Oscar Dansk

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Oscar Dansk
Born (1994-02-28) February 28, 1994 (age 21)
Stockholm, Sweden
Height 6 ft 3 in (191 cm)
Weight 195 lb (88 kg; 13 st 13 lb)
Position Goaltender
Catches Left
NHL team Columbus Blue Jackets
NHL Draft 31st overall, 2012
Columbus Blue Jackets
Playing career 2014–present
Medal record
Competitor for Sweden
World U18 Championships
Silver medal – second place 2012 Czech Republic

Oscar Dansk (born February 28, 1994) is a Swedish ice hockey goaltender who is currently playing as a prospect within the Columbus Blue Jackets organization in the National Hockey League (NHL). Dansk was drafted by the Columbus Blue Jackets at the 2012 NHL Entry Draft with the 31st overall pick, the first pick of the second round. He was the starting goaltender for the Swedish Junior Ice hockey team at the 2014 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships.

On May 8, 2014, Dansk was signed to a three-year entry-level contract by the Blue Jackets.[1]

Awards and honours[edit]

Award Year
TV-pucken Best Goaltender 2009–10 [2]
J18 Elit (West) Best Goals Against Average 2010–11 [3]
Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament silver medal with Team Sweden 2011 [4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Blue Jackets sign goaltender Oscar Dansk to a three-year entry-level contract". Columbus Blue Jackets. 2014-05-08. Retrieved 2014-05-08. 
  2. ^ "TV-Pucken Best Goaltender". eliteprospects.com. 2010-05-06. Retrieved 2010-05-06. 
  3. ^ "J18 Elit (West) Best GAA". eliteprospects.com. 2011-04-01. Retrieved 2011-04-01. 
  4. ^ "Rise of the Swedes". CBC Sports. 2012-01-02. Retrieved 2012-01-02. 

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