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Sweden Bengt-Åke Gustafsson
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Database: 864 040 players
Last added: Erik Nilsson
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Joe Whitney 37 21 24 45
2. Jason Akeson 38 12 33 45
3. Casey Bailey 37 20 24 44
4. Chris Bourque 38 7 35 42
5. Marcel Noebels 36 6 36 42
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
C
Age
63
Height
6'0" / 182 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
198 lbs / 90 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
Status
Retired
Highlights
2-time World Championship Gold Medal 2
1-time U20 WJC Silver Medal 1
1-time World Championship Silver Medal 1
1-time World Championship Bronze Medal 1
5-time Austrian Champion 5

Son: Anton Gustafsson

Team Staff profile of Bengt-Åke Gustafsson also available
Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1973-74 KB Karlskoga Division 2 8 1 4 5 0 | Playoffs 6 1 1 2 0
1974-75 KB Karlskoga Division 1 18 4 5 9 2 |
1975-76 KB Karlskoga Division 1 11 7 3 10 - |
Sweden U19 EJC-19 5 3 2 5 2 |
Sweden U20 WJC-20 4 2 1 3 10 |
Sweden U20 (all) International-Jr 2 0 - - - |
1976-77 KB Karlskoga Division 1 22 32 18 50 - | Qualification 11 7 7 14 -
Sweden U20 WJC-20 7 2 2 4 6 |
Sweden U20 (all) International-Jr 2 2 - - - |
Sweden (all) International 1 0 0 0 - |
1977-78 Färjestad BK Elitserien 32 15 10 25 10 |
Sweden U20 WJC-20 7 2 6 8 10 |
Sweden U20 (all) International-Jr 1 0 - - - |
Sweden B (all) International 2 1 - - - |
1978-79 Färjestad BK Elitserien 33 13 12 25 10 | Playoffs 3 2 0 2 2
Edmonton Oilers WHA 0 0 0 0 0 0 | Playoffs 2 1 2 3 0 2
Sweden WC 8 4 2 6 0 |
Sweden B (all) International 2 1 - - - |
Sweden (all) International 4 2 1 3 - |
1979-80 Washington Capitals NHL 80 22 38 60 17 -17 |
Sweden (all) International 3 1 0 1 - |
1980-81 Washington Capitals NHL 72 21 34 55 26 11 |
Sweden WC 6 3 1 4 8 |
1981-82 Washington Capitals NHL 70 26 34 60 40 -20 |
1982-83 Washington Capitals NHL 67 22 42 64 16 9 | Playoffs 4 0 1 1 4
Sweden WC 10 2 7 9 6 |
1983-84 Washington Capitals NHL 69 32 43 75 16 29 | Playoffs 5 2 3 5 0
1984-85 Washington Capitals NHL 51 14 29 43 8 13 | Playoffs 5 1 3 4 0
Sweden CC 5 1 3 4 2 1 |
Sweden (all) International 10 2 4 6 6 |
1985-86 Washington Capitals NHL 70 23 52 75 26 -9 |
1986-87 Bofors IK Division 1 28 16 26 42 22 |
Sweden “C” WC 10 3 8 11 4 |
Sweden (all) International 29 5 13 18 24 |
Sweden B (all) International 1 0 1 1 0 |
1987-88 Washington Capitals NHL 78 18 36 54 29 2 | Playoffs 14 4 9 13 6
Sweden CC 6 3 0 3 4 -1 |
Sweden (all) International 10 5 3 8 6 |
1988-89 Washington Capitals NHL 72 18 51 69 18 13 | Playoffs 4 2 3 5 6
1989-90 Färjestad BK “A” Elitserien 37 22 24 46 12 | Playoffs 10 4 10 14 10
1990-91 Färjestad BK “A” Elitserien 37 9 21 30 6 | Playoffs 8 3 6 9 2
Sweden WC 10 0 5 5 6 |
Sweden (all) International 21 3 8 11 10 |
1991-92 Färjestad BK “A” Elitserien 35 12 20 32 26 | Playoffs 6 2 5 7 2
Sweden OG 6 0 1 1 0 |
Sweden (all) International 13 1 3 4 0 |
1992-93 Färjestad BK Elitserien 40 17 14 31 32 | Playoffs 3 0 1 1 2
1993-94 VEU Feldkirch Austria 54 20 43 63 41 |
Sweden (all) International 2 0 0 0 0 |
1994-95 VEU Feldkirch Austria 41 21 42 63 22 |
1995-96 VEU Feldkirch Austria 36 20 46 66 14 |
1996-97 VEU Feldkirch Austria 52 24 54 78 10 |
1997-98 VEU Feldkirch Austria 46 10 30 40 16 |
1998-99 VEU Feldkirch Austria 4 0 0 0 0 |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1980-81 Washington Capitals DN-Cup 2 1 0 1 0 |
1981-82 Washington Capitals DN-Cup 4 2 0 2 - |
1989-90 Färjestad BK Spengler Cup - - - - - 4 |
1997-98 VEU Feldkirch Euro HL 6 2 6 8 2 3 | Playoffs 4 1 3 4 2 0
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
1997-98 Switzerland WC Asst. Coach 4th Place
1998-99 VEU Feldkirch Austria Head Coach
Switzerland WC Asst. Coach 8th Place
1999-00 SC Langnau NLA Head Coach
Switzerland WC Asst. Coach 6th Place
Switzerland (all) International Asst. Coach
2000-01 SC Langnau NLA Head Coach
Switzerland WC Asst. Coach 9th Place
2001-02 Färjestad BK Elitserien Head Coach 33-10-7
Switzerland WC Asst. Coach
2002-03 Färjestad BK Elitserien Head Coach 27-10-13
2003-04 Färjestad BK Elitserien Head Coach 24-12-14
2004-05 Färjestad BK Elitserien Head Coach
Sweden WC Head Coach
Sweden (all) International Head Coach 1-1-1
2005-06 Sweden OG Head Coach 6-2-0; Won Gold
Sweden WC Head Coach 6-1-2; Won Gold
Sweden (all) International Head Coach 8-5-2
2006-07 Sweden WC Head Coach 4th Place
Sweden (all) International Head Coach 11-6-2
2007-08 Sweden WC GM/Head Coach 4th Place
Sweden (all) International GM/Head Coach 7-10-1
2008-09 Sweden WC GM/Head Coach Won Bronze
Sweden (all) International GM/Head Coach 6-8-2
2009-10 Sweden OG GM/Head Coach
Sweden WC GM/Head Coach Won Bronze
2010-11 ZSC Lions NLA Head Coach Hired Oct 20th replacing Colin Muller
2011-12 Atlant Mytishchi KHL Head Coach Fired on Nov 3
2012-13 Nürnberg Ice Tigers DEL Head Coach Replaced Jeff Tomlinson on Dec 9th
2013-14 SCL Tigers NLB Head Coach Replacing Tomas Tamfal on Oct 15th
2014-15 SCL Tigers NLB Head Coach
2015-16 Not active as staff
2016-17 EHC Olten NLB Head Coach Replacing Maurizio Mansi on Jan 24th
2017-18 EHC Olten SL Head Coach Fired on Feb 4th
2018-19 Stjernen Hockey Norway Head Coach
Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
Austria 6 233 95 215 310 1.33 103 - | 0
CC 2 11 4 3 7 0.64 6 0 | 0
Division 1 4 79 59 52 111 1.41 24 - | 1 11 7 7 14 1.27 - -
Division 2 1 8 1 4 5 0.63 0 - | 1 6 1 1 2 0.33 0 -
DN-Cup 2 6 3 0 3 0.50 0 - | 0
EJC-19 1 5 3 2 5 1.00 2 - | 0
Euro HL 1 6 2 6 8 1.33 2 3 | 1 4 1 3 4 1.00 2 0
International 10 98 21 33 52 0.53 46 - | 0
International-Jr 3 5 2 - - - - - | 0
NHL 9 629 196 359 555 0.88 196 31 | 5 32 9 19 28 0.88 16 -
OG 1 6 0 1 1 0.17 0 - | 0
Elitserien (SHL) 6 214 88 101 189 0.88 96 - | 5 30 11 22 33 1.10 18 -
Spengler Cup 1 - - - - - - 4 | 0
WC 5 44 12 23 35 0.80 24 - | 0
WHA 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 | 1 2 1 2 3 1.50 0 2
WJC-20 3 18 6 9 15 0.83 26 - | 0
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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Thomas Rundqvist (F) 1978-1998 13 Färjestad BK, Sweden, Sweden (CC), Sweden (OG), Sweden (all), VEU Feldkirch
Tommy Samuelsson (D) 1977-1993 12 Färjestad BK, Sweden, Sweden (CC), Sweden (all), Sweden B (all), Sweden U20, Sweden U20 (all)
Mats Näslund (F) 1976-1994 11 Sweden, Sweden (CC), Sweden (OG), Sweden (all), Sweden B (all), Sweden U20, Sweden U20 (all)
Mike Gartner (F) 1979-1989 9 Washington Capitals

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Player Biography and Trivia

Drafted 1991, 1 #17 overall by San Jose Sharks in the NHL Expansion Draft

Number 16 retired by BIK Karlskoga

Cult/Star player for BIK Karlskoga

Cult/Star player for Färjestad BK

Cult/Star player for Sweden

Cult/Star player for VEU Feldkirch

Cult/Star player for Washington Capitals

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