SAMI SALO RUMORS & GOSSIP

Lightning win as Sami Salo scores in 13th shootout round

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Sami Salo scored in the 13th round of a shootout to lead the Tampa Bay Lightning to a 3-2 win over the New York Islanders on Thursday night. The shootout was tied at 4 through 12 rounds before Salo put a backhander past Evgeni Nabokov. Ben Bishop preserved the win by making a glove save on Johan Sundstrom. Ryan Callahan had two goals for the Lightning, who trail...
Via Fox Sports Florida
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Salo scores in 13th SO round, Bolts top Isles 3-2

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) Sami Salo scored in the 13th round of a shootout to lead the Tampa Bay Lightning to a 3-2 win over the New York Islanders on Thursday night.
Via FOXSports.com
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Lightning's Salo Leaves Game, Hedman Okay After Hit to Head

Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Sami Salo left Saturday's game with a lower-body injury and did not return, as reported by Lightning beat writer Missy Zielinski. Renaud Lavoie of TVA Sports tweeted that Salo received a puck off one of his ankles. Salo played only 4:30 during the first period of the game. He registered one hit and one blocked shot. He was seen using crutches in...
Via Sports Injury Alert
January 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Lightning introduce Salo amid busy off-season

When the NHLs free agency window opened July 1, Tampa Bay Lightning general manager Steve Yzerman wasted no time reaching through it and grabbing a player who could be just what the young Bolts defense needs. Among a flurry of high-profile recent moves, Yzerman signed Sami Salo, the longtime defenseman for the Vancouver Canucks and Ottawa Senators with a resume that speaks for itself...
Via Fox Sports Florida
July 18, 2012  |  Discuss

Lightning sign Salo to two-year contract

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- The Tampa Bay Lightning have signed former Vancouver defenseman Sami Salo to a two-year contract. General manager Steve Yzerman announced a two-year agreement with the 37-year-old free agent on Sunday night. Salo spent the past nine seasons with the Canucks and has appeared in 761 career games with Vancouver and the Ottawa Senators. Over portions of 13 NHL seasons...
Via Fox Sports Florida
July 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Salo signs 2-year contract with Lightning

The Tampa Bay Lightning have signed former Vancouver defenseman Sami Salo to a two-year contract. General manager Steve Yzerman announced a two-year agreement with the 37-year-old free agent on Sunday night. Salo spent the past nine seasons with the Canucks and has appeared in 761 career games with Vancouver and the Ottawa Senators. Over portions of 13 NHL seasons, Salo has 93...
Via AP on Fox
July 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Lightning reaches agreement with Salo on 2-year deal

The Tampa Bay Lightning reached a two-year agreement with free-agent defenseman Sami Salo that will pay him $3.75 million per year, NHL.com reported. Salo, who turns 38 in September, has missed an average of 24 games a year since the 2004-05 season because of injuries. He just completed a one-year, $2 million contract with the Vancouver Canucks. Salo had nine goals and 16...
Via Pro Sports Daily
July 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Salo back for another year

Vancouver Canucks Sami Salo gritty new 'Iron Man' Quote: "For sure, I'll be playing somewhere next year," said Salo. "I feel really good and the key has been being healthy and playing with a lot of good teammates has made it fun."
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
April 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Salo ruled out vs. Panthers

Vancouver Canucks defenseman Sami Salo has been ruled out of Monday's road game against the Florida Panthers. Salo suffered a concussion during Saturday's Stanley Cup rematch with the Boston Bruins after taking a low-bridge hit from Brad Marchand, who was assessed a clipping major and game misconduct in the second period. The 37-year-old Finn was unable to continue...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
January 09, 2012  |  Discuss
SHOTS FIRED

Canucks GM: Marchand is dirty

Canucks GM Mike Gillis is upset with Bruins winger Brad Marchand, who gave Vancouver defenseman Sami Salo a concussion with a hit.

Via NESN.com
January 08, 2012  |  Discuss
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