Patrik Berglund

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Patrik Berglund
Patrik Berglund 2014-03-23.JPG
Born (1988-06-02) 2 June 1988 (age 26)
Västerås, Sweden
Height 6 ft 4 in (193 cm)
Weight 216 lb (98 kg; 15 st 6 lb)
Position Centre
Shoots Left
NHL team
Former teams
St. Louis Blues
VIK Västerås HK
National team  Sweden
NHL Draft 25th overall, 2006
St. Louis Blues
Playing career 2005–present

Patrik Berglund (born June 2, 1988) is a Swedish professional ice hockey centre currently playing for the St. Louis Blues of the National Hockey League (NHL).

Playing career[edit]

In the 2005–06 season, Berglund played for VIK Västerås in the HockeyAllsvenskan, the second highest league in Sweden. He was a top prospect in the 2006 NHL Entry Draft and was drafted 25th overall by the St. Louis Blues.

He scored his first NHL goal on 13 October 2008 against Vesa Toskala of the Toronto Maple Leafs.[1] Paired on a line (called the "Kid Line" by Blues fans, due to the oldest player on the line being 22) with David Perron and his flatmate T. J. Oshie, Berglund became a scoring threat in St. Louis' surprise 2008–09 season, finishing the year with 21 goals and 26 assists for 47 points in 76 games.

Berglund with the Blues in 2014.

During the 2012–13 NHL lockout, Berglund returned to Sweden to play for VIK Västerås.

On June 25, 2013 Berglund signed a one year $3.25 million contract extension with the Blues.

Career statistics[edit]

Regular season and playoffs[edit]

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2005–06 VIK Västerås Swe.1 21 3 1 4 4
2006–07 VIK Västerås Swe.1 35 21 27 48 30
2007–08 VIK Västerås Swe.1 36 21 24 45 18 15 2 10 12 14
2008–09 St. Louis Blues NHL 76 21 26 47 16 4 0 0 0 2
2009–10 St. Louis Blues NHL 71 13 13 26 16
2010–11 St. Louis Blues NHL 81 22 30 52 26
2011–12 St. Louis Blues NHL 82 19 19 38 30 9 3 4 7 6
2012–13 VIK Västerås Swe.1 30 20 12 32 20
2012–13 St. Louis Blues NHL 48 17 8 25 12 6 1 1 2 2
2013–14 St. Louis Blues NHL 78 14 18 32 38 4 0 0 0 0
NHL totals 436 106 114 220 138 23 4 5 9 10
Medal record
Competitor for  Sweden
Men's ice hockey
Winter Olympics
Silver 2014 Sochi
World Championships
Silver 2011 Bratislava
Bronze 2009 Bern
World Junior Championships
Silver 2008 Pardubice

International[edit]

Year Team Event Result GP G A Pts PIM
2006 Sweden WJC18 6th 6 4 1 5 2
2007 Sweden WJC 4th 7 1 2 3 0
2008 Sweden WJC 6 3 4 7 14
2009 Sweden WC 7 0 1 1 0
2011 Sweden WC 9 8 2 10 8
2014 Sweden Oly 6 2 1 3 4
Junior totals 19 8 7 15 16
Senior totals 22 10 4 14 12

Awards[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Recap: St. Louis at Toronto". St. Louis Blues. 2008-10-13. Retrieved 2010-10-13. 

External links[edit]

Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Erik Johnson
St. Louis Blues first round draft pick
2006
Succeeded by
Lars Eller