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Sweden Jens Karlsson

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Last added: Benjamin Lindbom
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Axel Holmström 27 9 19 28
2. Simon Hjalmarsson 25 8 20 28
3. Jerry Turkulainen 28 6 22 28
4. Joona Ikonen 26 15 12 27
5. Eemeli Suomi 22 8 18 26
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
RW
Age
40
Height
6'3" / 190 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
216 lbs / 98 kg
Nation
Shoots
R
Youth Team
Status
Retired
Highlights
2-time J20 SM Gold Medal 2
1-time U18 WJC Bronze Medal 1
2-time SHL Champion 2

Karlsson was considered a big-time prospect as a youngster. The intriguing package of scoring ability and size made him an NHL first-round pick. Unfortunately, he never blossomed into that power forward type.

Brother: Sebastian Karlsson

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1996-97 Göteborgs IK Division 2 1 0 0 0 - - |
1997-98 Sweden U16 (all) International-Jr 6 3 1 4 28 1 |
1998-99 Sweden U17 (all) International-Jr 7 5 2 7 22 5 |
1999-00 Västra Frölunda HC J18 J18 Allsvenskan 2 1 2 3 6 - |
Västra Frölunda HC J20 J20 SuperElit 31 24 12 36 94 - | Playoffs 6 3 0 3 44 -
Sweden U18 WJC-18 6 5 4 9 20 7 |
Sweden U18 (all) International-Jr 17 10 6 16 52 - |
2000-01 Västra Frölunda HC J20 J20 SuperElit 14 8 8 16 68 - | Playoffs 2 0 2 2 31 -
Västra Frölunda HC Elitserien 19 2 0 2 4 -2 | Playoffs 5 1 3 4 50 3
IF Mölndal Hockey Allsvenskan 5 1 1 3 35 -2 |
Sweden U19 (all) International-Jr 7 1 1 2 6 - |
2001-02 Västra Frölunda HC J20 J20 SuperElit 0 0 0 0 0 - | Playoffs 2 0 1 1 12 -
Västra Frölunda HC Elitserien 46 6 9 15 44 -6 | Playoffs 10 1 0 1 18 -2
Sweden U20 WJC-20 7 0 0 0 8 -1 |
Sweden U20 (all) International-Jr 15 0 1 1 16 - |
2002-03 Västra Frölunda HC Elitserien 45 5 6 11 101 -4 | Playoffs 11 3 2 5 41 3
Sweden (all) International 4 0 0 0 4 - |
2003-04 Västra Frölunda HC Elitserien 50 3 13 16 62 -2 | Playoffs 10 4 0 4 6 5
2004-05 Frölunda HC Elitserien 39 1 3 4 57 3 | Playoffs 6 0 0 0 2 0
Rögle BK Allsvenskan 10 2 7 9 20 4 |
2005-06 HV71 Elitserien 45 9 8 17 101 18 | Playoffs 12 1 0 1 46 2
2006-07 Iserlohn Roosters DEL 50 9 12 21 126 1 |
2007-08 Borås HC HockeyAllsvenskan 44 18 20 38 120 0 | Qualification 4 1 4 5 6 -3
2008-09 AaB Ishockey Denmark 18 6 4 10 62 - |
Borås HC HockeyAllsvenskan 24 9 3 12 85 1 |
2009-10 Borås HC HockeyAllsvenskan 41 14 23 37 95 11 |
Frölunda HC Elitserien 10 1 2 3 2 -2 | Playoffs 4 0 0 0 2 0
2010-11 Borås HC HockeyAllsvenskan 49 22 23 45 73 2 |
2011-12 Borås HC HockeyAllsvenskan 50 10 13 23 104 -9 | Kvalserien AS 10 1 9 10 6 0
2012-13 Borås HC “A” HockeyEttan 33 7 16 23 60 -8 |
Vålerenga Norway 9 0 3 3 18 2 | Playoffs 15 1 6 7 10 8
2013-14 Did not play |
2014-15 Göteborgs IK Division 2 10 3 5 8 30 - | Qualification 5 3 4 7 4 -
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2002-03 Sweden EHT 3 0 0 0 4 -1 |
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
Allsvenskan 2 15 3 8 12 0.80 55 2 | 0
DEL 1 50 9 12 21 0.42 126 1 | 0
Denmark 1 18 6 4 10 0.56 62 - | 0
Division 2 2 11 3 5 8 0.73 30 - | 1 5 3 4 7 1.40 4 -
EHT 1 3 0 0 0 0.00 4 -1 | 0
HockeyAllsvenskan 5 208 73 82 155 0.75 477 5 | 2 14 2 13 15 1.07 12 -3
HockeyEttan 1 33 7 16 23 0.70 60 -8 | 0
International 1 4 0 0 0 0.00 4 - | 0
International-Jr 5 52 19 11 30 0.58 124 6 | 0
J18 Allsvenskan (J18 Nationell) 1 2 1 2 3 1.50 6 - | 0
J20 SuperElit (J20 Nationell) 3 45 32 20 52 1.16 162 - | 3 10 3 3 6 0.60 87 -
Norway 1 9 0 3 3 0.33 18 2 | 1 15 1 6 7 0.47 10 8
Elitserien (SHL) 7 254 27 41 68 0.27 371 5 | 7 58 10 5 15 0.26 165 11
WJC-18 1 6 5 4 9 1.50 20 7 | 0
WJC-20 1 7 0 0 0 0.00 8 -1 | 0
* Some data is missing to provide a correct summary.
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DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
01/21/2013
01/21/2013 Confirmed Borås HC Vålerenga
08/16/2010
08/16/2010 Confirmed Frölunda HC Borås HC
01/31/2010
01/31/2010 Confirmed Borås HC Frölunda HC
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Cult/Star player for Borås HC

Cult/Star player for Frölunda HC

Cult/Star player for Frölunda HC J20

Cult/Star player for Göteborgs IK

Career transactions
- 2013-01-21 • Signed by Vålerenga
- 2010-08-16 • Signed by Borås
- 2010-01-31 • Signed by Frölunda
- 2008-11-03 • Signed by Borås
- 2008-04-12 • Signed by Aalborg
- 2007-07-19 • Signed by Borås
- 2006-07-10 • Signed by the Iserlohn Roosters
- 2005-04-28 • Signed by HV71
- 2004-11-10 • Loaned to Rögle by Frölunda

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