April 25, 1987 |
|Height||6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)|
|Weight||176 lb (80 kg; 12 st 8 lb)|
|NHL Draft||62nd overall, 2006
Detroit Red Wings
Dick Axelsson (born April 25, 1987) is a Swedish professional ice hockey winger, currently playing for Frölunda HC in the Elitserien. He was drafted 62nd overall by the Detroit Red Wings in the 2006 NHL Entry Draft. Axelsson won the Swedish Championship with Färjestads BK in 2009, and 2011 when he also made Elitserien's All-Star team.
Playing career 
He was on loan with Färjestads BK of Elitserien from the Detroit Red Wings, he won the gold medal with the team 2008/2009. The Red Wings drafted him in the second round of the 2006 Draft, 62nd overall.
In 2011, Axelsson left Färjestad to join nearly relegated Modo, where he missed the first few matches due to a wrist injury. In his competitive debut, Axelsson made an assist.
Career statistics 
|2005–06||Huddinge IK||Div. 1||23||17||2||19||10||8||6||4||10||4|
|2009–10||Grand Rapids Griffins||AHL||17||2||3||5||6||—||—||—||—||—|
Inline hockey 
|Competitor for Sweden|
|Men's Ice hockey|
In 2008, Axelsson dominated the competition for the duration of the tournament, registering 9 goals and 7 assists in 6 games en route to the gold medal and tournament MVP. The following year, Axelsson continued his dominance on the inline rink, tallying 8 goals and 12 assists in 6 games for the World Champions.
- Dick Axelsson's career stats at Eliteprospects.com
- Dick Axelsson's career statistics at The Internet Hockey Database
- Dick Axelsson's player profile at NHL.com
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