Legends of Hockey -- NHL Player Search -- Player -- Tomi Kallio
Tomi Kallio was born January 27, 1977 in Turku, Finland. The fourth round, 81st overall selection of the Colorado Avalanche in the 1995 NHL Entry Draft, Kallio spent five seasons in the Finnish Elite League where he totaled 133 points (62-71-132) in 206 games from 1995-2000.

The Atlanta Thrashers plucked Kallio from the Avalanche in the 1999 NHL Expansion Draft, and, in 2000 he came to North America and played 56 games with the Thrashers. Kallio finished his rookie campaign with 27 points (14-13-27) and in 2001-02, he registered 22 points (8-14-22) in 60 games.

In 2002-03, Kallio began the season with the Thrashers before being acquired by the Columbus Blue Jackets and then the Philadelphia Flyers. After playing for four NHL teams, including three teams in 2002-03, Kallio opted to return to Europe in the latter stages of the season and signed on with Vastra Frolunda HC Goteborg of the Swiss League.

On the international stage, Kallio is a two-time member of Finland's World Junior Team (1996-1997), a seven-time member of its World Championship Team (1999-2005) and a member of its Olympic team (2002).


REGULAR SEASON PLAYOFFS
Season Club League GP G A TP PIM +/- GP G A TP PIM
1993-94 TPS Turku U18 Fin-U18 10 5 6 11 14 1 0 1 1 0
1993-94 TPS Turku Jr. Fin-Jr. 33 9 7 16 16 6 0 1 1 2
1994-95 TPS Turku U18 Fin-U18 1 2 0 2 0
1994-95 TPS Turku Jr. Fin-Jr. 14 5 12 17 24
1994-95 Kiekko-67 Turku Finland-2 25 8 5 13 16 7 3 1 4 6
1994-95 Finland EJC-A 5 4 2 6 6
1995-96 TPS Turku Jr. Fin-Jr. 8 8 3 11 14
1995-96 TPS Turku Finland 8 2 3 5 10 4 0 0 0 2
1995-96 Kiekko-67 Turku Finland-2 29 10 11 21 28
1995-96 Finland WJC-A 6 2 2 4 2
1996-97 TPS Turku Jr. Fin-Jr. 2 1 1 2 2
1996-97 TPS Turku Finland 47 9 10 19 18 8 2 0 2 2
1996-97 TPS Turku EuroHL 6 2 0 2 25 4 0 0 0 0
1996-97 Finland WJC-A 6 5 4 9 2
1997-98 TPS Turku Finland 47 10 10 20 8 4 0 2 2 0
1997-98 TPS Turku EuroHL 6 0 1 1 2
1998-99 TPS Turku Finland 54 15 21 36 20 10 3 4 7 6
1998-99 Finland WC-A 10 1 2 3 0
1999-00 TPS Turku Finland 50 26 27 53 40 11 4 9 13 4
1999-00 TPS Turku EuroHL 5 2 1 3 0 5 5 3 8 2
1999-00 Finland WC-A 9 2 5 7 0 0
2000-01 Atlanta Thrashers NHL 56 14 13 27 22 -3
2000-01 Finland WC-A 9 4 1 5 6 +3
2001-02 Atlanta Thrashers NHL 60 8 14 22 12 -8
2001-02 Finland Olympics 4 1 2 3 2 +3
2001-02 Finland WC-A 9 3 2 5 6 -1
2002-03 Atlanta Thrashers NHL 5 0 2 2 4 -2
2002-03 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL 12 1 2 3 8 -7
2002-03 Philadelphia Flyers NHL 7 1 0 1 2 -1
2002-03 Vastra Frolunda HC Goteborg Sweden 10 6 8 14 10 16 8 8 16 14
2002-03 Finland WC-A 7 3 3 6 2 +4
2003-04 Vastra Frolunda HC Goteborg Sweden 50 24 17 41 54 10 5 8 13 6
2003-04 Finland WC-A 7 2 5 7 0 +8
2004-05 Frolunda HC Goteborg Sweden 50 18 19 37 24 14 7 6 13 6
2004-05 Finland WC-A 7 1 2 3 4 -3
2005-06 Frolunda HC Goteborg Sweden 49 26 25 51 68 17 6 9 15 32
2005-06 Finland WC-A 9 4 2 6 2 +3
2006-07 Frolunda HC Goteborg Sweden 55 18 36 54 103
2006-07 Finland WC-A 9 1 2 3 33 +2
2007-08 Frolunda HC Goteborg Sweden 54 27 20 47 54 7 1 4 5 6
2008-09 Frolunda HC Goteborg Sweden 55 19 15 34 95 11 4 5 9 6
2009-10 Frolunda HC Goteborg Sweden 55 18 22 40 40 7 2 6 8 6
2010-11 Frolunda HC Goteborg Sweden 55 12 18 30 36
2011-12 Vaxjo Lakers HC Sweden 43 12 17 29 18
2012-13 Vaxjo Lakers HC Sweden 55 12 17 29 18
2013-14 Vaxjo Lakers HC Sweden 55 11 22 33 12 8 0 3 3 2
2014-15 Vaxjo Lakers HC Sweden 51 8 17 25 16 18 1 4 5 8
2015-16 TPS Turku Finland 60 18 26 44 58 8 2 5 7 6
2016-17 TPS Turku Finland 59 20 30 50 44 6 1 1 2 2
NHL Totals 140 24 31 55 48


Finnish Elite League First All-Star Team (2000) Claimed by Atlanta from Colorado in Expansion Draft, June 25, 1999. Traded to Columbus by Atlanta with Pauli Levokari for Chris Nielsen and Petteri Nummelin, December 2, 2002. Claimed on waivers by Philadelphia from Columbus, January 1, 2003. Signed as a free agent by Vastra Frolunda (Sweden) following release by Philadelphia, January 24, 2003.
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