Gustav Nyquist

Player Facts
  • Position
    RW/LW
  • Height
    5'11" / 180 cm
  • Weight
    183 lbs / 83 kg
  • Shoots
    L
  • Contract
    18/19

Nyquist is a winger with tremendous wheels and elusive speed. Has fine hockey sense and vision, smooth hands and plenty of creativity. Likes to challenge to the outside and out-skate opponents. Scores goals as well as he sets them up. Has below-average size, though. Could use more bulk.
- Erik K. Piri, EP (2013)

Brother: Oscar Nyquist

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2005-06 Malmö Redhawks J18 J18 Allsvenskan 14 9 3 12 10 8 | Playoffs 6 1 3 4 0 2
Sweden U17 (all) International-Jr 3 0 1 1 0 |
2006-07 Malmö Redhawks J20 SuperElit 42 21 23 44 57 10 | Playoffs 4 2 2 4 6 0
Sweden U18 (all) International-Jr 2 1 0 1 0 |
2007-08 Malmö Redhawks J20 SuperElit 24 11 20 31 20 -9 | Playoffs 7 5 5 10 6 6
Sweden U19 (all) International-Jr 5 1 0 1 6 |
2008-09 Univ. of Maine NCAA 38 13 19 32 28 0 |
Sweden U20 (all) International-Jr 4 0 1 1 0 |
2009-10 Univ. of Maine NCAA 39 19 42 61 20 19 |
2010-11 Univ. of Maine “A” NCAA 36 18 33 51 20 0 |
Grand Rapids Griffins AHL 8 1 3 4 2 1 |
2011-12 Detroit Red Wings NHL 18 1 6 7 2 2 | Playoffs 4 0 0 0 0 1
Grand Rapids Griffins AHL 56 22 36 58 18 7 |
2012-13 Detroit Red Wings NHL 22 3 3 6 6 0 | Playoffs 14 2 3 5 2 3
Grand Rapids Griffins AHL 58 23 37 60 34 10 | Playoffs 10 2 5 7 19 -4
2013-14 Detroit Red Wings NHL 57 28 20 48 10 16 | Playoffs 5 0 0 0 0 -1
Grand Rapids Griffins AHL 15 7 14 21 6 6 |
Sweden OG 6 0 0 0 0 1 |
Sweden WC 10 4 2 6 2 2 |
Sweden (all) International 16 4 2 6 2 3 |
2014-15 Detroit Red Wings NHL 82 27 27 54 26 -11 | Playoffs 7 1 1 2 2 -2
2015-16 Detroit Red Wings NHL 82 17 26 43 34 -2 | Playoffs 5 1 0 1 6 2
Sweden WC 8 7 1 8 4 -1 |
Sweden (all) International 8 7 1 8 4 -1 |
2016-17 Detroit Red Wings NHL 76 12 36 48 18 0 |
2017-18 Detroit Red Wings NHL 82 21 19 40 20 -2 |
Sweden WC 9 4 1 5 8 3 |
Sweden (all) International 9 4 1 5 8 3 |
2018-19 Detroit Red Wings NHL - - - - - |
2017-18 NHL stats powered by NHL.com
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2005-06 Skåne TV-Pucken 8 3 7 10 2 7 |
Player Career Totals
League GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 137 53 90 143 1.04 60 24 | 10 2 5 7 0.70 19 -4
International 33 15 4 19 0.58 14 5 |
International-Jr 14 2 2 4 0.29 6 0 |
J18 Allsvenskan 14 9 3 12 0.86 10 8 | 6 1 3 4 0.67 0 2
NCAA 113 50 94 144 1.27 68 19 |
NHL 419 109 137 246 0.59 116 3 | 35 4 4 8 0.23 10 3
OG 6 0 0 0 0.00 0 1 |
SuperElit 66 32 43 75 1.14 77 1 | 11 7 7 14 1.27 12 6
TV-Pucken 8 3 7 10 1.25 2 7 |
WC 27 15 4 19 0.70 14 4 |
Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
07/10/2015
07/10/2015 Extension Detroit Red Wings Detroit Red Wings
08/20/2013
08/20/2013 Extension Detroit Red Wings Detroit Red Wings
03/25/2011
03/25/2011 Confirmed Univ. of Maine Detroit Red Wings
Player Biography and Trivia

Cult/Star player for Univ. of Maine

Other memorable dates
- 2010-03-06 • Named to the University of Maine All-Decade Team 2000-2010

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