Michael Nylander

Player Facts
  • Position
    C
  • Height
    5'11" / 181 cm
  • Weight
    192 lbs / 87 kg
  • Shoots
    L
  • Status
    Retired

Team Staff profile of Michael Nylander also available

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1987-88 RA 73 Division 1 3 0 0 0 0 |
1988-89 Huddinge IK J20 Juniorserien - - - - - |
1989-90 Huddinge IK Division 1 31 7 15 22 4 | Playoffs 5 3 0 3 0
Sweden U18 EJC-18 6 2 4 6 0 |
1990-91 Huddinge IK Division 1 33 14 20 34 10 | Playoffs 2 0 0 0 0
Sweden U20 WJC-20 7 6 5 11 8 4 |
1991-92 AIK SHL 40 11 17 28 30 | Playoffs 3 1 4 5 4
Sweden U20 WJC-20 7 8 9 17 6 |
Sweden WC 8 0 1 1 0 -1 |
1992-93 Hartford Whalers NHL 59 11 22 33 36 -7 |
Springfield Indians AHL 0 0 0 0 0 | Playoffs 3 3 3 6 2
Sweden WC 7 1 7 8 4 6 |
1993-94 Hartford Whalers NHL 58 11 33 44 24 -2 |
Springfield Indians AHL 4 0 9 9 0 0 |
Calgary Flames NHL 15 2 9 11 6 10 | Playoffs 3 0 0 0 0 -1
1994-95 JyP HT Liiga 16 11 19 30 63 18 |
Calgary Flames NHL 6 0 1 1 2 1 | Playoffs 6 0 6 6 2 -3
1995-96 Calgary Flames NHL 73 17 38 55 20 0 | Playoffs 4 0 0 0 0 -4
Sweden WCup 4 2 1 3 0 0 |
Sweden WC 3 2 3 5 0 2 |
1996-97 HC Lugano NLA 36 12 43 55 28 | Playoffs 8 3 8 11 8
Sweden WC 11 6 5 11 6 1 |
1997-98 Calgary Flames NHL 65 13 23 36 24 10 |
Sweden OG 4 0 0 0 6 1 |
1998-99 Calgary Flames NHL 9 2 3 5 2 1 |
Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 24 2 7 9 6 -10 |
Sweden WC 10 2 4 6 8 4 |
1999-00 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 11 1 2 3 4 -3 |
Chicago Blackhawks NHL 66 23 28 51 26 9 |
Sweden WC 7 1 5 6 6 0 |
Sweden (all) International 9 2 6 8 6 |
2000-01 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 82 25 39 64 32 7 |
2001-02 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 82 15 46 61 50 28 | Playoffs 5 0 3 3 2 2
Sweden OG 4 1 2 3 0 1 |
Sweden WC 8 1 6 7 0 4 |
Sweden (all) International 12 2 8 10 0 |
2002-03 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 9 0 4 4 4 0 |
Washington Capitals NHL 71 17 39 56 36 3 | Playoffs 6 3 2 5 8 0
2003-04 Washington Capitals NHL 3 0 2 2 8 1 |
Boston Bruins NHL 15 1 11 12 14 3 | Playoffs 6 3 3 6 0 2
Sweden WC 7 2 4 6 8 -1 |
Sweden (all) International 7 2 4 6 8 -1 |
2004-05 Kärpät Liiga 23 5 15 20 22 9 |
SKA St. Petersburg Russia 8 2 5 7 0 -9 |
Ak Bars Kazan Russia 5 0 1 1 2 -1 |
2005-06 New York Rangers NHL 81 23 56 79 76 31 | Playoffs 4 0 1 1 0 -3
Sweden WC 6 1 8 9 4 5 |
Sweden (all) International 6 1 8 9 4 5 |
2006-07 New York Rangers NHL 79 26 57 83 42 12 | Playoffs 10 6 7 13 0 9
2007-08 Washington Capitals NHL 40 11 26 37 24 -19 |
2008-09 Washington Capitals NHL 72 9 24 33 32 0 | Playoffs 3 0 0 0 2 -1
2009-10 Grand Rapids Griffins AHL 24 2 16 18 14 -8 |
Jokerit Liiga 14 3 4 7 58 -8 | Playoffs 3 2 1 3 0 -1
Sweden EHT 3 0 0 0 4 0 |
Sweden WC 8 1 2 3 4 2 |
Sweden (all) International 14 2 2 4 8 1 |
2010-11 Rochester Americans AHL 7 4 2 6 8 -3 |
2011-12 ZSC Lions NLA 15 5 5 10 8 -4 |
Kloten Flyers NLA 8 0 5 5 4 3 | Playoffs 2 0 1 1 2 -1
2012-13 HC Vita Hästen Division 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 |
HC Bolzano Italy 1 0 0 0 0 |
Södertälje SK Allsvenskan 18 5 14 19 4 7 | Kvalserien SHL 10 3 4 7 20 -5
2013-14 Rögle BK Allsvenskan 25 3 6 9 22 2 |
HC Vita Hästen Division 1 1 1 1 2 0 1 |
AIK SHL 8 0 1 1 4 -7 | Kvalserien SHL 9 2 3 5 4 3
2014-15 AIK Allsvenskan 11 1 1 2 8 -3 |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1987-88 Stockholm TV-Pucken - - - - - |
2011-12 Kloten Flyers Spengler Cup 3 0 1 1 0 |
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
2014-15 AIK Allsvenskan Asst. Coach
2015-16 Mississauga Steelheads OHL Asst. Coach
Player Career Totals
League GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 35 6 27 33 0.94 22 -11 | 3 3 3 6 2.00 2 0
Allsvenskan 54 9 21 30 0.56 34 6 | 10 3 4 7 0.70 20 -5
Division 1 69 22 36 58 0.84 14 1 | 7 3 0 3 0.43 0 0
EHT 3 0 0 0 0.00 4 0 |
EJC-18 6 2 4 6 1.00 0 0 |
International 48 9 28 37 0.77 26 5 |
Italy 1 0 0 0 0.00 0 0 |
Juniorserien 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 |
Liiga 53 19 38 57 1.08 143 19 | 3 2 1 3 1.00 0 -1
NHL 920 209 470 679 0.74 468 75 | 47 12 22 34 0.72 14 1
NLA 59 17 53 70 1.19 40 -1 | 10 3 9 12 1.20 10 -1
OG 8 1 2 3 0.38 6 2 |
Russia 13 2 6 8 0.62 2 -10 |
SHL 48 11 18 29 0.60 34 -7 | 12 3 7 10 0.83 8 3
Spengler Cup 3 0 1 1 0.33 0 0 |
TV-Pucken 0 0 0 0 - 0 |
WC 75 17 45 62 0.83 40 22 |
WCup 4 2 1 3 0.75 0 0 |
WJC-20 14 14 14 28 2.00 14 4 |
Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
09/06/2014
09/06/2014 Extension AIK AIK
02/10/2014
02/10/2014 Extension AIK AIK
02/05/2014
02/05/2014 Confirmed HC Vita Hästen AIK
02/01/2014
02/01/2014 Confirmed No team HC Vita Hästen
12/13/2013
12/13/2013 Confirmed Rögle BK Unknown
08/05/2013
08/05/2013 Confirmed Södertälje SK Rögle BK
01/03/2013
01/03/2013 Confirmed HC Bolzano Södertälje SK
12/21/2012
12/21/2012 Confirmed HC Vita Hästen HC Bolzano
11/27/2012
11/27/2012 Confirmed No team HC Vita Hästen
01/21/2012
01/21/2012 Confirmed ZSC Kloten
11/11/2011
11/11/2011 Extension ZSC ZSC
10/07/2011
10/07/2011 Confirmed No team ZSC
09/25/2011
09/25/2011 Confirmed Philadelphia Flyers Unknown
08/17/2011
08/17/2011 Confirmed No team Philadelphia Flyers
09/29/2010
09/29/2010 Loan Washington Capitals Rochester Americans
01/28/2010
01/28/2010 Loan Washington Capitals Jokerit
Player Biography and Trivia

Cult/Star player for Calgary Flames

Cult/Star player for Chicago Blackhawks

Cult/Star player for Hartford Whalers

Cult/Star player for Huddinge IK

Cult/Star player for JYP

Cult/Star player for Kloten

Cult/Star player for Lugano

Cult/Star player for Sweden

Career transactions
- 2014-02-05 • Signed by AIK
- 2014-02-01 • Signed by Vita Hästen
- 2013-08-05 • Signed by Rögle
- 2013-01-03 • Signed by Södertälje
- 2012-12-21 • Signed by HC Bolzano
- 2012-11-27 • Signed by Vita Hästen
- 2012-01-21 • Signed by Kloten
- 2011-10-07 • Signed by ZSC
- 2010-09-30 • Loaned to the Rochester Americans
- 2010-01-28 • Loaned to Jokerit
- 2007-07-02 • Signed by the Washington Capitals
- 2005-02-14 • Signed to a lockout contract by Ak Bars Kazan
- 2004-12-30 • Signed to a lockout contract by SKA St. Petersburg
- 2004-09-25 • Signed to a lockout contract by Kärpät
- 2004-08-10 • Signed by the New York Rangers
- 2004-03-04 • Traded to the Boston Bruins for a 2006 2nd round pick (François Bouchard) & future considerations
- 2002-11-01 • Traded to the Washington Capitals with a 2003 3rd round pick (Stephen Werner) & future considerations for Andrei Nikolishin & Chris Simon
- 1999-11-12 • Traded to the Chicago Blackhawks for Bryan Muir & Reid Simpson
- 1999-01-19 • Traded to the Tampa Bay Lightning for Andrei Nazarov
- 1994-03-10 • Traded to the Calgary Flames with Zarley Zalapski & James Patrick for Gary Suter, Paul Ranheim & Ted Drury
- 1991-06-09 • Selected 59th overall in the NHL Entry Draft by the Hartford Whalers