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Sweden William Karlsson

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Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Tyler Vesel 19 13 13 26
2. Fredrik Forsberg 16 11 12 23
3. Marcus Eriksson 19 11 11 22
4. Brett Pollock 18 7 15 22
5. Joakim Hillding 19 10 11 21
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
C
Age
28
Height
6'0" / 183 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
194 lbs / 88 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
Contract
26/27
Cap Hit
$5,900,000 Powered by
Agency
Highlights
1-time U20 WJC Gold Medal 1
1-time World Championship Gold Medal 1
1-time U18 WJC Silver Medal 1
1-time U20 WJC Silver Medal 1
1-time NHL Gentleman Conduct (Lady Byng Trophy) 1
Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2007-08 Arlanda HC J18 J18 Elit 5 2 7 9 4 |
2008-09 Arlanda HC J18 J18 Elit 33 10 18 28 16 |
2009-10 VIK Västerås HK J18 J18 Elit 22 10 13 23 33 |
VIK Västerås HK J18 J18 Allsvenskan 17 13 8 21 29 |
VIK Västerås HK J20 J20 SuperElit 6 0 1 1 2 | Playoffs 2 0 1 1 0
2010-11 VIK Västerås HK J18 J18 Elit 5 2 4 6 6 |
VIK Västerås HK J18 J18 Allsvenskan 6 3 5 8 4 | Playoffs 6 7 8 15 2
VIK Västerås HK J20 J20 SuperElit 38 20 34 54 45 |
VIK Västerås HK HockeyAllsvenskan 14 1 3 4 2 0 |
Sweden U18 WJC-18 6 2 3 5 6 8 |
Sweden U18 (all) International-Jr 15 2 6 8 60 11 |
2011-12 VIK Västerås HK J20 J20 SuperElit 0 0 0 0 0 | Playoffs 5 2 2 4 2 3
VIK Västerås HK HockeyAllsvenskan 46 12 33 45 6 25 | Qualification 6 1 1 2 0 1
Sweden U19 (all) International-Jr 7 5 4 9 0 2 |
Sweden U20 WJC-20 6 1 1 2 0 0 |
Sweden U20 (all) International-Jr 14 5 8 13 2 2 |
2012-13 HV71 J20 J20 SuperElit 0 0 0 0 0 | Playoffs 2 2 2 4 2 2
HV71 Elitserien 50 4 24 28 12 17 | Playoffs 5 0 2 2 0 -5
Sweden U20 WJC-20 6 0 2 2 2 1 |
Sweden U20 (all) International-Jr 17 8 4 12 4 5 |
Sweden (all) International 1 0 0 0 0 0 |
2013-14 HV71 “A” SHL 55 15 22 37 14 0 | Playoffs 8 3 4 7 8 3
Norfolk Admirals AHL 9 2 7 9 6 5 | Playoffs 8 1 2 3 2 -3
Sweden (all) International 6 0 1 1 0 -3 |
2014-15 Anaheim Ducks NHL 18 2 1 3 2 1 |
Norfolk Admirals AHL 37 8 16 24 2 -5 |
Columbus Blue Jackets NHL 3 1 1 2 0 2 |
Springfield Falcons AHL 15 0 0 0 0 -11 |
2015-16 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL 81 9 11 20 6 -9 |
2016-17 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL 81 6 19 25 10 10 | Playoffs 5 2 1 3 0 4
Sweden WC 10 1 2 3 0 6 |
Sweden (all) International 12 1 2 3 0 8 |
2017-18 Vegas Golden Knights NHL 82 43 35 78 12 49 | Playoffs 20 7 8 15 2 8
2018-19 Vegas Golden Knights NHL 82 24 32 56 16 1 | Playoffs 7 2 3 5 2 1
2019-20 Vegas Golden Knights NHL 63 15 31 46 16 11 | Playoffs 20 4 6 10 0 2
2020-21 Vegas Golden Knights NHL 56 14 25 39 4 19 | Playoffs 19 4 12 16 2 10
2021-22   Vegas Golden Knights NHL 8 1 2 3 0 -4 |
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Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2008-09 Uppland Rikspucken 9 2 3 5 2 |
2012-13 HV71 ET 6 2 1 3 0 |
2013-14 HV71 ET 5 1 3 4 2 |
Sweden EHT 6 0 1 1 0 -3 |
2016-17 Sweden EHT 2 0 0 0 0 2 |
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Game Log
Date Team Opp Score G A TP PIM +/- SOG PPG SHG TOI
NHL
Sat 30/10 Vegas Golden Knights vs Anaheim Ducks
Thu 28/10 Vegas Golden Knights @ Dallas Stars
Wed 27/10 Vegas Golden Knights @ Colorado Avalanche
Mon 25/10 Vegas Golden Knights vs New York Islanders
Sat 23/10 Vegas Golden Knights vs Edmonton Oilers
Thu 21/10 Vegas Golden Knights vs St. Louis Blues
Fri 15/10 Vegas Golden Knights @ Los Angeles Kings
Wed 13/10 Vegas Golden Knights vs Seattle Kraken
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 2 61 10 23 33 0.54 8 -11 | 1 8 1 2 3 0.38 2 -3
EHT 2 8 0 1 1 0.13 0 -1 | 0
ET 2 11 3 4 7 0.64 2 - | 0
HockeyAllsvenskan 2 60 13 36 49 0.82 8 25 | 1 6 1 1 2 0.33 0 1
International 3 19 1 3 4 0.21 0 5 | 0
International-Jr 3 53 20 22 42 0.79 66 20 | 0
J18 Allsvenskan 2 23 16 13 29 1.26 33 - | 1 6 7 8 15 2.50 2 -
J18 Elit (J18 Region) 4 65 24 42 66 1.02 59 - | 0
J20 SuperElit (J20 Nationell) 4 44 20 35 55 1.25 47 - | 3 9 4 5 9 1.00 4 5
NHL 8 474 115 157 272 0.57 66 80 | 5 71 19 30 49 0.69 6 25
Rikspucken 1 9 2 3 5 0.56 2 - | 0
SHL (Elitserien) 2 105 19 46 65 0.62 26 17 | 2 13 3 6 9 0.69 8 -2
WC 1 10 1 2 3 0.30 0 6 | 0
WJC-18 1 6 2 3 5 0.83 6 8 | 0
WJC-20 2 12 1 3 4 0.33 2 1 | 0
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Acceleration
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Teamwork
16
Passing
16

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DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
06/25/2019
06/25/2019 Extension Vegas Golden Knights Vegas Golden Knights
08/04/2018
08/04/2018 Extension Vegas Golden Knights Vegas Golden Knights
06/22/2017
06/22/2017 Confirmed Columbus Blue Jackets Vegas Golden Knights
06/23/2016
06/23/2016 Extension Columbus Blue Jackets Columbus Blue Jackets
03/02/2015
03/02/2015 Confirmed Anaheim Ducks Columbus Blue Jackets
05/20/2013
05/20/2013 Confirmed HV71 Anaheim Ducks
03/29/2012
03/29/2012 Confirmed VIK Västerås HK HV71
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Player Biography and Trivia

Drafted 2017, 1 #27 overall by Vegas Golden Knights in the NHL Expansion Draft

Cult/Star player for Vegas Golden Knights

Career transactions
- 2013-05-20 • Signed to a three-year entry-level contract by the Anaheim Ducks
- 2012-03-29 • Signed to a two-year contract by HV71

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