Sami Niku : Family, Net Worth, Parents, Wife, Children, Contract and Salary

Sami Niku is a Finnish professional ice hockey defenseman know all about him in this article as like his Family, Net Worth, Parents, Wife, Children, Contract and Salary

Sami Niku : Family, Net Worth, Parents, Wife, Children, Contract and Salary
Sami Niku
  Bio
Name Sami Niku
Birthdate ( Age) 10 October 1996
Place of Birth Haapavesi, Finland
Nationality  Finnish
Marital Status  Not Married Yet
Spouse/Partner Not Known
Children Not Yet
Parents Name not Known
Education Not Known
Profession Ice hockey defenceman
Net Worth $1 Million - $2 Million
Last Update September 2021

Sami Niku is a Finnish professional ice hockey defenceman currently playing with the Montreal Canadiens of the National Hockey League (NHL).Niku was selected by the Winnipeg Jets in the 7th round (198th overall) of the 2015 NHL Entry Draft.

In 54 NHL career games with the Winnipeg Jets, Niku registered two goals and added eight assists with 22 penalty minutes. He also recorded 80 points (22 goals, 58 assists) in 114 games with the Manitoba Moose.

Early Life and Family

Sami Niku was Born on 10 October 1996 in Haapavesi, Finland.The 24-year-old from Haapavesi, Finland, played in just six games with the Jets last year and recorded zero points.

Sami Niku Wife, Is Sami Niku Married

He is currently single. He is not dating anyone. We don't have much information about He's past relationship and any previous engaged. According to our Database, He has no children.

Sami Niku Net Worth

Sami Niku is a Finnish professional ice hockey defenceman has an estimated Net Worth arround $1 Million - $2 Million.

Sami Niku Contract and Salary

The Montreal Canadiens have signed former Winnipeg Jets defenceman Sami Niku to a one-year, two-way contract that will pay $750,000 in the NHL and $425,000 in the AHL, with a guaranteed salary of $475,000.The Jets bought Niku out of the final year of a two-year deal with an average annual value of $725,000 earlier this week.

Professional Career

Niku made his Liiga debut playing with JYP Jyväskylä during the 2014–15 Liiga season.Following the 2016–17 season with JYP, having played his first full season in the Liiga in posting 27 points in 59 games, Niku agreed to a three-year, entry-level contract with the Winnipeg Jets on May 15, 2017.

He played most of the 2017–18 season with the Manitoba Moose, the Jets' American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate. He was called up by the Jets on April 1, 2018, and scored his first goal in his NHL debut in a Jets' win over the Montreal Canadiens on April 3.

At conclusion of the 2017–18 regular season, Niku was voted as the AHL's top defenseman,as well as earning AHL First All-Star team and the AHL All-Rookie honours.On 21 September 2021, Niku was bought out of his contract with the Jets. Three days later, he signed a one-year contract with the Montreal Canadiens.Internationally, Niku played in the 2014 IIHF World U18 Championships, the 2015 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships, and the 2016 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships.

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