a qualifying offer.
2011/01/13Placed on waivers by the New Jersey Devils.
2010/12/23Missed 1 game (right knee surgery).
2010/12/21Right knee surgery, injured reserve.
2010/12/15Missed 27 games (knee surgery).
2010/12/13Recalled from Albany (AHL).
2010/12/09Loaned to Albany (AHL) for conditioning.
2010/10/06Placed on the injure/non-roster list (knee surgery).
2010/09/17Knee surgery, mid-November.
2010/02/13Missed 2 games (concussion).
2010/02/09Concussion, day-to-day.
2010/02/04Acquired from the Atlanta Thrashers.
2009/06/04Re-signed by the Atlanta Thrashers to a two-year contract.
2009/04/12Missed the last 5 games of the regular season (head injury).
2009/04/02Head injury, day-to-day.
2009/03/09Recalled from Chicago (AHL).
2009/03/02Acquired from the New Jersey Devils.
2009/02/25Assigned to Lowell (AHL).
2009/02/18Recalled from Lowell (AHL).
2008/12/03Assigned to Lowell (AHL).
2008/11/03Recalled from Lowell (AHL).
2008/10/17Assigned to Lowell (AHL).
2008/05/30Signed as a free agent by the New Jersey Devils.

Trades

2010/02/04Atllanta Thrashers traded Ilya Kovalchuk, Anssi Salmela and a 2nd-round draft pick in 2010 to the New Jersey Devils for Niclas Bergfors, Johnny Oduya, Patrice Cormier, a 1st-round draft pick in 2010 and a 2nd-round draft pick in 2010 .
2009/03/02New Jersey Devils traded Anssi Salmela to the Atlanta Thrashers for Niclas Havelid and Myles Stoesz.
2008/05/30Signed as a free agent by the New Jersey Devils.

Career Stats

YearTeamLeagueGPGAPTS+/-PPGPPASHGSHAGWGPIMShotsPCTHits
2013-14MODOSwe824641-0-1201315.38-
2013-14HV71Swe367142170-0-364858.24-
2012-13OmskKHL372121430-0-037702.86-
2011-12OmskKHL22641055-1-1144214.29-
2011-12FinlandWC702200-0-02511.00-
2010-11New JerseyNHL48167-110000114571.7548
2010-11AlbanyAHL2000-30-0--04.00-
2010-11FinlandWC912350-0-04224.55-
2009-10New JerseyNHL9123-5001000147.149
2009-10AtlantaNHL2914540000022273.7039
2009-10Total Atl/NJNHL38268-10010022414.8848
2008-09AtlantaNHL91230100002812.50-
2008-09New JerseyNHL17033100000633.00-
2008-09Total NJ/AtlNHL261561100008412.4424
2008-09ChicagoAHL2000-20-0--0---
2008-09LowellAHL3881624-63-0--41---
2008-09Total Low/ChiAHL4081624-83-0--41---
2008-09FinlandWC7101------2---
2007-08TapparaFin56161632------40---
2007-08FinlandWC8000------37---
2006-07PelicansFin56111223------58---
2005-06PelicansFin408715------59---
2005-06TapparaFin8011------0---
2004-05TapparaFin48156------49---
2003-04TapparaFin10000------2---
TotalNHL11241721-111-1-1441392.88-
TotalAHL4281624-113-0--41---
TotalSwe4491827111-0-484989.18-
TotalFin218364177------208---
TotalKHL598162485-1-1511127.14-
TotalWC31246------68---

Career Playoff Stats

YearTeamLeagueGPGAPTS+/-PPGPPASHGSHAGWGPIMShotsPCTHits
2013-14MODOSwe--------------
2013-14HV71Swe201100-0-007.00-
2012-13OmskKHL1101100-0-0620.00-
2011-12OmskKHL2113451-0-016303.33-
2010-11New JerseyNHL--------------
2010-11AlbanyAHL--------------
2009-10New JerseyNHL--------------
2008-09AtlantaNHL--------------
2008-09ChicagoAHL--------------
2007-08TapparaFin11066------14---
2006-07PelicansFin6112------4---
2005-06PelicansFin--------------
2005-06TapparaFin--------------
2004-05TapparaFin8000------0---
2003-04TapparaFin3000------2---
TotalSwe201100-0-007.00-
TotalFin28178------20---
TotalKHL3214551-0-022502.00-

Legend:

GP - games played
G - goals
A - assists
PTS - points
+/- - plus minus
PPG - power play goals
PPA - power play assists
SHG - short handed goals
SHA - short handed assists
GWG - game winning goals
PIM - penalties in minutes
PCT - shooting percentage


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