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Sweden John Klingberg

#3 Dallas Stars / NHL - 21/22
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# Player GP G A TP
1. Joshua Roy 21 14 25 39
2. Xavier Simoneau 19 10 28 38
3. William Dufour 22 18 18 36
4. Félix Lafrance 19 15 21 36
5. Elliot Desnoyers 19 14 20 34
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
D
Age
29
Height
6'1" / 186 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
176 lbs / 80 kg
Nation
Shoots
R
Youth Team
Contract
21/22
Cap Hit
$4,250,000 Powered by
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Highlights
1-time U20 WJC Gold Medal 1
2-time World Championship Gold Medal 2
1-time SHL Champion 1

An offensive-minded defenseman, Klingberg skates well and is very mobile. Has terrific puck skills and excels on the powerplay. Oozes hockey sense. Loves to join the attack and act as a fourth forward.
Needs to add more muscle strength and experience. Should play it a bit safer at times. Needs to shoot more.
(EP 2010)

Brothers: Carl Klingberg, Olle Klingberg
Father: Anders Klingberg

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2007-08 Frölunda HC U16 U16 SM 6 2 4 6 2 9 |
2008-09 Frölunda HC J18 J18 Elit 16 3 8 11 8 |
Frölunda HC J18 J18 Allsvenskan 14 0 4 4 4 | Playoffs 3 0 0 0 0
2009-10 Frölunda HC J18 J18 Elit 10 2 4 6 12 |
Frölunda HC J18 J18 Allsvenskan 10 1 9 10 10 | Playoffs 7 2 9 11 10
Frölunda HC J20 J20 SuperElit 27 0 5 5 32 | Playoffs 5 1 0 1 6
2010-11 Frölunda HC J20 J20 SuperElit 13 3 14 17 29 | Playoffs 7 1 10 11 6
Frölunda HC Elitserien 26 0 5 5 10 -3 |
Borås HC HockeyAllsvenskan 7 1 0 1 2 -1 |
Sweden U19 (all) International-Jr 7 5 6 11 25 |
Sweden U20 WJC-20 6 1 1 2 0 2 |
Sweden U20 (all) International-Jr 14 2 3 5 2 |
Sweden (all) International 1 0 0 0 0 -1 |
2011-12 Jokerit U20 U20 SM-liiga 1 0 0 0 0 1 |
Jokerit SM-liiga 20 1 2 3 8 1 |
Kiekko-Vantaa Mestis 6 1 4 5 0 -1 |
Skellefteå AIK Elitserien 16 1 3 4 6 -1 | Playoffs 16 0 4 4 14 -6
Sweden U20 WJC-20 6 0 3 3 4 1 |
Sweden U20 (all) International-Jr 15 2 8 10 4 3 |
2012-13 Skellefteå AIK J20 J20 SuperElit 1 0 0 0 0 -1 |
Skellefteå AIK Elitserien 25 1 12 13 6 10 | Playoffs 13 1 3 4 8 9
Texas Stars AHL 0 0 0 0 0 0 | Playoffs 1 0 0 0 0 -1
2013-14 Frölunda HC “A” SHL 50 11 17 28 12 8 | Playoffs 7 0 4 4 2 0
Texas Stars AHL 3 0 1 1 4 2 |
Sweden (all) International 6 0 3 3 0 -3 |
2014-15 Dallas Stars NHL 65 11 29 40 32 5 |
Texas Stars AHL 10 4 8 12 6 5 |
Sweden WC 7 2 4 6 0 9 |
Sweden (all) International 9 2 5 7 2 9 |
2015-16 Dallas Stars NHL 76 10 48 58 30 22 | Playoffs 13 1 3 4 2 -5
2016-17 Dallas Stars NHL 80 13 36 49 34 2 |
Sweden WC 10 2 4 6 2 7 |
Sweden (all) International 12 4 6 10 8 8 |
2017-18 Dallas Stars “A” NHL 82 8 59 67 26 10 |
Sweden “A” WC 10 1 5 6 4 6 |
Sweden (all) International 13 1 6 7 6 5 |
2018-19 Dallas Stars “A” NHL 64 10 35 45 12 6 | Playoffs 13 2 7 9 6 8
Sweden WC 5 2 2 4 2 -1 |
Sweden (all) International 5 2 2 4 2 -1 |
2019-20 Dallas Stars “A” NHL 58 6 26 32 22 -10 | Playoffs 26 4 17 21 14 -5
2020-21 Dallas Stars “A” NHL 53 7 29 36 23 -15 |
2021-22 Dallas Stars “A” NHL 15 0 7 7 4 -5 |
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Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2008-09 Göteborg TV-Pucken 8 0 2 2 6 |
2010-11 Frölunda HC ET 5 0 2 2 2 |
2011-12 Jokerit ET 6 0 1 1 2 |
2013-14 Frölunda HC ET 6 2 4 6 2 |
Sweden EHT 6 0 4 4 0 -4 |
2014-15 Sweden EHT 2 1 0 1 2 0 |
2016-17 Sweden EHT 2 2 2 4 4 1 |
2017-18 Sweden EHT 3 0 1 1 2 -2 |
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Game Log
Date Team Opp Score G A TP PIM +/- SOG PPG SHG TOI
NHL
Sun 28/11 Dallas Stars @ Arizona Coyotes
Sat 27/11 Dallas Stars vs Colorado Avalanche
Wed 24/11 Dallas Stars vs Edmonton Oilers
Sun 21/11 Dallas Stars vs St. Louis Blues
Fri 19/11 Dallas Stars @ Minnesota Wild
Wed 17/11 Dallas Stars vs Detroit Red Wings
Sun 14/11 Dallas Stars vs Philadelphia Flyers
Thu 11/11 Dallas Stars vs Nashville Predators
Mon 08/11 Dallas Stars @ Vancouver Canucks
Fri 05/11 Dallas Stars @ Calgary Flames
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 3 13 4 9 13 1.00 10 7 | 1 1 0 0 0 0.00 0 -1
EHT 4 13 3 7 10 0.77 8 -5 | 0
ET 3 17 2 7 9 0.53 6 - | 0
HockeyAllsvenskan 1 7 1 0 1 0.14 2 -1 | 0
International 6 46 9 22 31 0.67 18 17 | 0
International-Jr 2 36 9 17 26 0.72 31 3 | 0
J18 Allsvenskan 2 24 1 13 14 0.58 14 - | 2 10 2 9 11 1.10 10 -
J18 Elit (J18 Region) 2 26 5 12 17 0.65 20 - | 0
J20 SuperElit (J20 Nationell) 3 41 3 19 22 0.54 61 -1 | 2 12 2 10 12 1.00 12 -
SM-liiga (Liiga) 1 20 1 2 3 0.15 8 1 | 0
Mestis 1 6 1 4 5 0.83 0 -1 | 0
NHL 8 493 65 269 334 0.68 183 15 | 3 52 7 27 34 0.65 22 -2
SHL (Elitserien) 4 117 13 37 50 0.43 34 14 | 3 36 1 11 12 0.33 24 3
TV-Pucken 1 8 0 2 2 0.25 6 - | 0
U16 SM 1 6 2 4 6 1.00 2 9 | 0
U20 SM-liiga (U20 SM-sarja) 1 1 0 0 0 0.00 0 1 | 0
WC 4 32 7 15 22 0.69 8 21 | 0
WJC-20 2 12 1 4 5 0.42 4 3 | 0
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Puckhandling
19
Agility
19
Passing
18
Teamwork
17

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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Radek Faksa (F) 2012-2022 10 Dallas Stars, Texas Stars
Jamie Oleksiak (D) 2012-2021 9 Dallas Stars, Texas Stars
Esa Lindell (D) 2011-2022 9 Dallas Stars, Jokerit U20, Kiekko-Vantaa, Texas Stars
Tyler Seguin (F) 2014-2022 8 Dallas Stars

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Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
04/17/2015
04/17/2015 Extension Dallas Stars Dallas Stars
05/20/2013
05/20/2013 Confirmed Skellefteå AIK Frölunda HC
01/20/2012
01/20/2012 Confirmed Jokerit Skellefteå AIK
05/16/2011
05/16/2011 Confirmed Jokerit Dallas Stars
04/10/2011
04/10/2011 Confirmed Frölunda HC Jokerit
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Player Biography and Trivia

Cult/Star player for Dallas Stars

Cult/Star player for Frölunda HC J20

Cult/Star player for Skellefteå AIK

Career transactions
- 2011-05-17 • Signed to a three-year entry-level contract by the Dallas Stars
- 2011-04-11 • Signed to a one-year contract by Jokerit

Other memorable dates
- 2010-11-25 • Scored first Allsvenskan goal (at Oskarshamn vs Jens Holmström)
- 2010-11-17 • Made Allsvenskan debut (at Tingsryd)
- 2010-09-21 • Made Elitserien debut (vs AIK; TOI 17:38, -1)

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