Thommy Abrahamsson

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Thommy Abrahamsson
Born (1947-04-08) April 8, 1947 (age 70)
Umeå, SWE
Height 6 ft 2 in (188 cm)
Weight 185 lb (84 kg; 13 st 3 lb)
Position Defence
Shot Left
Played for Elitserien
Leksands IF
Timrå IK
NHL
Hartford Whalers
WHA
New England Whalers
National team  Sweden
Playing career 1965–1983

Ulf Thommie Abrahamsson[1] (born April 8, 1947) is a retired Swedish ice hockey player. During his career he played in the Swedish Elite League, the National Hockey League and World Hockey Association.

Abrahamsson has a twin brother, Christer Abris (who has legally changed his name), who also played ice hockey, as a goaltender.

Playing career[edit]

Abrahamsson played three seasons with the New England Whalers of the WHA from 1974–75 to 1976–77. He also played one season, 1980–81, and 32 games for the Hartford Whalers of the NHL. He represented Sweden at the 1972 Winter Olympics.[2]

Career statistics[edit]

Regular season and playoffs[edit]

    Regular season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1964–65 Leksands IF Swe-1 11 1 1 2 8 14 0 2 2 4
1965–66 Leksands IF Swe-1 20 3 5 8 12 7 0 2 2 6
1966–67 Leksands IF Swe-1 20 4 5 9 15 2 1 0 1 2
1967–68 Leksands IF Swe-1 26 12 6 18
1968–69 Leksands IF Swe-1 26 11 9 20 19
1969–70 Leksands IF Swe-1 14 3 4 7 18 14 5 4 9 15
1970–71 Leksands IF Swe-1 14 7 4 11 4 14 5 1 6 25
1971–72 Leksands IF Swe-1 25 5 14 19 28
1972–73 Leksands IF Swe-1 14 7 3 10 20 14 7 3 10 8
1973–74 Leksands IF Swe-1 14 7 4 11 13 21 8 7 15 31
1974–75 New England Whalers WHA 76 8 22 30 46 6 0 0 0 0
1975–76 New England Whalers WHA 63 14 21 35 47 17 2 4 6 15
1976–77 New England Whalers WHA 64 6 24 30 33 5 0 3 3 0
1977–78 Leksands IF SEL 28 17 5 22 56
1978–79 Leksands IF SEL 24 6 3 9 55 4 0 1 1 8
1979–80 Leksands IF SEL 26 9 6 15 35
1980–81 Hartford Whalers NHL 32 6 11 17 16
1980–81 Binghamton Whalers AHL 2 0 0 0 2
1981–82 Timrå IK SEL 28 10 4 14 44
1981–82 Timrå IK Swe-2 36 18 18 36 49
Swe-1 totals 184 60 55 115 86 28 17 45 91
WHA totals 203 28 67 95 126 28 2 7 9 15
SEL totals 106 42 18 60 190 4 0 1 1 8

International[edit]

Year Team Event   GP G A Pts PIM
1970 Sweden WC 10 3 1 4 8
1971 Sweden WC 9 2 1 3 10
1972 Sweden OLY 6 1 1 2 2
1972 Sweden WC 10 0 1 1 14
1973 Sweden WC 2 1 1 2 0
1974 Sweden WC 10 0 3 3 6
Senior totals 47 7 8 15 40

References[edit]

  1. ^ Surgent, Scott (2013). The Complete World Hockey Association, 9e. Tempe, Arizona. p. 317. ISBN 1-490967400. 
  2. ^ http://www.sports-reference.com/olympics/athletes/ab/thommy-abrahamsson-1.html

External links[edit]

Preceded by
William Löfqvist
Golden Puck
1973
Succeeded by
Christer Abrahamsson