January 14, 1994 |
|Height||6 ft 2 in (188 cm)|
|Weight||176 lb (80 kg; 12 st 8 lb)|
|NHL team (P)
Milwaukee Admirals (AHL)
|NHL Draft||155th overall, 2013
Emil Pettersson (born 14 January 1994) is a Swedish professional ice hockey player. He is currently playing as a prospect under contract to the Nashville Predators of the National Hockey League (NHL). Pettersson was selected by the Predators in the 6th round (155th overall) of the 2013 NHL Entry Draft. Emil's brother Elias was drafted fifth overall by the Vancouver Canucks in the 2017 NHL Entry Draft.
In the 2016–17 season, having signed with Skellefteå AIK, Pettersson played in 24 games before he was transferred mid-season to join his fourth SHL club in the Växjö Lakers, on December 7, 2016. Pettersson quickly adapted with the Lakers, completing the season with 26 points in 27 games.
On May 9, 2017, Pettersson agreed to a two-year entry-level contract with the Nashville Predators.
- Biographical information and career statistics from Eliteprospects.com, or The Internet Hockey Database
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