Niclas Hävelid

Player Facts
  • Position
    D
  • Height
    6'0" / 182 cm
  • Weight
    201 lbs / 91 kg
  • Shoots
    L
  • Status
    Retired

Hävelid was a defensive defenseman with very good skating ability and hockey sense. He played a simple game and limited his mistakes. Was smart enough to log some powerplay time.
- Ulf Andersson, EP

Brother: Magnus Hävelid

Team Staff profile of Niclas Hävelid also available

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1988-89 Enköpings SK Division 2 7 0 1 1 0 |
1989-90 Enköpings SK Division 2 24 1 2 3 28 |
1990-91 RA 73 Division 1 30 2 3 5 22 |
Sweden U18 EJC-18 6 1 0 1 - |
1991-92 AIK SHL 10 0 0 0 2 | Playoffs 3 0 0 0 2
1992-93 AIK SHL 22 1 0 1 18 |
AIK Allsvenskan 18 0 2 2 6 | Qualification 2 0 0 0 2
Sweden U20 WJC-20 7 0 0 0 10 7 |
1993-94 AIK Division 1 40 6 12 18 26 |
1994-95 AIK SHL 40 3 7 10 38 |
1995-96 AIK SHL 40 5 6 11 30 |
1996-97 AIK SHL 49 3 6 9 42 | Playoffs 7 1 2 3 8
1997-98 AIK “A” SHL 43 8 4 12 42 -13 | Kvalserien SHL 10 1 3 4 39
Sweden WC 9 0 2 2 8 |
Sweden (all) International 9 0 2 2 8 |
1998-99 MIF Redhawks “A” SHL 50 10 12 22 44 10 | Playoffs 8 0 4 4 10 -3
1999-00 Mighty Ducks of Anaheim NHL 50 2 7 9 20 0 |
Cincinnati Mighty Ducks AHL 2 0 0 0 0 1 |
2000-01 Mighty Ducks of Anaheim NHL 47 4 10 14 34 -6 |
2001-02 Mighty Ducks of Anaheim NHL 52 1 2 3 40 -13 |
2002-03 Mighty Ducks of Anaheim NHL 82 11 22 33 30 5 | Playoffs 21 0 4 4 2 0
2003-04 Mighty Ducks of Anaheim NHL 79 6 20 26 28 -28 |
Sweden EHT 2 0 0 0 2 1 |
Sweden WC 9 0 2 2 0 10 |
Sweden (all) International 12 1 2 3 4 |
2004-05 Södertälje SK SHL 46 2 2 4 60 -5 | Playoffs 10 1 1 2 18 3
Sweden EHT 5 0 0 0 2 -4 |
Sweden (all) International 5 0 0 0 2 -4 |
2005-06 Atlanta Thrashers NHL 82 4 28 32 48 9 |
Sweden OG 7 0 0 0 4 2 |
Sweden (all) International 7 0 0 0 4 2 |
2006-07 Atlanta Thrashers “A” NHL 77 3 18 21 52 -2 | Playoffs 4 0 2 2 0 -5
2007-08 Atlanta Thrashers “A” NHL 81 1 13 14 42 2 |
2008-09 Atlanta Thrashers “A” NHL 63 2 13 15 42 4 |
New Jersey Devils NHL 15 0 4 4 6 -2 | Playoffs 7 0 1 1 2 0
2009-10 Linköping HC “A” SHL 53 3 10 13 28 5 | Playoffs 12 0 5 5 18 0
2010-11 Linköping HC “A” SHL 50 5 17 22 22 8 | Playoffs 7 2 2 4 2 3
2011-12 Linköping HC “A” SHL 55 7 9 16 24 -13 |
2012-13 Linköping HC “A” SHL 55 3 11 14 28 -1 | Playoffs 10 0 0 0 4 -3
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1987-88 Uppland TV-Pucken - - - - - |
2010-11 Linköping HC “A” ET 8 2 3 5 6 |
2011-12 Linköping HC “A” ET 5 1 0 1 0 | Playoffs 2 0 0 0 0 1
2012-13 Linköping HC “A” ET 6 0 2 2 2 |
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
2013-14 Linköping HC SHL Asst. Coach
2014-15 Linköping HC SHL Development Coach
2015-16 Linköping HC SHL Development Coach
Sweden U18 WJC-18 Asst. Coach
2016-17 Sweden U18 Hlinka Memorial Asst. Coach
Sweden U18 WJC-18 Asst. Coach
2017-18 Sweden U18 (all) International-Jr Asst. Coach
Sweden U18 WJC-18 Asst. Coach
Player Career Totals
League GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 2 0 0 0 0.00 0 1 |
Allsvenskan 18 0 2 2 0.11 6 | 2 0 0 0 0.00 2
Division 1 70 8 15 23 0.33 48 |
Division 2 31 1 3 4 0.13 28 |
EHT 7 0 0 0 0.00 4 -3 |
EJC-18 6 1 0 1 0.17 0 |
ET 19 3 5 8 0.42 8 0 | 2 0 0 0 0.00 0 1
International 33 1 4 5 0.15 18 -2 |
NHL 628 34 137 171 0.27 342 -31 | 32 0 7 7 0.22 4 -5
OG 7 0 0 0 0.00 4 2 |
SHL 513 50 84 134 0.26 378 -9 | 67 5 17 22 0.33 101 0
TV-Pucken 0 0 0 0 - 0 |
WC 18 0 4 4 0.22 8 10 |
WJC-20 7 0 0 0 0.00 10 7 |
Career Highlights
Season
Awards by season
Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
04/24/2013
04/24/2013 Confirmed Linköping HC Retired
03/23/2012
03/23/2012 Extension Linköping HC Linköping HC
03/29/2011
03/29/2011 Extension Linköping HC Linköping HC
04/04/2010
04/04/2010 Extension Linköping HC Linköping HC
05/14/2009
05/14/2009 Confirmed New Jersey Devils Linköping HC
Player Biography and Trivia

Cult/Star player for AIK

Cult/Star player for Anaheim Ducks

Cult/Star player for Atlanta Thrashers

Cult/Star player for Cincinnati Mighty Ducks

Cult/Star player for Enköpings SK

Cult/Star player for Malmö Redhawks

Cult/Star player for Södertälje SK

Cult/Star player for Wings HC

Career transactions
- 2013-04-24 • Announced his retirement
- 2009-05-15 • Signed by Linköping
- 2009-03-02 • Traded to the New Jersey Devils w/ Myles Stoesz for Anssi Salmela
- 2004-08-09 • Signed to a lockout contract by Södertälje
- 2004-06-26 • Traded to the Atlanta Thrashers for Kurtis Foster
- 1999-07-15 • Signed to a one-year entry-level contract by the Mighty Ducks of Anaheim
Other memorable dates
- 1999-10-02 • Made his NHL debut (at Dallas)
- 1999-11-19 • Scored his first career NHL goal (vs Chicago vs Jocelyn Thibault)