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Sweden Johan Holmqvist

#40 Karlskrona HK / SHL - 17/18
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
G
Age
44
Height
6'2" / 187 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
205 lbs / 93 kg
Nation
Catches
L
Youth Team
Status
Retired
Highlights
1-time World Championship Gold Medal 1
1-time U18 EJC Bronze Medal 1
1-time World Championship Bronze Medal 1
1-time AHL Calder Cup Champion 1
1-time AHL Playoffs MVP (Jack A Butterfield Trophy) 1
2-time SHL Champion 2
1-time World Championship All-Star Team 1
1-time World Championship Best Goaltender 1

Holmqvist is a goalie who covers a lot of net. Relies on his great anticipation and plays a calm game in net. Agile and athletic, he is a tough competitor. Can be beat high on the glove side.
- Ulf Andersson, EP (2010)

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Player Statistics
S Team League GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI   POST GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI
1993-94 Tierps IF Division 2 - 5 - - - - - - - |
1994-95 Tierps IF Division 2 - 19 - - - - - - - |
Sweden U17 (all) International-Jr 4 7 1.00 - 4 - 0 - 240 |
Sweden U18 EJC-18 0 - - - - - - - - |
1995-96 Tierps IF Division 2 - 29 - - - - - - - |
Sweden U18 EJC-18 3 - 2.33 .901 - - - - - |
Sweden U18 (all) International-Jr 7 13 3.14 - 22 - 1 - 420 |
1996-97 Brynäs IF J20 J20 Elit - - - - - - - - - |
Brynäs IF Elitserien 2 20 3.00 .879 4 29 0 - 80 |
Sweden U19 (all) International-Jr 3 4 3.33 - 10 - 0 - 180 |
Sweden B (all) International 3 6 2.67 - 8 - 0 - 180 |
1997-98 Brynäs IF Elitserien 33 43 2.59 .895 82 702 2 - 1 897 | Playoffs 3 3 4.67 .813 14 61 0 - 180
Sweden U19 (all) International-Jr 2 - 2.50 .911 - - - - - |
Sweden U20 WJC-20 6 - 1.80 .919 - - - - - |
Sweden U20 (all) International-Jr 10 - - - - - - - - |
Sweden (all) International 1 2 1.94 - 1 - 0 - 31 |
1998-99 Brynäs IF Elitserien 41 48 2.79 .896 111 957 4 - 2 384 | Playoffs 14 14 2.39 .919 34 384 0 - 855
Sweden (all) International 1 2 1.00 - - - 0 - 60 |
1999-00 Brynäs IF Elitserien 41 49 2.60 .898 103 913 4 - 2 403 | Playoffs 11 11 2.68 .903 30 280 1 - 671
Sweden (all) International 7 - 2.00 - - - - - - |
2000-01 New York Rangers NHL 2 - 5.05 .859 10 61 0 0-2-0 119 |
Hartford Wolf Pack AHL 43 - 2.89 .906 111 1 075 2 19-14-4 2 305 | Playoffs 5 - 2.48 .923 - - - - -
2001-02 New York Rangers NHL 1 - 0.00 1.000 0 2 0 0-0-0 9 |
Hartford Wolf Pack AHL 48 - 3.07 .899 140 1 251 1 26-12-6 2 734 | Playoffs 4 - 4.41 .815 - - - - -
2002-03 New York Rangers NHL 1 - 3.08 .889 2 16 0 0-1-0 39 |
Hartford Wolf Pack AHL 35 - 2.65 .910 84 847 2 14-13-5 1 904 |
Charlotte Checkers ECHL 1 - 2.00 .956 2 43 0 1-0-0 60 |
Houston Aeros AHL 8 - 2.88 .900 23 206 1 5-3-0 479 | Playoffs 23 - 2.00 .928 50 648 1 15-8-0 1 499
2003-04 Minnesota Wild NHL 0 - - - - - - - - |
Houston Aeros AHL 59 - 2.56 .908 148 1 468 4 23-27-7 3 467 |
2004-05 Brynäs IF Elitserien 42 49 3.39 .892 138 1 134 1 12-26-4 2 446 | Kvalserien SHL 10 10 2.07 .921 21 245 1 6-3-1 608
Sweden WC 1 6 4.50 .857 3 18 0 0-1-0 40 |
Sweden (all) International 4 10 4.33 .829 12 58 0 - 167 |
2005-06 Brynäs IF Elitserien 26 33 1.95 .927 50 638 3 14-9-3 1 539 | Playoffs 4 4 4.02 .866 13 84 0 0-0-0 195
Sweden WC 7 8 2.00 .909 14 139 2 5-0-2 420 |
Sweden (all) International 12 20 1.48 .920 22 254 3 - 890 |
2006-07 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 48 - 2.85 .893 121 1 013 1 27-15-3 2 548 | Playoffs 6 - 2.92 .893 18 150 0 2-4-0 370
2007-08 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 45 - 3.01 .890 124 1 005 2 20-16-6 2 470 |
Dallas Stars NHL 2 - 3.75 .857 5 30 0 1-0-0 80 |
2008-09 Frölunda HC Elitserien 49 55 2.17 .917 101 1 111 2 27-18-0 2 799 | Playoffs 11 11 2.41 .905 25 237 1 6-5-0 623
Sweden WC 2 5 2.73 .915 4 43 0 1-0-0 88 |
Sweden (all) International 7 15 1.84 .937 12 179 2 5-1-0 391 |
2009-10 Frölunda HC Elitserien 53 55 2.68 .896 142 1 227 0 23-21-0 3 182 | Playoffs 7 7 3.08 .893 22 184 0 3-4-0 429
Sweden (all) International 3 3 4.22 .836 9 46 0 1-1-0 129 |
2010-11 Frölunda HC Elitserien 40 53 2.72 .904 104 977 3 17-22-0 2 298 |
2011-12 Brynäs IF Elitserien 28 47 2.36 .917 63 692 1 17-10-0 1 599 | Playoffs 4 12 2.15 .931 9 122 0 2-2-0 252
2012-13 Brynäs IF Elitserien 39 48 2.52 .914 88 937 4 15-20-0 2 096 | Playoffs 4 4 4.17 .895 15 128 0 0-4-0 216
Sweden (all) International 1 3 3.09 .786 3 11 0 0-1-0 59 |
2013-14 Brynäs IF SHL 26 53 2.76 .902 71 652 2 12-13-0 1 543 | Playoffs 0 5 - - - - - - 0
2014-15 Almtuna IS HockeyAllsvenskan 22 22 2.05 .925 43 528 3 11-9-0 1 261 |
Brynäs IF SHL 5 11 2.39 .911 11 113 1 1-4-0 277 | Playoffs 1 6 2.83 .912 3 31 0 0-1-0 64
2015-16 Karlskrona HK SHL 20 22 2.79 .904 54 507 0 5-14-0 1 164 | Relegation 5 5 1.20 .961 7 170 1 4-1-0 349
2016-17 Karlskrona HK SHL 29 49 2.37 .919 67 762 2 12-16-0 1 696 |
2017-18 Karlskrona HK SHL 5 7 3.28 .905 16 152 0 1-3-0 293 | Relegation 4 6 2.29 .911 9 92 1 2-2-0 237
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI   POST GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI
1999-00 Brynäs IF Euro HL 3 - 4.03 .821 - - - - - |
2004-05 Sweden EHT 3 - 4.08 .819 - - - - - |
2005-06 Sweden EHT 5 - 1.39 .927 - - - - - |
2008-09 Sweden EHT 5 - 1.61 .944 - - - - - |
2009-10 Sweden EHT 3 - 4.22 .836 - - - - - |
2010-11 Frölunda HC ET 4 - 3.95 .863 - - - - - |
2012-13 Brynäs IF ET 3 - 2.27 .904 - - - - - | Playoffs 1 - 4.00 .846 - - - - -
Sweden EHT 1 - 3.10 .786 - - - - - |
2013-14 Brynäs IF ET 4 - 2.48 .907 - - - - - |
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
2022-23 Brynäs IF SHL Goaltending Coach
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI | Years GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI
AHL 4 193 - 2.79 .905 506 4 847 10 87-69-22 10 889 | 3 32 - 2.00 .928 50 648 1 15-8-0 1 499
Division 2 3 - 53 - - - - - - - | 0
ECHL 1 1 - 2.00 .956 2 43 0 1-0-0 60 | 0
EHT 5 17 - - - - - - - - | 0
EJC-18 2 3 - 2.33 .901 - - - - - | 0
ET 3 11 - - - - - - - - | 1 1 - 4.00 .846 - - - - -
Euro HL 1 3 - 4.03 .821 - - - - - | 0
HockeyAllsvenskan 1 22 22 2.05 .925 43 528 3 11-9-0 1 261 | 0
International 9 39 61 2.18 .904 67 548 5 6-3-0 1 905 | 0
International-Jr 4 26 24 2.57 .911 36 - 1 - 840 | 0
J20 Elit (J20 Region) 1 - - - - - - - - - | 0
NHL 6 99 - 2.99 .890 262 2 127 3 48-34-9 5 264 | 1 6 - 2.92 .893 18 150 0 2-4-0 370
SHL (Elitserien) 16 479 642 2.61 .905 1 205 11 503 29 156-176-7 27 688 | 13 78 98 2.59 .909 202 2 018 5 23-22-1 4 676
WC 3 10 19 2.30 .905 21 200 2 6-1-2 548 | 0
WJC-20 1 6 - 1.80 .919 - - - - - | 0
* Some data is missing to provide a correct summary.
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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Samuel Påhlsson (F) 1994-2010 8 Sweden, Sweden, Sweden (all), Sweden B (all), Sweden U18
Andreas Karlsson (F) 1997-2011 8 Frölunda HC, Sweden, Sweden, Sweden (all), Tampa Bay Lightning
Daniel Tjärnqvist (D) 1996-2010 7 Sweden, Sweden (all), Sweden B (all)
Henrik Sedin (F) 1997-2013 7 Sweden, Sweden, Sweden (all), Sweden U20, Sweden U20 (all)

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Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
02/12/2018
02/12/2018 Confirmed No team Karlskrona HK
05/03/2016
05/03/2016 Extension Karlskrona HK Karlskrona HK
12/11/2015
12/11/2015 Confirmed No team Karlskrona HK
01/15/2015
01/15/2015 Confirmed Almtuna IS Brynäs IF
07/01/2014
07/01/2014 Confirmed Brynäs IF Almtuna IS
04/11/2013
04/11/2013 Extension Brynäs IF Brynäs IF
04/15/2011
04/15/2011 Confirmed Frölunda HC Brynäs IF
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Player Biography and Trivia

Cult/Star player for Almtuna IS

Cult/Star player for Brynäs IF

Cult/Star player for Charlotte Checkers

Cult/Star player for Houston Aeros

Cult/Star player for Karlskrona HK

Cult/Star player for Tierps HK

Career transactions
- 2019-11-17 • Signed to a 1-day contract with Brynäs to end his career there
- 2011-04-15 • Signed to a two-year contract by Brynäs
- 2008-07-23 • Signed to a three-year contract by Frölunda
- 2008-02-26 • Traded to the Dallas Stars w/ Brad Richards for Mike Smith, Jeff Halpern & Jussi Jokinen & a 2009 4th round pick (later traded to Edmonton; Kyle Bigos)
- 2007-05-19 • Signed to a one-year contract extension by the Tampa Bay Lightning
- 2003-03-11 • Traded to the Minnesota Wild for Lawrence Nycholat

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