Janne Niskala

Basics

Type: 
Out of Organization
Position: 
Defense
Shoots/Catches: 
Left
Height: 
6.00
Weight: 
187
Born: 
09/22/1981
Age: 
27
Hometown: 
Vasteras, SWE
Acquired: 
Acquired in a trade with the Philadelphia Flyers on June 30, 2008
Last Team: 
Vastra Frolunda (SWE)
Projects As: 
Top 6 Defenseman
Depth Chart Weight: 
8

Draft Info

Draft Status: 
Drafted
Draft Year: 
2004
Draft Type: 
NHL Entry Draft
Drafted By: 
Nashville Predators
Round: 
5
Pick No.: 
147
Draft Team: 
Lukko (FIN)

Contract

Contract Status: 
Signed
Waiver Status: 
Waiver Eligible
Signing Date: 
07/02/2008
Contract Length: 
1 year
Cap Number: 
$600 000
Contract End Year: 
2009
Contract End Status: 
UFA
Salary: 
$6 000 000

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