Melker Karlsson
Player Facts
  • Position
    C/W
  • Height
    6'0" / 184 cm
  • Weight
    181 lbs / 82 kg
  • Shoots
    R
  • Contract
    19/20

A hard working forward, Karlsson can play any position up front. Not the best skater. Isn't afraid to go hard to the net. Tough to play against. Decent hands. Could use more bulk.
- Erik K. Piri, EP (2010)

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2005-06 Lycksele SK Division 2 9 1 2 3 0 |
2006-07 Skellefteå AIK J18 J18 Allsvenskan 14 5 4 9 20 |
Skellefteå AIK J20 SuperElit 1 0 0 0 0 |
2007-08 Skellefteå AIK J18 J18 Elit 16 10 8 18 4 |
Skellefteå AIK J18 J18 Allsvenskan 14 11 5 16 16 |
Skellefteå AIK J20 SuperElit 9 4 2 6 0 | Playoffs 2 1 0 1 0
2008-09 Skellefteå AIK J20 SuperElit 34 10 14 24 58 | Playoffs 6 1 3 4 2
Skellefteå AIK SHL 4 0 0 0 0 0 | Playoffs 1 0 0 0 0 0
2009-10 Skellefteå AIK J20 SuperElit 27 14 21 35 10 | Playoffs 2 1 1 2 0
Skellefteå AIK SHL 36 2 0 2 8 -2 | Playoffs 8 0 2 2 0 1
Sweden U20 (all) International-Jr 3 0 1 1 0 |
2010-11 Skellefteå AIK J20 SuperElit 5 3 1 4 0 |
Skellefteå AIK SHL 40 4 2 6 2 2 | Playoffs 16 1 3 4 2 4
Örebro HK Allsvenskan 10 2 4 6 12 3 |
2011-12 Skellefteå AIK SHL 44 3 2 5 8 -8 | Playoffs 19 2 2 4 4 -2
2012-13 Skellefteå AIK SHL 44 13 15 28 14 20 | Playoffs 13 2 8 10 10 10
Sweden EHT 3 0 0 0 0 -1 |
Sweden (all) International 3 0 0 0 0 -1 |
2013-14 Skellefteå AIK SHL 48 9 16 25 14 -3 | Playoffs 14 4 8 12 12 9
2014-15 San Jose Sharks NHL 53 13 11 24 20 -3 |
Worcester Sharks AHL 20 5 5 10 6 -2 |
2015-16 San Jose Sharks NHL 65 10 9 19 16 5 | Playoffs 24 5 3 8 10 3
San Jose Barracuda AHL 4 0 2 2 0 0 |
2016-17 San Jose Sharks NHL 67 11 11 22 22 7 | Playoffs 6 1 0 1 6 0
2017-18 San Jose Sharks NHL 71 8 11 19 26 -5 | Playoffs 10 0 3 3 2 2
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Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2006-07 Västerbotten TV-Pucken 8 1 2 3 2 |
Player Career Totals
League GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 24 5 7 12 0.50 6 -2 |
Allsvenskan 10 2 4 6 0.60 12 3 |
Division 2 9 1 2 3 0.33 0 |
EHT 3 0 0 0 0.00 0 -1 |
International 3 0 0 0 0.00 0 -1 |
International-Jr 3 0 1 1 0.33 0 |
J18 Allsvenskan 28 16 9 25 0.89 36 |
J18 Elit 16 10 8 18 1.13 4 |
NHL 256 42 42 84 0.33 84 4 | 40 6 6 12 0.30 18 5
SHL 216 31 35 66 0.31 46 9 | 71 9 23 32 0.45 28 22
SuperElit 76 31 38 69 0.91 68 | 10 3 4 7 0.70 2
TV-Pucken 8 1 2 3 0.38 2 |
Career Highlights
Season
Awards by season
Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
05/12/2017
05/12/2017 Extension San Jose Sharks San Jose Sharks
06/27/2015
06/27/2015 Extension San Jose Sharks San Jose Sharks
05/30/2014
05/30/2014 Confirmed Skellefteå AIK San Jose Sharks
09/25/2013
09/25/2013 Extension Skellefteå AIK Skellefteå AIK
06/20/2011
06/20/2011 Extension Skellefteå AIK Skellefteå AIK
05/14/2009
05/14/2009 Extension Skellefteå AIK Skellefteå AIK
Player Biography and Trivia

Cult/Star player for Lycksele SK

Cult/Star player for Skellefteå AIK