Christian Djoos

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Christian Djoos
Born (1994-08-06) 6 August 1994 (age 23)
Gothenburg, Sweden
Height 6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
Weight 169 lb (77 kg; 12 st 1 lb)
Position Defence
Shoots Left
NHL team
Former teams
Washington Capitals
Brynäs IF
NHL Draft 195th overall, 2012
Washington Capitals
Playing career 2011–present

Christian Djoos (born 6 August 1994) is a Swedish professional ice hockey player. He currently plays for the Washington Capitals of the National Hockey League (NHL). Djoos was selected by the Capitals in the 7th round (195th overall) of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft. He is the son of Pär Djoos.

Playing career[edit]

Djoos made his Elitserien (now the Swedish Hockey League) debut, playing one game with Brynäs IF during the 2011–12 season, and by the 2013–14 season, at the age of 19, he had developed into a regular SHL player for Brynäs.[1]

He signed a three-year, entry-level contract with the Capitals on May 16, 2014.[2]

Djoos made the Capitals opening night roster to start the 2017–18 season. He scored his first NHL goal with the Capitals against the Pittsburgh Penguins, assisted by Lars Eller and Brett Connolly, at Capital One Arena in Washington, D.C, on October 11, 2017.

Career statistics[edit]

Regular season and playoffs[edit]

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2010–11 Brynäs IF J20 11 0 1 1 0
2011–12 Brynäs IF J20 40 3 21 24 22 2 0 0 0 0
2011–12 Brynäs IF SEL 1 0 0 0 0
2012–13 Brynäs IF J20 2 0 2 2 2
2012–13 Brynäs IF SEL 47 2 6 8 38 4 0 0 0 0
2013–14 Brynäs IF J20 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
2013–14 Brynäs IF SHL 47 1 12 13 4 5 1 2 3 0
2014–15 Brynäs IF SHL 50 5 12 17 22 7 1 1 2 8
2014–15 Hershey Bears AHL 1 0 1 1 0
2015–16 Hershey Bears AHL 62 8 14 22 8 21 2 7 9 8
2016–17 Hershey Bears AHL 66 13 45 58 34 12 2 6 8 2
SHL totals 145 8 30 38 64 16 2 3 5 8
Medal record
Ice hockey
Representing  Sweden
World Junior Championships
Silver medal – second place 2013 Ufa
Silver medal – second place 2014 Malmö

International[edit]

Year Team Event Result GP G A Pts PIM
2012 Sweden WJC18 2nd, silver medalist(s) 6 1 2 3 2
2013 Sweden WJC 2nd, silver medalist(s) 6 0 3 3 0
2014 Sweden WJC 2nd, silver medalist(s) 7 2 1 3 2
Junior totals 19 3 6 9 4

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Predicting the next 5 Washington Capitals prospects to arrive in the NHL". bleacherreport.com. 2014-04-01. Retrieved 2014-04-01. 
  2. ^ "Capitals Sign Christian Djoos". Washington Capitals. 2014-05-16. Retrieved 2014-05-16. 

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