Klefbom in February 2015
20 July 1993 |
|Height||6 ft 3 in (191 cm)|
|Weight||215 lb (98 kg; 15 st 5 lb)|
|NHL team||Edmonton Oilers|
|NHL Draft||19th overall, 2011
Oscar Erik Anders Klefbom (born 20 July 1993) is a Swedish professional ice hockey defenceman currently playing for the Edmonton Oilers of the National Hockey League (NHL). He was selected 19th overall in the 2011 NHL Entry Draft by the Oilers.
During the 2013–14 season, his first in North America, Klefbom was recalled from Edmonton's American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, the Oklahoma City Barons, to the NHL to make his debut on 11 March 2014, against the Minnesota Wild, where he recorded one assist in a 4–3 shootout victory. On 28 March, Klefbom scored his first career NHL goal against Anaheim Ducks goaltender Jonas Hiller in a 4–3 overtime victory.
On 19 September 2015, Klefbom signed a seven-year, $29.2 million contract extension with the Edmonton Oilers.
Regular season and playoffs
|2009–10||Färjestad BK||J18 Elit||19||6||10||16||1||—||—||—||—||—|
|2013–14||Oklahoma City Barons||AHL||48||1||9||10||10||2||0||1||1||4|
|2014–15||Oklahoma City Barons||AHL||9||1||7||8||4||—||—||—||—||—|
|World Junior Championships|
Awards and Honours
|WJC First Team All-Star||2012|||
- "Oilers sign prospect Klefbom to three-year deal". Edmonton Journal. 2012-06-12. Retrieved 2012-06-12.
- "Oilers rally, beat Wild in shootout". National Hockey League. 2014-03-11. Retrieved 2014-03-12.
- Tychkowski, Robert (March 29, 2014). "First goal sweet for Edmonton Oilers rookie Oscar Klefbom". Edmonton Sun. Retrieved January 1, 2018.
- Oilers, Edmonton (2015-09-19). "Anaheim Ducks at Edmonton Oilers". Retrieved 2015-09-19.
- Ireland, Joanne (September 21, 2015). "Oilers take risk signing defenceman Oscar Klefbom to seven-year contract extension". Leduc, AB: Edmonton Journal. Retrieved January 1, 2018.
- Wilkins, Cory (April 12, 2017). "Watch: Klefbom scores Oilers' 1st playoff goal in 11 years". thescore.com. Retrieved January 1, 2018.
- "First Team All-Stars". The Sports Network. 2013-12-02. Retrieved 2013-12-02.
- Oscar Klefbom career statistics at EliteProspects.com
- Oscar Klefbom career statistics at The Internet Hockey Database
|Awards and achievements|
|Edmonton Oilers first round draft pick
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