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Sweden Roland Eriksson

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Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Dominik Bokk 3 4 3 7
2. Austin Ortega 3 2 4 6
3. Louis-Marc Aubry 4 4 1 5
4. Nathan Burns 3 3 2 5
5. Brett Breitkreuz 3 2 3 5
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
C
Age
68
Height
6'2" / 188 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
181 lbs / 82 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
Status
Retired
Highlights
1-time TV-Pucken Gold Medal 1
1-time U18 EJC Gold Medal 1
2-time World Championship Silver Medal 2
2-time U18 EJC Silver Medal 2
1-time World Championship Bronze Medal 1
1-time Swedish Champion 1
1-time TV-Pucken Best Forward (Sven Tumbas Stipendium) 1
1-time WHA Avco World Trophy 1

Sons: Fredrik Eriksson, Anders Eriksson, Brother-in-law: Anders Björklund

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Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1968-69 IF Tunabro J20 Juniorserien - - - - - - |
1969-70 IF Tunabro Division 2 22 11 15 26 - - |
1970-71 IF Tunabro Division 2 16 17 12 29 - - |
Sweden U19 EJC-19 3 3 1 4 0 - |
Sweden U20 (all) International-Jr 3 1 - - - - |
1971-72 IF Tunabro Division 1 14 5 3 8 4 - | Qualification 6 2 4 6 2 -
Sweden U19 EJC-19 5 4 2 6 0 - |
Sweden U20 (all) International-Jr 10 6 - - - - |
1972-73 IF Tunabro Division 1 14 10 2 12 0 - | Qualification 6 5 5 10 0 -
Sweden U19 EJC-19 5 3 5 8 0 - |
Sweden U20 (all) International-Jr 7 6 - - - - |
1973-74 IF Tunabro Division 1 14 7 5 12 2 - |
Sweden U20 WJC-20 5 5 4 9 0 - |
Sweden B (all) International 9 2 - - - - |
1974-75 Leksands IF Division 1 28 11 16 27 14 - | Qualification 5 3 1 4 0 -
Sweden B (all) International 4 2 - - - - |
1975-76 Leksands IF Elitserien 36 21 14 35 16 - | Playoffs 4 9 3 12 0 -
Sweden CC 5 2 2 4 2 - |
Sweden WC 10 8 7 15 0 - |
Sweden (all) International 15 3 2 5 0 - |
1976-77 Minnesota North Stars NHL 80 25 44 69 10 -29 | Playoffs 2 1 0 1 0 -
Sweden WC 10 7 5 12 0 - |
Sweden (all) International 1 0 0 0 0 - |
1977-78 Minnesota North Stars NHL 78 21 39 60 12 -29 |
Sweden WC 10 1 2 3 2 - |
Sweden (all) International 3 0 0 0 2 - |
1978-79 Vancouver Canucks NHL 35 2 12 14 4 -12 |
Winnipeg Jets WHA 33 5 10 15 2 -5 | Playoffs 10 1 4 5 0 -3
1979-80 Leksands IF Elitserien 35 18 21 39 14 - | Playoffs 2 3 1 4 0 -
1980-81 Düsseldorfer EG Germany 40 31 55 86 24 - | Playoffs 11 6 15 21 0 -
Sweden WC 8 2 1 3 2 - |
Sweden (all) International 5 1 2 3 - - |
1981-82 Düsseldorfer EG Germany 37 30 38 68 14 - |
1982-83 Leksands IF Elitserien 36 20 27 47 16 - |
Sweden B (all) International 2 2 - - - - |
Sweden (all) International 15 5 2 7 - - |
Sweden WC 10 2 2 4 2 - |
1983-84 Leksands IF Elitserien 36 20 20 40 20 - |
1984-85 HV71 Division 1 32 31 42 73 4 - |
1985-86 HV71 “A” Elitserien 35 11 15 26 10 - | Playoffs 2 0 0 0 2 -
1986-87 IK VIK Hockey Division 1 31 23 26 49 8 - | Qualification 12 4 9 13 4 -
1987-88 IK VIK Hockey Division 1 31 19 23 42 4 - | Qualification 14 9 15 24 0 -
1988-89 Västerås IK Elitserien 21 8 7 15 8 - |
Västerås IK Allsvenskan 18 5 8 13 0 - |
1989-90 IK Westmannia Division 2 32 24 37 61 4 - |
1990-91 Did not play |
1991-92 IFK Arboga Division 2 28 15 25 40 10 - |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1970-71 Dalarna TV-Pucken - - - - - - |
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
1990-91 IFK Arboga Division 2 Head Coach
1993-94 IF Troja-Ljungby Division 1 Head Coach
1999-00 Västerås IK Elitserien Asst. Coach
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
Allsvenskan 1 18 5 8 13 0.72 0 - | 0
CC 1 5 2 2 4 0.80 2 - | 0
Division 1 7 164 106 117 223 1.36 36 - | 5 43 23 34 57 1.33 6 -
Division 2 4 98 67 89 156 1.59 14 - | 0
EJC-19 3 13 10 8 18 1.38 0 - | 0
Germany 2 77 61 93 154 2.00 38 - | 1 11 6 15 21 1.91 0 -
International 7 54 15 6 15 0.28 2 - | 0
International-Jr 3 20 13 - - - - - | 0
Juniorserien 1 - - - - - - - | 0
NHL 3 193 48 95 143 0.74 26 -70 | 1 2 1 0 1 0.50 0 -
Elitserien (SHL) 6 199 98 104 202 1.02 84 - | 3 8 12 4 16 2.00 2 -
TV-Pucken 1 - - - - - - - | 0
WC 5 48 20 17 37 0.77 6 - | 0
WHA 1 33 5 10 15 0.45 2 -5 | 1 10 1 4 5 0.50 0 -3
WJC-20 1 5 5 4 9 1.80 0 - | 0
* Some data is missing to provide a correct summary.
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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Göran Högosta (G) 1968-1983 12 Borlänge HF, Borlänge HF J20, Dalarna, Leksands IF, Sweden, Sweden, Sweden (all), Sweden B (all), Sweden U18, Sweden U20, Sweden U20 (all)
Ulf Weinstock (D) 1970-1984 9 Leksands IF, Sweden, Sweden (all), Sweden B (all), Sweden U20 (all)
Mats Waltin (D) 1970-1983 7 Sweden, Sweden, Sweden (all), Sweden U18, Sweden U20 (all)
Bengt Lundholm (F) 1970-1981 7 Dalarna, Leksands IF, Sweden, Sweden (all), Sweden U20

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04/30/2017 Old School Hockey - Roland Eriksson Hockeysverige.se
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Player Biography and Trivia

Cult/Star player for Borlänge HF

Cult/Star player for HV71

Cult/Star player for Leksands IF

Cult/Star player for Västerås IK

En av svensk ishockeys stora spelare. Slog igenom som underbarn i IF Tunabro tillsammans med Göran Högosta. Gjorde ett klassiskt hat-trick på Sovjets målvakt Vladislav Tretiak i VM-77. Stor fältherre på isen som alltid fanns framme och gjorde mål. Avgjorde bl a SM-finalen 1975 för Leksands IF mot Brynäs IF i "sudden". Hade en lyckosam NHL-karriär och även Tysklandsproffs i Düsseldorf.
Deltog i den första upplagan av Canada Cup som spelades 1976.
Bor i Västerås.

(Av Ronnie Johansson)

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