Anssi Salmela

Height: 6' 1"
Weight: 200
Birth Place: Tampere, Finland
Draft: Undrafted
Shoots: L
  • Morning Skate: Former PC coach Army on Avs' rough year

    Morning Skate: Former PC coach Army on Avs' rough year

    Here are all the links from around the hockey world, and what I’m reading, while celebrating the 40th Anniversary of Star Wars being released today. Amazing that the power and influence of the best movie franchise in cinematic history are just as strong today as it was four decades ago. I still remember my first time seeing it as a very little kid with my parents at the dearly departed Starlight Drive-In in North Reading. *Good guy and recently fired Colorado Avalanche assistant coach Tim Army talks about a rough past season with the Avs, and some of the difficulties they faced in a truly terrible season. The former Providence College head coach and good hockey man shouldn’t have much trouble

  • NBC Sports

    Sharks director of player development Larry Robinson won’t return next season

    SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) Larry Robinson will not be back with the San Jose Sharks next season. A team spokesman confirmed Thursday that Robinson’s contract expires in the summer and that he will not return. Robinson had been with the Sharks for the five seasons, first as an associate coach for two years and then as director of player development the past three.

  • Reuters2 hours ago

    NHL-List of National Hockey League champions

    May 27 (Reuters) - List of National Hockey League champions: 2016 - Pittsburgh Penguins def. San Jose Sharks 4-2 2015 - Chicago Blackhawks def. Tampa Bay Lightning 4-2 2014 - Los Angeles Kings def