the arms Race is barreling left HIFK acquired just before the end of the year, defensive Joonas Lyytinen AHL-I follow the Milwaukee Admiralsin and last Monday, the striker Jasse Ikonen Kärpistä.
the biggest bomb to blow as soon as the next day on Tuesday, when the club announced Sakari Salminen played the rest of the season Helsinki in charlies.
The first SCUBA-training their Salminen is skated in the same chain in Robotics Kangasniemi and Tommi Santala .
– Interesting chain. We need to but also remember to defend, don't go just hurlumheiksi, 30-year-old pori student said.
Really interesting! Put the attackers belong to the whole League taidokkaimpiin players, and the experienced centre Santala know how to share them the puck and work the chain as a balancing loop.gold helmet stays sakari Salminen skated yesterday for the second time of the DAY:no rehearsals. Today is the first night. Tomi Natri / AOP
Salminen, transfer became possible, when the Aces count as trading opened.
I'm Sure you all know the drills of the situation, he refers to the Aces unstuck in the past season.
the Cauldron is a series of tables in the cellar 12-point difference to the next, and 20 points difference in the last playoff place. The situation is hopeless.
– Probably also there was being happy, being able to save. IFK had been active in my direction, and when I came to, so of course I have to also think about myself at that point. I got a huge seam of play in the spring of the big things, Salminen said.
the Aces season has gone to the farce and fiasco of intermediate terrain, but the Strait is nevertheless passed. He is the League's scoring in the eighth and only a point away from nelossijasta 35 game balance at 10+21=31.
SCUBA:no gold helmet moves to the Erik Thorelli the same way Salminen, when the team will face Friday at home hall its HPK:no.
Hmm, so... It's a strange situation, "Sakke" sneers a little vaivautuneesti.Rate of turn
SCUBA wasn't the only one to follow, which after the Aces alternate captain ranks. In such transfers, the player's own words weigh a lot.
– Firstly, it was easy to stay in Finland, did not come to its peculiar changes in everyday life, Salminen reasons why chose HIFK.
Helsinki is a city as familiar to him. Salminen represented the KHL:jokerit from 2016-17.
Also any chance of success drew. SCUBA pursues a tradition of the championships.
– Lot's of good players. Yes it was a big reason. I see that the team has the potential to go far.
SCUBA:no difficult autumn season, not Inlets fool.
– It is really well played now in the near future. Many wins in the last games, he recalls.
HIFK got hard work and often by a crisis meeting at the reverse around a month ago, and the nine last matches, only two have ended in defeat. Nevertheless, it is still directly to the quarterfinals I went to the sixth best squad outside.
Salminen believes that investment in the middle of the pack in telling the team's true potential.
– When you look at that team, so it's damn strong team.Familiar men
Part of the HIFK players like Ikonen, Ville Wealthy , Lennart Petrell and Atte Engren , are salminen to finish familiar.
I've been here a brilliant reception, but it's always a bit strange in the middle of the season come to a new team. Probably go a couple of weeks before starting the mouth to normal, Salminen says with a laugh.
– Should now be calmly begin.
SCUBA:there is, incidentally, also pori a head coach Ari-Pekka Selin , which Salminen know from the national team back in action there's secondary coach. Selin's contract SCUBA show ends this season, and about a Hundred People according to unconfirmed reports, he moves on to the next season of Aces helm.
I don't know, I'm not so deep in the organisation, Salminen acknowledged.Big savings
in a Closed league I belong to the so-called emptying of sales, which, the Aces now go first.
– they should be, if there was an open series, it is pretty clear, Salminen notes and said he was open a series of position.
– But it doesn't matter what I think.
Salminen to understand the situation affect the economic realities. Aces development director Tommi Kerttula tell a Hundred People Turn to Howl -podcast follow pursue cost structure to lighten the detention of several hundreds of thousands of savings.
Salminen transfer value is pori for more than 100 000 euros. Other players are still leaving before February 15. the day of the deadline.Abroad?
sports romantic I thought league qualifier you should definitely get back. The strait of have experience in qualifying games aces of the shirt.
2009, I was among the qualifiers, when they won the Sport in the seventh game. It was a small stick and really pretty amazing series.
Many rear years qualifiers have been offering quite a drama and been at least to the audience wonderful experiences.
– I don't know if it was such a great experience, Salminen notes series place qualifying forced the team's point of view.
– athletic in the open League would be the best possible, but I know that financially it is pretty impossible.
in his Career before the HIFK:ta already eight follow four different countries to represent Salminen agreement aces with the covers still next season. There is a foreign section, but in Finland, while playing, he is Aces man.
– the Goal is to play as well as possible and then look what happened, he told of their plans.
– When the Aces came in, so were goal, that at some point I went overseas. I don't know, because it happened.aces in the gold helmet complaints Sakari Salminen gets to keep the helmet color, when he made his debut SCUBA:no line on a Friday night HPK:ta. Tomi Jokela / AOP