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Sweden Kent Nilsson
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Last added: Peter Jacob
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Pius Suter 50 30 23 53
2. Mark Arcobello 50 15 33 48
3. Garrett Roe 44 13 35 48
4. Grégory Hofmann 50 24 23 47
5. Toni Rajala 50 23 23 46
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
C
Age
63
Height
6'0" / 184 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
187 lbs / 85 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
Status
Retired
Highlights
1-time World Championship Silver Medal 1
1-time Italy Champion 1
1-time NHL Stanley Cup Champion 1
1-time SHL Champion 1
2-time WHA Avco World Trophy 2

Sons: Robert Nilsson, Anders Nilsson

Team Staff profile of Kent Nilsson also available
Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1973-74 Djurgårdens IF Division 1 22 9 8 17 6 | -
Sweden U18 EJC-19 5 8 7 15 2 | -
1974-75 Djurgårdens IF Division 1 28 13 12 25 14 | -
Sweden U18 EJC-19 5 5 5 10 0 | -
Sweden U20 WJC-20 5 4 2 6 - | -
1975-76 Djurgårdens IF SHL 36 28 25 53 10 | -
Sweden U20 WJC-20 4 1 3 4 2 | -
Sweden (all) International 5 0 0 0 0 | -
1976-77 AIK SHL 36 30 17 47 18 | -
1977-78 Winnipeg Jets WHA 80 42 65 107 8 27 | Playoffs 9 2 8 10 10 2
1978-79 Winnipeg Jets WHA 78 39 68 107 8 1 | Playoffs 10 3 11 14 4 -1
1979-80 Atlanta Flames NHL 80 40 53 93 10 -3 | Playoffs 4 0 0 0 2
1980-81 Calgary Flames NHL 80 49 82 131 26 15 | Playoffs 14 3 9 12 2
Sweden CC 5 0 2 2 4 | -
1981-82 Calgary Flames NHL 41 26 29 55 8 -20 | Playoffs 3 0 3 3 2
1982-83 Calgary Flames NHL 80 46 58 104 10 5 | Playoffs 9 1 11 12 2
1983-84 Calgary Flames NHL 67 31 49 80 22 -24 | -
Sweden CC 8 3 8 11 4 0 | -
1984-85 Calgary Flames NHL 77 37 62 99 14 -4 | Playoffs 3 0 1 1 0
Sweden WC 8 6 5 11 6 | -
1985-86 Minnesota North Stars NHL 61 16 44 60 10 4 | Playoffs 5 1 4 5 0
1986-87 Minnesota North Stars NHL 44 13 33 46 12 2 | -
Edmonton Oilers NHL 17 5 12 17 4 10 | Playoffs 21 6 13 19 6
Sweden CC 6 0 4 4 0 3 | -
1987-88 HC Lugano NLA 2 2 0 2 4 | -
HC Bolzano Italy 35 60 72 132 48 | Playoffs 8 14 14 28 10
1988-89 Djurgårdens IF SHL 35 21 20 41 36 | Playoffs 1 0 1 1 0
Sweden WC 10 3 11 14 0 | -
1989-90 EHC Kloten NLA 33 21 21 42 14 | Playoffs 5 5 5 10 2
Sweden WC 10 10 2 12 6 | -
1990-91 EHC Kloten NLA 34 37 40 77 30 | Playoffs 7 4 8 12 18
1991-92 EHC Kloten NLA 17 11 14 25 8 | Playoffs 2 0 0 0 2
1992-93 Djurgårdens IF SHL 40 11 20 31 20 | Playoffs 6 2 3 5 0
1993-94 EC Graz Austria 57 23 42 65 - | -
1994-95 Vålerenga Norway 6 1 1 2 8 | -
Edmonton Oilers NHL 6 1 0 1 0 -5 | -
1995-96 Nynäshamns IF Division 2 2 2 3 5 6 | -
1996-97 EC Stuttgart Germany3 1 0 0 0 0 | -
1997-98 S.A.D. Majadahonda Spain 6 8 12 20 - | Playoffs 2 3 8 11 -
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1988-89 HC Davos Spengler Cup - 6 2 8 - | -
1991-92 HC Lugano Spengler Cup 5 1 2 3 4 | -
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
1992-93 Edmonton Oilers NHL Scout Amateur Scout
1993-94 Edmonton Oilers NHL Scout Amateur Scout
1994-95 Edmonton Oilers NHL Scout Amateur Scout
1995-96 Edmonton Oilers NHL Scout Amateur Scout
1996-97 Edmonton Oilers NHL Scout Amateur Scout
1997-98 Edmonton Oilers NHL Scout Amateur Scout
1998-99 Edmonton Oilers NHL Scout Amateur Scout
1999-00 Edmonton Oilers NHL Scout Amateur Scout
2000-01 Edmonton Oilers NHL Scout Amateur Scout
2001-02 Edmonton Oilers NHL Scout Amateur Scout
2002-03 Edmonton Oilers NHL Scout Amateur Scout
2003-04 Edmonton Oilers NHL Scout Amateur Scout
2005-06 Edmonton Oilers NHL Scout Amateur Scout
2006-07 Edmonton Oilers NHL Scout Amateur Scout
2007-08 Edmonton Oilers NHL Scout Amateur Scout
2008-09 Edmonton Oilers NHL Scout Amateur Scout
2009-10 Edmonton Oilers NHL Scout Amateur Scout
2010-11 Florida Panthers NHL Scout Amateur Scout
2011-12 Florida Panthers NHL Scout European Scout
EC Salzburg EBEL Asst. Coach
2012-13 Florida Panthers NHL Scout European Scout
2013-14 Florida Panthers NHL Scout European Scout
2014-15 Florida Panthers NHL Scout European Scout
2015-16 Florida Panthers NHL Scout European Scout
2016-17 Florida Panthers NHL Scout European scout
2017-18 Florida Panthers NHL Scout European scout
2018-19 Florida Panthers NHL Scout European scout
2019-20 Florida Panthers NHL Scout European scout
Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
Austria 1 57 23 42 65 1.14 0 0 | 0
CC 3 19 3 14 17 0.89 8 3 | 0
Division 1 2 50 22 20 42 0.84 20 0 | 0
Division 2 1 2 2 3 5 2.50 6 0 | 0
EJC-19 2 10 13 12 25 2.50 2 0 | 0
Germany3 1 1 0 0 0 0.00 0 0 | 0
International 1 5 0 0 0 0.00 0 0 | 0
Italy 1 35 60 72 132 3.77 48 0 | 1 8 14 14 28 3.50 10 0
NHL 9 553 264 422 686 1.24 116 -20 | 7 59 11 41 52 0.88 14 0
NLA 4 86 71 75 146 1.70 56 0 | 3 14 9 13 22 1.57 22 0
Norway 1 6 1 1 2 0.33 8 0 | 0
SHL 4 147 90 82 172 1.17 84 0 | 2 7 2 4 6 0.86 0 0
Spain 1 6 8 12 20 3.33 0 0 | 1 2 3 8 11 5.50 0 0
Spengler Cup 2 5 7 4 11 2.20 4 0 | 0
WC 3 28 19 18 37 1.32 12 0 | 0
WHA 2 158 81 133 214 1.35 16 28 | 2 19 5 19 24 1.26 14 1
WJC-20 2 9 5 5 10 1.11 2 0 | 0
Player Biography and Trivia

Drafted 1976, 1 #11 overall by Toronto Toros in the WHA Amateur Draft

Cult/Star player for Atlanta Flames

Cult/Star player for Calgary Flames

Cult/Star player for Djurgårdens IF

Cult/Star player for EC Graz

Cult/Star player for HC Bolzano

Cult/Star player for Kloten

Cult/Star player for S.A.D. Majadahonda

Cult/Star player for Sweden

Cult/Star player for Winnipeg Jets

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