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Sweden Peter Popovic
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Database: 864 200 players
Last added: Arttu Vesterinen
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Petri Kontiola 55 14 41 55
2. Daniel Audette 60 13 37 50
3. Josh Kestner 59 24 25 49
4. Ahti Oksanen 53 22 26 48
5. Robin Press 58 17 31 48
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
D
Age
53
Height
6'6" / 198 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
231 lbs / 105 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
Status
Retired
Highlights
1-time World Championship Silver Medal 1
Team Staff profile of Peter Popovic also available
Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1986-87 Västerås IK J20 Juniorserien 10 0 1 1 2 |
IK VIK Hockey Division 1 24 1 2 3 10 | Qualification 12 2 8 10 6
1987-88 IK VIK Hockey Division 1 28 3 17 20 16 | Qualification 15 1 4 5 20
1988-89 Västerås IK Elitserien 22 1 4 5 32 |
Västerås IK Allsvenskan 17 2 3 5 20 | Qualification 5 0 1 1 16
1989-90 Västerås IK Elitserien 30 2 10 12 24 | Playoffs 2 0 1 1 2
1990-91 Västerås IK “A” Elitserien 40 3 2 5 54 | Playoffs 4 0 0 0 4
Sweden B (all) International 3 0 0 0 - |
1991-92 Västerås IK “A” Elitserien 34 7 10 17 30 |
Sweden (all) International 3 0 0 0 2 |
1992-93 Västerås IK Elitserien 39 6 10 16 46 | Playoffs 3 0 1 1 2
Sweden WC 8 0 1 1 2 5 |
Sweden (all) International 25 4 1 5 6 |
1993-94 Montréal Canadiens NHL 47 2 12 14 26 10 | Playoffs 6 0 1 1 0 3
1994-95 Västerås IK Elitserien 11 0 3 3 10 |
Montréal Canadiens NHL 33 0 5 5 8 -10 |
1995-96 Montréal Canadiens NHL 79 2 12 14 69 21 | Playoffs 6 0 2 2 4 3
1996-97 Montréal Canadiens NHL 78 1 13 14 32 9 |
Sweden WCup 3 0 0 0 2 0 |
Sweden (all) International 6 0 0 0 6 |
1997-98 Montréal Canadiens NHL 69 2 6 8 38 -6 | Playoffs 10 1 1 2 2 2
1998-99 New York Rangers NHL 68 1 4 5 40 -12 |
1999-00 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 54 1 5 6 30 -8 | Playoffs 10 0 0 0 10 -2
2000-01 Boston Bruins NHL 60 1 6 7 48 -5 |
2001-02 Södertälje SK Elitserien 50 3 18 21 52 -9 |
Sweden (all) International 4 0 0 0 0 |
2002-03 Södertälje SK “C” Elitserien 50 3 9 12 52 -10 |
2003-04 Södertälje SK “C” Elitserien 49 1 9 10 61 12 |
2004-05 Södertälje SK “A” Elitserien 36 1 4 5 34 -9 | Playoffs 10 0 0 0 8 2
2005-06 VIK Västerås HK “C” HockeyAllsvenskan 34 3 8 11 34 0 |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1983-84 Västmanland TV-Pucken - - - - - |
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
2008-09 VIK Västerås HK HockeyAllsvenskan Asst. Coach
2009-10 Södertälje SK Elitserien Head Coach
2010-11 Södertälje SK Elitserien Head Coach
Sweden WC Asst. Coach
2011-12 Sweden WC Asst. Coach
Sweden EHT Asst. Coach
2012-13 Sweden WC Asst. General Manager
Sweden EHT Asst. Coach
2013-14 Sweden EHT Asst. Coach
Sweden OG Asst. Coach
Sweden WC Asst. Coach
2014-15 Sweden EHT Asst. Coach
Sweden WC Asst. Coach
2015-16 Sweden EHT Asst. Coach
Sweden WC Asst. Coach
2016-17 Sweden WCup Asst. Coach
Sweden EHT Asst. Coach
Sweden WC Asst. Coach
2017-18 Sweden EHT Asst. Coach
Sweden OG Asst. Coach
Sweden WC Asst. Coach
2018-19 Sweden WC Asst. Coach
2019-20 Färjestad BK SHL Asst. Coach
2020-21 Färjestad BK SHL Asst. Coach Fired March 30
2021-22 ZSC Lions NL Asst. Coach
Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
Allsvenskan 1 17 2 3 5 0.29 20 - | 1 5 0 1 1 0.20 16 -
Division 1 2 52 4 19 23 0.44 26 - | 2 27 3 12 15 0.56 26 -
HockeyAllsvenskan 1 34 3 8 11 0.32 34 0 | 0
International 5 41 4 1 5 0.12 14 - | 0
Juniorserien 1 10 0 1 1 0.10 2 - | 0
NHL 8 488 10 63 73 0.15 291 -1 | 4 32 1 4 5 0.16 16 6
Elitserien (SHL) 10 361 27 79 106 0.29 395 -16 | 4 19 0 2 2 0.11 16 2
TV-Pucken 1 - - - - - - - | 0
WC 1 8 0 1 1 0.13 2 5 | 0
WCup 1 3 0 0 0 0.00 2 0 | 0
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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Leif Rohlin (D) 1983-2003 12 Sweden (WCup), Sweden (all), Sweden B (all), Södertälje SK, Västerås IK, Västmanland
Patrik Juhlin (F) 1987-2006 10 Sweden (WCup), Sweden, Sweden (all), Sweden B (all), Västerås IK
Nicklas Lidström (D) 1987-2002 8 Sweden (WCup), Sweden (all), Västerås IK
Fredrik Nilsson (F) 1988-2006 7 Sweden (WCup), Sweden (all), Västerås IK

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Cult/Star player for IFK Arboga

Cult/Star player for Södertälje SK

Career transactions
- 2005-04-12 • Signed to a one-year contract by Västerås
- 2004-05-05 • Signed to a one-year contract extension by Södertälje
- 2003-03-12 • Signed to a one-year contract extension by Södertälje

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