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Sweden Johan Holmqvist
#40 Karlskrona HK / SHL - 17/18
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Last added: Rune Sandberg
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1. Vadim Shipachyov 57 20 47 67
2. Teemu Hartikainen 53 28 36 64
3. Damir Zhafyarov 58 21 40 61
4. Dmitrij Jaskin 59 38 22 60
5. Stéphane Da Costa 52 27 30 57
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
G
Age
42
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 World Championship Bronze Medal 1
1-time AHL Calder Cup Champion 1
2-time SHL Champion 2

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)

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 - - - |
1994-95 Tierps IF Division 2 - - - |
Sweden U17 (all) International-Jr 4 7 1.00 - 4 0 240 |
Sweden U18 EJC-18 0 - - |
1995-96 Tierps IF Division 2 - - - |
Sweden U18 EJC-18 3 2.33 .901 |
Sweden U18 (all) International-Jr 7 13 3.14 - 22 1 420 |
1996-97 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 1897 | 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 2384 | 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 2403 | 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 1075 2 19-14-4 2305 | 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 1251 1 26-12-6 2734 | 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 1904 |
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
2003-04 Minnesota Wild NHL 0 - - |
Houston Aeros AHL 59 2.56 .908 148 1468 4 23-27-7 3467 |
2004-05 Brynäs IF Elitserien 42 49 3.39 .892 138 1134 1 12-26-4 2446 | 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 1539 | 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 1013 1 27-15-3 2548 | Playoffs 6 2.92 .893 18 150 0 2-4-0 370
2007-08 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 45 3.01 .890 124 1005 2 20-16-6 2469 |
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 1111 2 27-18-0 2799 | 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 1227 0 23-21-0 3182 | 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 2298 |
2011-12 Brynäs IF Elitserien 28 47 2.36 .917 63 692 1 17-10-0 1599 | 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 2096 | 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 1543 | Playoffs 0 5 - - 0
2014-15 Almtuna IS HockeyAllsvenskan 22 22 2.05 .925 43 528 3 11-9-0 1261 |
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 1164 | 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 1696 |
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 |
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 4847 10 87-69-22 10889 | 3 32
Division 2 3 - | 0
ECHL 1 1 2.00 .956 2 43 0 1-0-0 60 | 0
EHT 5 17 | 0
EJC-18 2 3 | 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 1261 | 0
International 9 39 61 2.11 .891 67 548 5 6-3-0 1905 | 0
International-Jr 4 26 24 2.57 .000 36 1 840 | 0
NHL 6 99 2.99 .890 262 2127 3 48-34-9 5264 | 1 6 18 150 0 2-4-0 370
SHL (Elitserien) 16 479 642 2.61 .905 1205 11503 29 156-176-7 27688 | 13 78 98 2.59 .909 202 2018 5 23-22-1 4676
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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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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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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