Kevin Elgestål

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Kevin Elgestål
Born (1996-05-29) May 29, 1996 (age 23)
Gothenburg, Sweden
Height 6 ft 1 in (185 cm)
Weight 198 lb (90 kg; 14 st 2 lb)
Position Right Wing
Shoots Right
Allsv team
Former teams
HC Vita Hästen
Frölunda HC
NHL Draft 194th overall, 2014
Washington Capitals
Playing career 2013–present

Kevin Elgestål (born May 29, 1996) is a Swedish professional ice hockey right winger. He is currently playing with HC Vita Hästen in the HockeyAllsvenskan (Allsv).

Playing career[edit]

Elgestål made his Swedish Hockey League debut playing with Frölunda HC during the 2013–14 SHL season.[1]

On June 26, 2014, Elgestål was drafted in the 7th round of the 2014 NHL Entry Draft, 194th overall, by the Washington Capitals of the National Hockey League (NHL).[2]

Elgestål continued his tenure with Frölunda HC, however after being un-signed by the Capitals and also unable to break into the SHL team, he left the club to sign with second tier club, HC Vita Hästen, in the HockeyAllsvenskan (Allsv).

Career statistics[edit]

Regular season and playoffs[edit]

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2012–13 Frölunda HC J20 5 1 0 1 2
2013–14 Frölunda HC J20 44 13 22 35 34 3 1 0 1 2
2013–14 Frölunda HC SHL 2 0 1 1 0
2014–15 Frölunda HC J20 33 10 16 26 65 6 2 5 7 29
2015–16 Frölunda HC J20 16 6 6 12 28
2015–16 HC Vita Hästen Allsv 27 3 2 5 10
2016–17 HC Vita Hästen Allsv 30 4 1 5 29
2017–18 HC Vita Hästen Allsv 49 7 6 13 22
2018–19 HC Vita Hästen Allsv 47 5 7 12 20
SHL totals 2 0 1 1 0

International[edit]

Year Team Event Result GP G A Pts PIM
2013 Sweden IH18 7th 4 2 0 2 2
2014 Sweden WJC18 4th 7 1 2 3 27
Junior totals 11 3 2 5 29

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Frölunda HC 2013–14 player statistics". eliteprospects.com. 2014-05-04. Retrieved 2014-05-04.
  2. ^ "Capitals 2014 draft selections". sportsforcaster.com. 2014-07-04. Retrieved 2014-07-04.

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