Sasu Salin

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Sasu Salin
EuroBasket 2017 France vs Finland 44.jpg
Salin with Finland during EuroBasket 2017
Iberostar Tenerife
PositionShooting guard / Point guard
LeagueLiga ACB
Personal information
Born (1991-06-11) June 11, 1991 (age 28)
Helsinki, Finland
NationalityFinnish
Listed height6 ft 2.8 in (1.90 m)
Listed weight198 lb (90 kg)
Career information
NBA draft2013 / Undrafted
Playing career2007–present
Career history
2007–2010Espoon Honka
2010–2015Union Olimpija
2015–2017Gran Canaria
2017–2019Unicaja
2019–presentCanarias
Career highlights and awards

Sasu Antreas Salin (born June 11, 1991) is a Finnish professional basketball player for Iberostar Tenerife of the Liga ACB. Standing at 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) he plays at the point guard and shooting guard positions.

Professional career[edit]

On August 27, 2010, Salin signed a three-year contract with the Slovenian club Union Olimpija.[1][2] On June 20, 2013, he extended his contract with Olimpija for two more seasons.[3] In February 2015, he left Olimpija and signed with Spanish team Herbalife Gran Canaria for the rest of the season.[4] On June 16, 2015, he re-signed with Gran Canaria for one more season.[5]

On July 11, 2017, Salin signed a two-year deal with Spanish club Unicaja.[6] On July 12, 2019, Salin signed a two-year deal with Spanish club Iberostar Tenerife.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Union Olimpija adds Sasu Salin". Euroleague.net. 27 August 2010. Retrieved 16 June 2015.
  2. ^ "Finn Sasu Salin signs with Union Olimpija". talkbasket.net. union.olimpija.com. Retrieved 8 September 2012.
  3. ^ "Union Olimpija keep Sasu Salin for two more seasons". Sportando.com. 20 June 2013. Retrieved 16 June 2015.
  4. ^ "El Herbalife Gran Canaria se refuerza con Sasu Salin". acb.com (in Spanish). 9 February 2015. Retrieved 16 June 2015.
  5. ^ "Sasu Salin remains with Gran Canaria". Sportando.com. 16 June 2015. Retrieved 16 June 2015.
  6. ^ "Unicaja adds sharp shooter Salin". Euroleague.net. 11 July 2017. Retrieved 11 July 2017.
  7. ^ "Iberostar Tenerife signs Sasu Salin". Sportando. 12 July 2019. Retrieved 13 July 2019.

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