October 8, 1974 |
|Height||6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)|
|Weight||223 lb (101 kg; 15 st 13 lb)|
|Played for||Timrå IK
Toronto Maple Leafs
Tampa Bay Lightning
Columbus Blue Jackets
Los Angeles Kings
|NHL Draft||64th overall, 1994
Toronto Maple Leafs
Fredrik "Freddy" Modin (born October 8, 1974) is a Swedish retired professional ice hockey left winger, who played 14 seasons in the National Hockey League (NHL) and most notably won the Stanley Cup with the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 2003–04 season.
Modin was drafted 64th overall by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 1994 NHL Entry Draft. He was traded to the Tampa Bay Lightning on October 1, 1999, where he served as an alternate captain for several seasons. In 2001 he was lone Lightning player at the 51st NHL All-Star Game and won the Hardest Shot competition with a blast clocked at 102.1 mph. He went on to win the Stanley Cup with the Lightning in the 2003–04 season. For the 2004–05 season, Fredrik Modin returned to Sweden to play for Timrå IK because of the NHL lockout. He scored 12 goals, 24 assists and had a total of 36 points. On June 30, 2006, he was traded to the Columbus Blue Jackets along with Fredrik Norrena for Marc Denis.
Modin served as an alternate captain for the Blue Jackets. He has begun to decline in production, due to injuries. He scored a goal in Game 4 of the Blue Jackets' opening round playoff series against the Detroit Red Wings, the Blue Jackets' first-ever playoff appearance.
On September 6, 2010, Modin signed a one-year contract as a free agent with the Atlanta Thrashers. He posted 7 goals in 36 games for the Thrashers. On February 28, 2011, Modin was traded to the Calgary Flames for a seventh round pick in the 2011 NHL Entry Draft.
Hampered by a lingering back injury in his last two seasons, Modin announced his retirement on May 19, 2011.
- Gold medal at the Ice Hockey World Championship in 1998.
- Played in the NHL All-Star Game in 2001.
- Hardest Shot at NHL SuperSkills Competition in 2001 (102.1 mph).
- Bronze medal at the Ice Hockey World Championship in 2001.
- Stanley Cup winner with Tampa Bay Lightning in 2004.
- Gold medal at the Winter Olympics in 2006.
- He is a member of the Triple Gold Club having won the 1998 World Championships, the 2004 Stanley Cup with Tampa Bay Lightning and Olympic Gold Medal in 2006.
- Most points in World Cup of Hockey 2004
- All-star team World Cup of Hockey 2004
Regular season and playoffs
|1996–97||Toronto Maple Leafs||NHL||76||6||7||13||24||—||—||—||—||—|
|1997–98||Toronto Maple Leafs||NHL||74||16||16||32||32||—||—||—||—||—|
|1998–99||Toronto Maple Leafs||NHL||67||16||15||31||35||8||0||0||0||6|
|1999–00||Tampa Bay Lightning||NHL||80||22||26||48||18||—||—||—||—||—|
|2000–01||Tampa Bay Lightning||NHL||76||32||24||56||48||—||—||—||—||—|
|2001–02||Tampa Bay Lightning||NHL||54||14||17||31||27||—||—||—||—||—|
|2002–03||Tampa Bay Lightning||NHL||76||17||23||40||43||11||2||0||2||18|
|2003–04||Tampa Bay Lightning||NHL||82||29||28||57||32||23||8||11||19||10|
|2005–06||Tampa Bay Lightning||NHL||77||31||23||54||56||5||0||0||0||6|
|2006–07||Columbus Blue Jackets||NHL||79||22||20||42||50||—||—||—||—||—|
|2007–08||Columbus Blue Jackets||NHL||23||6||6||12||20||—||—||—||—||—|
|2008–09||Columbus Blue Jackets||NHL||50||9||16||25||28||4||1||0||1||0|
|2009–10||Columbus Blue Jackets||NHL||24||2||4||6||12||—||—||—||—||—|
|2009–10||Los Angeles Kings||NHL||20||3||2||5||14||6||3||1||4||2|
|Competitor for Sweden|
|World Junior Championships|
|Junior int'l totals||13||1||4||5||10|
|Senior int'l totals||42||16||13||29||26|
- "Los Angeles Kings get forwards Jeff Halpern, Fredrik Modin". ESPN. 2010-03-03. Retrieved 2011-03-01.
- "Fredrik Modin signs with Thrashers". ESPN. 2010-09-06. Retrieved 2011-03-01.
- "Flames acquire Modin from Thrashers for seventh round pick". The Sports Network. 2011-02-28. Retrieved 2011-03-01.
- "Fredik Modin stops playing hockey". Aftonbladet.se. 2011-05-19. Retrieved 2011-05-19.
- Fredrik Modin's career statistics at The Internet Hockey Database
- Fredrik Modin's player profile at NHL.com