Juuse Saros

Age 26 Apr 19, 1995
Forssa FIN
Goaltender shoots left
5'11" 180 cm
180 lbs 82 kg
ELC Signing Age 20
Waivers Signing Age 20
UFA Year 2022
Agent Kevin Epp
Draft Year 2013
Drafted Overall 99
Draft Round 4
Draft Team Nashville Predators

Transaction History
May 27, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros allowed four goals on 31 shots in Thursday's 4-3 overtime loss to the Hurricanes in Game 6.
May 27, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros will start between the pipes for Thursday's do-or-die Game 6 against Carolina.
May 25, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros gave up three goals on 37 shots in Tuesday's 3-2 overtime loss to the Hurricanes in Game 5.
May 25, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros is between the pipes Tuesday against Carolina in Game 5, Brooks Bratten of the Predators' official site reports.
May 23, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros turned aside 58 of 61 shots in a 4-3 double-overtime victory over the Hurricanes in Game 4 on Sunday.
May 23, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros will man the home crease in Sunday's Game 4 against the Hurricanes, Thomas Willis of Predators Radio reports.
May 21, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros will get the starting nod for Friday's Game 3 showdown at home against Carolina.
May 19, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros allowed two goals on 30 shots in Wednesday's 3-0 loss to the Hurricanes in Game 2. The second goal was an empty-netter.
May 19, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros will start between the pipes for Wednesday's game against the Hurricanes, Brooks Bratten of the Predators' official site reports.
May 17, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros allowed four goals on 37 shots in a 5-2 loss to the Hurricanes in Monday's Game 1. The fifth goal was an empty-netter.
May 17, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros will get the starting nod for Monday's Game 1 matchup with Carolina, Elliotte Friedman of Sportsnet reports.
May 8, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros stopped 21 of 22 shots Saturday in a 3-1 victory over Carolina.
May 8, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros will defend the home net in Saturday's game against the Hurricanes, Adam Vingan of The Athletic reports.
May 5, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros stopped 23 of 26 shots in Wednesday's 4-2 loss to the Blue Jackets.
May 5, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros will patrol the road crease in Wednesday's contest against the Blue Jackets, Brooks Bratten of the Predators' official site reports.
May 3, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros stopped 29 shots in Monday's 4-3 overtime win over the Blue Jackets.
May 3, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros will guard the cage for Monday's game in Columbus.
May 1, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros registered 28 saves in a 1-0 overtime victory over Dallas on Saturday.
May 1, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros will get the starting nod for Saturday's home game against Dallas, Brooks Bratten of the Predators' official site reports.
Apr 27, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros allowed six goals on 55 shots in Tuesday's 7-4 loss to the Panthers. The seventh goal was an empty-netter.
Apr 27, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros is between the pipes Tuesday against the Panthers, Adam Vingan of The Athletic
Apr 26, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros kicked out 39 of 40 shots Monday in a 4-1 victory over Florida.
Apr 26, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros will get the starting nod for Monday's home contest against Florida.
Apr 23, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros stopped 29 of 30 shots in Friday's 3-1 win over the Blackhawks.
Apr 23, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros will patrol the blue paint for Friday's contest in Chicago.
Apr 21, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros allowed five goals on 30 shots in Wednesday's 5-4 overtime loss to Chicago.
Apr 21, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros will guard the road cage for Wednesday's matchup against Chicago, Brooks Bratten of the Predators' official site reports.
Apr 19, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros turned aside 30 of 32 shots in a 5-2 victory over Chicago on Monday.
Apr 19, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros will guard the crease Monday against the Blackhawks, Adam Vingan of The Athletic reports.
Apr 17, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros stopped 45 of 47 shots Saturday in a 3-1 loss to the Hurricanes.
Apr 17, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros will start in the road crease Saturday against the Hurricanes, (NHL).com reports.
Apr 15, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros allowed four goals on 29 shots in Thursday's 4-1 loss to the Hurricanes.
Apr 15, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Per Adam Vingan of The Athletic, the Predators will use the same lineup they deployed Tuesday against Tampa Bay for Thursday's road game in Carolina, indicating Saros will get the start in goal against the Hurricanes.
Apr 13, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros allowed two goals on 23 shots in Tuesday's 7-2 win over the Lightning.
Apr 13, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros will guard the home net in Tuesday's game versus the Lightning, Adam Vingan of The Athletic reports.
Apr 11, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros stopped 24 of 26 shots in Sunday's 3-2 shootout win over the Stars.
Apr 11, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros will patrol the blue paint for Sunday's home game against Dallas.
Apr 8, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros allowed one goal on 26 shots in Thursday's 7-1 win over the Red Wings.
Apr 8, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros will guard the road goal in Thursday's game versus the Red Wings.
Apr 6, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros stopped 25 of 27 shots in Tuesday's 3-2 shootout win over the Red Wings.
Apr 6, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros will defend the road goal in Tuesday's game versus the Red Wings, Brooks Bratten of the Predators' official site reports.
Apr 3, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros turned aside all 41 shots he faced in Saturday's 3-0 win over Chicago.
Apr 3, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros will defend the home net in Saturday's game versus the Blackhawks, Brooks Bratten of the Predators' official site reports.
Apr 1, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros gave up three goals on 30 shots in Thursday's 4-1 loss to the Stars. The fourth goal was an empty-netter.
Apr 1, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros will defend the home net in Thursday's game versus the Stars, Adam Vingan of The Athletic reports.
Mar 30, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros (undisclosed) allowed two goals on 35 shots in Tuesday's 3-2 overtime win over the Stars.
Mar 30, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros (undisclosed) will start Tuesday's game against Dallas, Brooks Bratten of the Predators' official site reports.
Mar 30, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros (undisclosed) will be available for Tuesday night's game versus Dallas, Brooks Bratten of the Predators' official site reports.
Mar 28, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros (undisclosed) will not suit up for Sunday's game against Chicago.
Mar 27, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros stopped 29 of 30 shots in Saturday's 3-1 win over Chicago.
Mar 27, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros will guard the road goal in Saturday's game versus the Blackhawks, Brooks Bratten of the Predators' official site reports.
Mar 25, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros stopped 20 of 21 shots in Thursday's 7-1 win over the Red Wings.
Mar 25, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros will guard the home net in Thursday's game versus the Red Wings, Brooks Bratten of the Predators' official site reports.
Mar 23, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros posted a 31-save shutout in Tuesday's 2-0 win over the Red Wings.
Mar 23, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros will guard the home net in Tuesday's game versus the Red Wings, Brooks Bratten of the Predators' official site reports.
Mar 20, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros stopped 47 of 48 shots in Saturday's 2-0 loss to the Panthers.
Mar 20, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros will start between the pipes in Saturday's road game versus the Panthers, Jameson Olive of the Panthers' official site reports.
Mar 18, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros kicked out 40 of 41 shots in a 2-1 victory over the Panthers on Thursday.
Mar 18, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros will tend the road twine in Thursday's game against the Panthers.
Mar 17, 2021 Activated Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros (upper body) was activated from injured reserve Wednesday.
Mar 14, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Head coach John Hynes said Sunday that Saros (upper body) should be ready to return "fairly soon," Brooks Bratten of the Predators' official site reports.
Mar 9, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros (upper body) is traveling with the Predators on their current eight-game road trip, Brooks Bratten of the Predators' official site reports.
Mar 4, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros (upper body) was placed on injured reserve Thursday.
Mar 3, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros is considered day-to-day with his upper-body injury.
Mar 2, 2021 Nashville Predators | Pekka Rinne | Rinne gave up one goal on 17 shots in relief of Juuse Saros (head) in Tuesday's 4-2 loss to the Hurricanes.
Mar 2, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros (head) left Tuesday's contest versus the Hurricanes after the first period, Thomas Willis of the Predators' official site reports.
Mar 2, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros will guard the home net in Tuesday's game versus the Hurricanes, Brooks Bratten of the Predators' official site reports.
Feb 28, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros stopped 28 shots in Sunday's 3-1 win over the Blue Jackets.
Feb 28, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros will protect the home net in Sunday's game versus the Blue Jackets, Brooks Bratten of the Predators' official site reports.
Feb 27, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros made 29 saves in a 2-1 win over Columbus on Saturday.
Feb 27, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros will defend the home goal in Saturday's game versus the Blue Jackets, Brooks Bratten of the Predators' official site reports.
Feb 18, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros stopped 19 of 21 shots in a 3-0 loss to Columbus on Thursday.
Feb 18, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros will tend the road goal for Thursday's game against the Blue Jackets, Brooks Bratten of the Predators' official site reports.
Feb 16, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros and the Predators' game versus the Stars on Tuesday has been postponed due to severe weather conditions, Sportsnet reports.
Feb 15, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Monday's game for Saros between Nashville and Dallas has been postponed due to weather, Matthew DeFranks of The Dallas Morning News reports.
Feb 13, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros stopped five of six shots in one period of work Saturday in a 4-2 loss to Detroit.
Feb 13, 2021 Nashville Predators | Pekka Rinne | Rinne gave up three shots on 24 shots and was relieved by Juuse Saros after 40 minutes in Saturday's 4-2 loss to Detroit.
Feb 9, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros allowed six goals on 30 shots Tuesday in a 6-1 loss to Tampa Bay.
Feb 9, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros led the Predators onto the ice, indicating he'll start Tuesday's home game versus the Lightning, Brooks Bratten of the Predators' official site reports.
Feb 4, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros allowed five goals on 24 shots and was pulled after two periods Thursday in Florida.
Feb 4, 2021 Nashville Predators | Pekka Rinne | Rinne stopped all 12 shots he faced to pick up the win after replacing Juuse Saros in Thursday's 6-5 overtime victory over Florida.
Feb 4, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros will tend the road goal for Thursday's matchup against the Panthers, Brooks Bratten of the Predators' official site reports.
Feb 1, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros yielded four goals on 25 shots in Monday's 5-2 loss to Nashville.
Feb 1, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros will defend the road net in Monday's game versus the Lightning, Brooks Bratten of the Predators' official site reports.
Jan 27, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros stopped 29 of 30 shots Wednesday in a 2-1 shootout win over Chicago.
Jan 27, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros will tend the home net in Wednesday's game against the Blackhawks, Brooks Bratten of the Predators' official site reports.
Jan 24, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros made 19 saves in a 3-2 loss to Dallas on Sunday.
Jan 24, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros will start Sunday's road game in Dallas, Brooks Bratten of the Predators' official site reports.
Jan 22, 2021 Nashville Predators | Pekka Rinne | Rinne allowed two goals on eight shots in relief of Juuse Saros during Friday's 7-0 loss to the Stars.
Jan 22, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros was blitzed for five goals on 20 shots in Friday's 7-0 loss to the Stars.
Jan 22, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros will patrol the crease in Friday's road contest against the Stars, Brooks Bratten of the Predators' official site reports.
Jan 19, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros' Tuesday matchup with the Hurricanes has been postponed. Per the (NHL)'s statement, "The decision was made out of an abundance of caution to ensure the health and safety of players, coaches and game day personnel and in consultation with medical experts."
Jan 16, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros stopped 42 of 44 shots Saturday in a 5-2 win over Columbus.
Jan 16, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros will tend the home twine in Saturday's game against the Blue Jackets, Brooks Bratten of the Predators' official site reports.
Jan 14, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros stopped all but one of the 30 shots he faced Thursday in a 3-1 victory over Columbus.
Jan 14, 2021 Nashville Predators | Juuse Saros | Saros will patrol the crease during Thursday's home clash with Columbus, Adam Vingan of The Athletic reports.
Jul 16, 2018 Nashville Predators | re-signed G Juuse Saros to a three-year, $4.5 million contract.
Jan 15, 2018 Recalled Nashville Predators | recalled G Juuse Saros from Milwaukee (AHL).
Jan 10, 2018 Assigned Nashville Predators | assigned G Juuse Saros to Milwaukee (AHL).
Dec 11, 2017 Recalled Nashville Predators | recalled G Juuse Saros from Milwaukee (AHL).
Dec 8, 2017 Assigned Nashville Predators | assigned G Juuse Saros to Milwaukee (AHL).
Dec 3, 2017 Recalled Nashville Predators | recalled G Juuse Saros from Milwaukee (AHL).
Nov 30, 2017 Assigned Nashville Predators | assigned G Juuse Saros to Milwaukee (AHL).
Nov 20, 2017 Recalled Nashville Predators | recalled G Juuse Saros from Milwaukee (AHL).
Nov 16, 2017 Assigned Nashville Predators | assigned G Juuse Saros to Milwaukee (AHL).
Feb 17, 2017 Recalled Nashville Predators | recalled G Juuse Saros from Milwaukee (AHL).
Feb 13, 2017 Assigned Nashville Predators | assigned G Juuse Saros to Milwaukee (AHL).
Feb 6, 2017 Recalled Nashville Predators | recalled G Juuse Saros from Milwaukee (AHL).
Feb 4, 2017 Assigned Nashville Predators | assigned G Juuse Saros to Milwaukee (AHL).
Dec 14, 2016 Recalled Nashville Predators | recalled G Juuse Saros from Milwaukee (AHL).
Dec 5, 2016 Assigned Nashville Predators | assigned G Juuse Saros to Milwaukee (AHL).
Nov 24, 2016 Recalled Nashville Predators | recalled G Juuse Saros from Milwaukee (AHL).
Nov 16, 2016 Assigned Nashville Predators | assigned G Juuse Saros to Milwaukee (AHL).
Nov 8, 2016 Recalled Nashville Predators | recalled G Juuse Saros from Milwaukee (AHL).
Oct 23, 2016 Assigned Nashville Predators | assigned G Juuse Saros to Milwaukee (AHL).
Oct 22, 2016 Recalled Nashville Predators | recalled G Juuse Saros from Milwaukee (AHL).
Oct 4, 2016 Assigned Nashville Predators | assigned G Juuse Saros to Milwaukee (AHL).
Nov 30, 2015 Assigned Nashville Predators | assigned G Juuse Saros to Milwaukee (AHL).
Nov 28, 2015 Recalled Nashville Predators | recalled G Juuse Saros from Milwaukee (AHL).
Sep 30, 2015 Assigned Nashville Predators | assigned G Juuse Saros to Milwaukee (AHL).
Jun 16, 2015 Nashville Predators | signed G Juuse Saros to a three-year contract.
2020-2021 Regular Season Stats

Juuse Saros
GP GAA SV% PIM GSAx GSAx/GP
Nashville Predators 36 2.28 0.927 0 8.04 0.22
Juuse Saros Stats by Elite Prospects Juuse Saros Advanced Stats by
Career Stats
Season Team League GP GAA SV% PIM GSAx GSAx/GP Playoffs GP GAA SV% PIM
2009-2010 HPK U16 U16 SM-sarja Q 2 2.5 0.929 0
2009-2010 HPK U16 U16 SM-sarja 12 4.1 0.907 0
2010-2011 HPK U16 U16 SM-sarja Q 7 1.86 0.954 0 Playoffs 3 4.67 0.919 0
2010-2011 HPK U16 U16 SM-sarja 24 3.11 0.933 0 Playoffs 3 4.67 0.919 0
2010-2011 Finland U16 (all) International-Jr 2 4.3 0.808 0
2011-2012 HPK U18 U18 SM-sarja Q 8 1.25 0.957 0
2011-2012 Finland U17 (all) International-Jr 3 4.33 0.867 0
2011-2012 HPK U18 U18 SM-sarja 6 1.48 0.957 0
2011-2012 HPK U20 U20 SM-sarja 31 2.53 0.910 0 Playoffs 10 2.1 0.936 0
Draft Yr 2012-2013 HPK U20 U20 SM-sarja 37 1.86 0.933 0 Playoffs 11 2.09 0.923 0
Draft Yr 2012-2013 Finland U18 (all) International-Jr 9 2.45 0.921 0
Draft Yr 2012-2013 Finland U18 WJC-18 7 1.86 0.946 0
Draft Yr 2012-2013 Finland U18 Hlinka Gretzky Cup 2 3.5 0.854 0
2013-2014 HPK Liiga 44 1.76 0.923 0 Playoffs 6 2.29 0.903 0
2013-2014 Finland U20 (all) International-Jr 3 3.33 0.866 0
2013-2014 Finland U20 WJC-20 6 1.57 0.943 0
2013-2014 Finland (all) International 3 0.33 0.984 0
2014-2015 HPK Liiga 47 2.14 0.929 0
2014-2015 Finland U20 (all) International-Jr 7 2.54 0.906 0
2014-2015 Finland U20 WJC-20 2 3.03 0.875 0
2014-2015 Finland EHT 2 1.92 0.935 0
2014-2015 Finland (all) International 5 0.96 0.948 0
2014-2015 Finland WC 1 0 1.000 0
2015-2016 Milwaukee Admirals AHL 38 2.24 0.920 0 Playoffs 2 2.57 0.891 0
2015-2016 Nashville Predators NHL 1 3.1 0.870 0 -0.83 -0.83
2015-2016 Finland WC 2 0 1.000 0
2015-2016 Finland (all) International 2 0 1.000 0
2016-2017 Milwaukee Admirals AHL 15 1.86 0.934 0
2016-2017 Nashville Predators NHL 21 2.35 0.923 0 2.18 0.10 Playoffs 2 3.18 0.824 0
2017-2018 Nashville Predators NHL 26 2.45 0.925 0 12.47 0.48 Playoffs 4 1.06 0.952 0
2017-2018 Milwaukee Admirals AHL 9 2.88 0.906 0
2018-2019 Nashville Predators NHL 31 2.62 0.915 0 4.17 0.13 Playoffs 1 1.33 0.952 0
2019-2020 Nashville Predators NHL 40 2.7 0.914 0 7.18 0.18 Playoffs 4 3.22 0.895 0
2020-2021 Nashville Predators NHL 36 2.28 0.927 0 8.04 0.22 Playoffs 6 2.78 0.921 0
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Contract History

Signing Team
Signing Date July 16, 2018
Signing Status RFA
Agent Kevin Epp
Standard Contract | 3 Years $4,500,000 1.89% of cap space
2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021
Cap Hit $1,500,000 $1,500,000 $1,500,000
RFA
AAV $1,500,000 $1,500,000 $1,500,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $1,500,000 $1,500,000 $1,500,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0 $0
Total Salary $1,500,000 $1,500,000 $1,500,000
Minors Salary $1,500,000 $1,500,000 $1,500,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team
Signing Date June 16, 2015
Agent Kevin Epp
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $2,775,000 0.97% of cap space
2015-2016 2016-2017 2017-2018
Cap Hit $692,500 $692,500 $692,500
RFA
AAV $925,000 $925,000 $925,000
Performance Bonuses $257,500 $257,500 $182,500
Base Salary $575,000 $575,000 $650,000
Signing Bonuses $92,500 $92,500 $92,500
Total Salary $667,500 $667,500 $742,500
Minors Salary $70,000 $70,000 $70,000
Clauses
UFA Year