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    Joe Smith @TBTimes_JSmith

    Caught up briefly w Sami Salo recently. Says he would like to play this season but is still recovering from a wrist injury. Not healthy yet

  • Lightning's Hedman, Salo hurt vs. Flyers

    Tampa Bay Times "Lightning defenseman Sami Salo was on crutches and his left foot in a walking boot after Saturday's 6-3 victory over the Flyers. He likely will have an MRI exam to determine the extent of the injury. Tampa Bay dodged a bigger bullet when defenseman Victor Hedman apparently survived without..." January 12

  • Salo nearing return for Lightning

    Pro Hockey Talk "The Tampa Bay Lightning probably won’t have Sami Salo in the lineup for tonight’s game in Calgary, but it’s sounds likely the veteran rearguard will return from injury Sunday in Edmonton. “He’ll play at some point in Alberta, I’m just not sure which city,” head coach Jon Cooper said, per the..." January 03

  • Sami Salo injury: Defenseman out with lower-body injury

    SB Nation "Sami Salo suffered a lower-body injury in the second period of Tampa Bay's game against the Buffalo Sabres and left the game. He didn't return, and the Lightning say he will be re-evaluated on Wednesday. Salo, in his first season with the Lightning after being a regular fixture on defense for..." February 27

  • This Salo a veteran presence for Tampa Bay Lightning

    Tampa Tribune "At this late stage of an accomplished NHL career, Sami Salo is in no mood for surprises. He did his homework as a free agent last summer, when the 38-year-old Finnish defenseman generated attention from several clubs seeking to upgrade their bluelines. The Lightning were one of the suitors..." February 23