Tim Bergland

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Tim Bergland
Born (1965-01-11)11 January 1965
Crookston, Minnesota, United States
Height 6 ft .03 in (183 cm)
Weight 194 lb (88 kg; 13 st 12 lb)
Position Right Wing
Shot Right
Played for U. of Minnesota
Fort Wayne Komets
Binghamton Whalers
Baltimore Skipjacks
Washington Capitals
Tampa Bay Lightning
Atlanta Knights
Chicago Wolves
HIFK Helsinki
National team  United States
NHL Draft 75th overall, 1983
Washington Capitals
Playing career 1983–1999
For the film director, see Timothy Björklund.

Timothy Daniel Bergland (born January 11, 1965 in Crookston, Minnesota and raised in Thief River Falls, Minnesota) is a retired American ice hockey player.

Playing Career[edit]

Selected by the Washington Capitals in the 1983 NHL Entry Draft, he did not make it onto the Capitals' roster until the 1989–90 season when his defensive play helped guide the Capitals to their first-ever semifinals appearance.

Left exposed in the 1992 NHL Expansion Draft, Bergland was claimed by the Tampa Bay Lightning. He would have a second tour with the Capitals, albeit briefly, when he was claimed on waivers during the 1993–94 season.

Bergland retired from active play in 1999 after playing several seasons with the Chicago Wolves of the International Hockey League. Played 7 games in Finland during 1997-98 season.

Coaching[edit]

Head Coach 1999-2004 Fergus Falls

Assistant Coach 2004-2008 Thief River Falls Prowlers boys hockey team.

Head coach 2008-current Thief River Falls Prowlers boys hockey team.

Career statistics[edit]

Regular season and playoffs[edit]

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1983-84 U. of Minnesota WCHA 24 4 11 15 24
1984-85 U. of Minnesota WCHA 46 7 12 19 16
1985-86 U. of Minnesota WCHA 48 11 16 27 26
1986-87 U. of Minnesota WCHA 49 18 17 35 48
1987-88 Fort Wayne Komets IHL 13 2 1 3 9
1987–88 Binghamton Whalers AHL 63 21 26 47 31 4 0 0 0 0
1988–89 Baltimore Skipjacks AHL 78 24 29 53 39
1989–90 Baltimore Skipjacks AHL 47 12 19 31 55
1989–90 Washington Capitals NHL 32 2 5 7 31 15 1 1 2 10
1990–91 Baltimore Skipjacks AHL 15 8 9 17 16
1990–91 Washington Capitals NHL 47 5 9 14 21 11 1 1 2 12
1991–92 Baltimore Skipjacks AHL 11 6 10 16 5
1991–92 Washington Capitals NHL 22 1 4 5 2
1992–93 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 27 3 3 6 11
1992-93 Atlanta Knights IHL 49 18 21 39 26 9 3 3 6 10
1993–94 Washington Capitals NHL 3 0 0 0 4
1993-94 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 51 6 5 11 6
1993-94 Atlanta Knights IHL 19 6 7 13 6
1994-95 Chicago Wolves IHL 81 12 21 33 70 3 1 2 3 4
1995-96 Chicago Wolves IHL 81 9 19 28 45 9 0 1 1 4
1996-97 Chicago Wolves IHL 82 20 22 42 26 4 1 1 2 0
1997-98 HIFK Helsinki SM-liiga 7 2 1 3 16
1997-98 Chicago Wolves IHL 49 8 10 18 18 10 2 0 2 16
1998-99 Chicago Wolves IHL 68 4 9 13 20
NHL totals 182 17 26 43 75 26 2 2 4 22

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