Johan Sundström

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Johan Sundström
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Sundstrom in 2012
Born (1992-09-21) September 21, 1992 (age 22)
Gothenburg, Sweden
Height 6 ft 3 in (191 cm)
Weight 196 lb (89 kg; 14 st 0 lb)
Position Centre/Winger
Shoots Right
NHL team (P)
Cur. team
Former teams
New York Islanders
Bridgeport Sound Tigers (AHL)
Frölunda HC
NHL Draft 50th overall, 2011
New York Islanders
Playing career 2010–present

Johan William Sjöberg Sundström (born September 21, 1992) is a Swedish ice hockey player who is currently playing with the Bridgeport Sound Tigers of the American Hockey League (AHL). He has previously played professionally in his native Sweden with Frölunda HC in the Elitserien. Sundström signed a two-year contract with Frölunda in September 2010.[1] He scored his first Elitserien goal on December 4, 2010 against Andreas Andersson of HV71.[2] Utimately, Sundström played 41 games out of the 55 regular season games. He joined Frölunda's J20 team for the J20 playoffs.[3] His team went on to the final, where they won 6–3 against Skellefteå AIK.[3] He was drafted by the New York Islanders in the second round, 50th overall, in for the 2011 NHL Entry Draft.

Career statistics[edit]

Medal record
Competitor for  Sweden
Ice hockey
World Junior Championships
Gold 2012 Calgary

Regular season and playoffs[edit]

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2009–10 Frölunda HC J20 37 13 17 30 14 1 0 0 0 0
2009–10 Frölunda HC SEL 1 0 0 0 0
2010–11 Borås HC HA 1 0 0 0 0
2010–11 Frölunda HC J20 15 10 9 19 4 7 8 7 15 2
2010–11 Frölunda HC SEL 41 1 0 1 10
2011–12 Frölunda HC SEL 49 6 5 11 8 6 0 0 0 2
2012–13 Bridgeport Sound Tigers AHL 59 11 21 32 30
2013–14 Bridgeport Sound Tigers AHL 40 8 10 18 41
2013–14 New York Islanders NHL 11 0 1 1 6
SHL totals 91 7 5 12 18 6 0 0 0 2
NHL totals 11 0 1 1 6

International[edit]

Year Team Event Result GP G A Pts PIM
2011 Sweden WJC 4th 6 0 1 1 0
2012 Sweden WJC 1st 6 1 4 5 2
Junior totals 12 1 5 6 2

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Johan Sundström får A-lagskontrakt". Expressen (in Swedish). 20 September 2010. Retrieved 2 May 2011. 
  2. ^ "Hockeyligan game statistics for HV71 – Frölunda HC". Hockeyligan.se. 4 December 2010. Retrieved 2 May 2011. 
  3. ^ a b Jonson, Malin. "Ännu ett JSM-guld till Frölunda". Göteborgs-Posten (in Swedish). Retrieved 2 May 2011. 

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