Andreas Jämtin

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Andreas Jämtin
Born (1983-05-04) May 4, 1983 (age 31)
Danderyd, SWE
Height 6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
Weight 200 lb (91 kg; 14 st 4 lb)
Position Left/Right Wing
Shoots Left
SEL team
Former teams
HV71
Hartford Wolf Pack (AHL)
Charlotte Checkers (ECHL)
Linköpings HC (SEL)
Färjestads BK (SEL)
AIK (SEL)
National team  Sweden
NHL Draft 157th overall, 2001
Detroit Red Wings
Playing career 2000–present
Andreas Jämtin
Medal record
Men's Ice hockey
Competitor for  Sweden
World Championships
Gold 2013 Sweden/Finland

Andreas Jämtin (born May 4, 1983) is a Swedish professional ice hockey player. He is currently playing with HV71 in the Swedish elite league Elitserien.

Playing career[edit]

Jämtin is a winger who, despite his size, is very aggressive and plays with lot of intensity.[1] Detroit Red Wings' assistant general manager Jim Nill commented on Jämtin's playing style as "he's a pest on the ice".[2]

Jämtin was drafted in the 2001 NHL Entry Draft by the Detroit Red Wings with their 5th round pick, in the 157th overall selection.[1] For season 2006–07 Jämtin waited for contract offers from NHL but due to not receiving any offers signed a one-year contract with the Swedish club HV71.[3] After the 2006–07 season, he extended the contract with another three years.[4] On 16 June 2008 it was reported that Jämtin signed with the New York Rangers as a free agent.[5][6][7] After only having played four games in the AHL with Hartford Wolf Pack and five games with Charlotte Checkers in the ECHL, Jämtin chose to move back to Sweden and signed a two-year deal with the Swedish Elitserien team Linköpings HC.[8][1]

Awards[edit]

  • Winner of TV-pucken with Stockholm A in 1999.
  • Swedish Champion with HV71 in 2004 and 2008.

Career statistics[edit]

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2000–01 Färjestads BK SEL 1 0 0 0 0
2001–02 AIK SEL 42 2 3 5 55
2002–03 AIK Swe-2 42 21 18 39 127
2003–04 HV71 SEL 39 5 13 18 105 16 3 3 6 68
2004–05 HV71 SEL 42 6 12 18 155
2005–06 TPS SM-l 37 8 7 15 81
2005–06 HV71 SEL 8 1 1 2 28 12 3 2 5 28
2006–07 HV71 SEL 49 14 11 25 150 11 2 1 3 36
2007–08 HV71 SEL 51 17 13 30 167 17 1 5 6 36
2008–09 Hartford Wolf Pack AHL 4 0 0 0 9
2008–09 Charlotte Checkers ECHL 5 3 2 5 17
2008–09 Linköpings HC SEL 27 3 7 10 86 7 1 1 2 8
2009–10 Linköpings HC SEL 55 18 13 31 125 12 0 3 3 30
2010–11 Linköpings HC SEL 37 9 14 23 158
2011–12 Linköpings HC SEL 53 16 7 23 138 5 2 0 2 12
SM-liiga totals 37 8 7 15 81
SEL totals 411 91 94 185 1167 80 12 15 27 218

Statistics as of end of Elitserien season 2010–11.[1]

International play[edit]

Jämtin has played for Sweden in:

International statistics[edit]

Year Team Event   GP G A Pts PIM
2001 Sweden WJC 6 3 4 7 26
2002 Sweden WJC 7 2 1 3 10
2003 Sweden WJC 6 1 4 5 10
2011 Sweden WC 1 0 0 0 0
Junior int'l totals 19 6 9 15 46
Senior int'l totals 1 0 0 0 0

Statistics as of November 12, 2012.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e "Andreas Jämtin". Elite Prospects. Retrieved 2008-04-21. 
  2. ^ "Red Wings Central Andreas Jamtin". RedWingsCentral.com. Archived from the original on 2006-05-04. Retrieved 2006-04-25. 
  3. ^ "Andreas Jämtin fortsätter i HV71" (in Swedish). HV71.se. 2006-05-24. Retrieved 2006-08-11. [dead link]
  4. ^ "Andreas Jämtin fortsätter i HV71" (in Swedish). HV71.se. 2007-04-11. Retrieved 2007-04-11. [dead link]
  5. ^ "Jämtin klar för Rangers" (in Swedish). HV71. 2008-06-16. Archived from the original on 19 June 2008. Retrieved 2008-06-19. 
  6. ^ "FOX Sports on MSN Fantasy Report". FOX. 2008-06-16. Retrieved 2008-06-19. 
  7. ^ "Memo to Avery: Rangers ink Swedish winger/agitator". Newsday. 2008-06-16. Archived from the original on 26 June 2008. Retrieved 2008-06-19. 
  8. ^ Mäki, Anders (2008-11-14). "Andreas Jämtin till LHC" (in Swedish). Linköpings Hockey Club. Retrieved 2008-11-14. 

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