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Sweden Kenny Jönsson

#19 Rögle BK / Elitserien - 08/09
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# Player GP G A TP
1. Andreas Thuresson 41 20 31 51
2. Dominik Bokk 42 24 25 49
3. Spencer Machacek 44 24 24 48
4. Marcel Noebels 45 15 32 47
5. Carter Rowney 44 17 29 46
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
D
Age
48
Height
6'3" / 191 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
207 lbs / 94 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
Status
Retired
Highlights
1-time TV-Pucken Gold Medal 1
2-time Olympic Gold Medal 2
1-time World Championship Gold Medal 1
1-time U18 EJC Silver Medal 1
2-time U20 WJC Silver Medal 2
2-time World Championship Bronze Medal 2
1-time NHL All-Rookie Team 1
1-time Olympic Best Defenseman 1
1-time SHL Best Player (Guldpucken) 1
1-time SHL Rookie of the Year 1
2-time U20 WJC All-Star Team 2
1-time U20 WJC Best Defenseman 1
1-time World Championship All-Star Team 1

Jönsson was a defensive with excellent all-around and two-way ability. He was big, yet mobile and a good skater. Had terrific hockey sense and anticipation defensively. Also a great passer and hard shooter, as well as a big leader. In many ways a complete D-man.

Brother: Jörgen Jönsson
Son: Axel Jönsson

Team Staff profile of Kenny Jönsson also available
Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1989-90 Rögle BK U16 U16 Elit 39 14 17 31 38 - |
Rögle BK J18 J18 Elit 14 2 6 8 8 - | Playoffs 5 0 1 1 6 -
1990-91 Rögle BK J18 J18 Elit - - - - - - | Playoffs
Rögle BK J20 Juniorserien - - - - - - |
Sweden U17 (all) International-Jr 2 0 0 0 - - |
1991-92 Rögle BK J20 Juniorserien 3 1 0 1 14 - |
Rögle BK Division 1 30 4 11 15 24 - | Qualification 5 0 0 0 0 -
Sweden U18 EJC-18 6 1 2 3 10 - |
Sweden U18 (all) International-Jr 12 1 3 4 - - |
1992-93 Rögle BK Elitserien 39 3 10 13 42 - |
Sweden U20 WJC-20 7 2 3 5 4 2 |
Sweden U20 (all) International-Jr 15 3 4 7 - - |
Sweden (all) International 6 0 0 0 0 - |
Sweden B (all) International 4 1 0 1 - - |
1993-94 Rögle BK Elitserien 36 4 13 17 40 - | Playoffs 3 1 1 2 2 -
Sweden U20 WJC-20 7 3 5 8 8 9 |
Sweden U20 (all) International-Jr 9 3 7 10 - - |
Sweden OG 3 1 0 1 0 - |
Sweden WC 7 0 1 1 6 3 |
Sweden (all) International 24 1 6 7 12 - |
1994-95 Rögle BK Elitserien 8 3 1 4 20 - |
Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 39 2 7 9 16 -8 | Playoffs 4 0 0 0 0 -2
St. John's Maple Leafs AHL 10 2 5 7 2 -4 |
1995-96 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 50 4 22 26 22 12 |
New York Islanders NHL 16 0 4 4 10 -5 |
Sweden WC 6 0 1 1 8 -1 |
Sweden (all) International 6 0 1 1 8 -1 |
1996-97 New York Islanders NHL 81 3 18 21 24 10 |
Sweden WCup 1 0 0 0 4 1 |
Sweden (all) International 3 0 0 0 4 - |
1997-98 New York Islanders NHL 81 14 26 40 58 -2 |
1998-99 New York Islanders “A” NHL 63 8 18 26 34 -18 |
1999-00 New York Islanders “C” NHL 65 1 24 25 32 -15 |
2000-01 New York Islanders “C” NHL 65 8 21 29 30 -22 |
2001-02 New York Islanders “A” NHL 76 10 22 32 26 15 | Playoffs 5 1 2 3 4 -2
Sweden OG 3 1 0 1 2 1 |
Sweden (all) International 3 1 0 1 2 1 |
2002-03 New York Islanders “A” NHL 71 8 18 26 24 -8 | Playoffs 5 0 1 1 0 -2
2003-04 New York Islanders “A” NHL 79 5 24 29 22 25 | Playoffs 5 0 0 0 2 -4
2004-05 Rögle BK Allsvenskan 11 3 7 10 12 2 | Qualification 2 0 0 0 2 0
Sweden “A” WC 6 2 2 4 0 3 |
Sweden (all) International 10 2 3 5 0 3 |
2005-06 Rögle BK “C” HockeyAllsvenskan 29 6 12 18 55 6 | Kvalserien SHL 8 2 3 5 18 1
Sweden OG 8 0 4 4 4 0 |
Sweden “C” WC 9 3 3 6 6 3 |
Sweden (all) International 28 3 10 13 10 5 |
2006-07 Rögle BK “C” HockeyAllsvenskan 14 4 17 21 12 8 | Kvalserien SHL 10 1 2 3 8 -2
Sweden “C” WC 7 1 0 1 4 5 |
Sweden (all) International 16 2 4 6 10 2 |
2007-08 Rögle BK “C” HockeyAllsvenskan 34 12 28 40 26 15 | Kvalserien SHL 9 3 9 12 0 7
Sweden “C” WC 5 2 4 6 2 3 |
Sweden (all) International 16 4 6 10 10 2 |
2008-09 Rögle BK “C” Elitserien 47 6 24 30 26 3 | Kvalserien SHL 10 1 4 5 14 8
Sweden “C” WC 9 3 4 7 2 13 |
Sweden (all) International 17 6 5 11 4 16 |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1989-90 Skåne TV-Pucken - - - - - - |
1993-94 Sweden Deutschland Cup 2 0 0 0 2 - |
2004-05 Sweden EHT 2 0 0 0 0 -1 |
2005-06 Sweden EHT 9 0 2 2 2 2 |
2006-07 Sweden EHT 7 1 3 4 6 1 |
2007-08 Sweden EHT 9 2 1 3 6 -2 |
2008-09 Sweden EHT 6 1 3 4 2 2 |
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
2010-11 Rögle BK HockeyAllsvenskan Asst. Coach
2011-12 Rögle BK HockeyAllsvenskan Asst. Coach
2012-13 Rögle BK Elitserien Asst. Coach
2014-15 Skåne TV-Pucken Asst. Coach
2015-16 Skåne TV-Pucken Head Coach
2016-17 Helsingborgs HC HockeyEttan Asst. Coach Left team january 10
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Game Log
Date Team Opp Score G A TP PIM +/- SOG PPG SHG TOI
WJC-20
1993-01-04T19:00:00+0000 Sweden U20 @ Russia U20
1993-01-02T19:00:00+0000 Sweden U20 vs Finland U20
1993-01-01T19:00:00+0000 Sweden U20 vs USA U20
1992-12-30T19:00:00+0000 Sweden U20 vs Japan U20
1992-12-29T19:00:00+0000 Sweden U20 vs Czechoslovakia U20
1992-12-27T19:00:00+0000 Sweden U20 @ Canada U20
1992-12-26T19:00:00+0000 Sweden U20 vs Germany U20
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 1 10 2 5 7 0.70 2 -4 | 0
Allsvenskan 1 11 3 7 10 0.91 12 2 | 1 2 0 0 0 0.00 2 0
Deutschland Cup 1 2 0 0 0 0.00 2 - | 0
Division 1 1 30 4 11 15 0.50 24 - | 1 5 0 0 0 0.00 0 -
EHT 5 33 4 9 13 0.39 16 2 | 0
EJC-18 1 6 1 2 3 0.50 10 - | 0
HockeyAllsvenskan 3 77 22 57 79 1.03 93 29 | 3 27 6 14 20 0.74 26 6
International 10 133 20 35 55 0.41 60 28 | 0
International-Jr 4 38 7 14 21 0.55 - - | 0
J18 Elit (J18 Region) 2 14 2 6 8 0.57 8 - | 2 5 0 1 1 0.20 6 -
Juniorserien 2 3 1 0 1 0.33 14 - | 0
NHL 10 686 63 204 267 0.39 298 -16 | 4 19 1 3 4 0.21 6 -10
OG 3 14 2 4 6 0.43 6 1 | 0
Elitserien (SHL) 4 130 16 48 64 0.49 128 3 | 2 13 2 5 7 0.54 16 8
TV-Pucken 1 - - - - - - - | 0
U16 Elit (U16 Region) 1 39 14 17 31 0.79 38 - | 0
WC 7 49 11 15 26 0.53 28 29 | 0
WCup 1 1 0 0 0 0.00 4 1 | 0
WJC-20 2 14 5 8 13 0.93 12 11 | 0
* Some data is missing to provide a correct summary.
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11/06/2016 Old School Hockey - Kenny Jönsson Hockeysverige.se
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Number 19 retired by Rögle BK

Cult/Star player for New York Islanders

Cult/Star player for Rögle BK

Cult/Star player for Sweden

Career transactions
- 2009-06-18 • Announced his retirement
- 2005-04-07 • Signed by Rögle
- 2004-12-20 • Signed to a lockout contract by Rögle
- 1996-03-13 • Traded to the New York Islanders with Sean Haggerty & a 1997 1st round pick (Roberto Luongo) for Wendel Clark, Mathieu Schneider & D.J. Smith
- 1993-06-26 • Drafted by the Toronto Maple Leafs

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