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Sweden Mattias Ekholm
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Database: 850 108 players
Last added: Jason Vorgochovik
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Cédric Desruisseaux 40 42 36 78
2. Thomas Casey 38 34 40 74
3. Brett Budgell 40 15 43 58
4. Lukas Cormier 39 16 38 54
5. Mathieu Desgagnés 31 24 28 52
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
D
Age
30
Height
6'4" / 192 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
216 lbs / 98 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
Contract
21/22
Cap Hit
$3,750,000 Powered by
Agency
Highlights
1-time World Championship Gold Medal 1
1-time U20 WJC Bronze Medal 1
1-time World Championship Bronze Medal 1
1-time SHL Champion 1
Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2006-07 Mora IK J18 J18 Elit 5 2 2 4 6 |
Mora IK J20 J20 SuperElit 36 0 4 4 28 | Playoffs 2 0 0 0 0
Sweden U17 (all) International-Jr 8 2 0 2 6 |
2007-08 Mora IK J18 J18 Elit 9 4 5 9 12 |
Mora IK J20 J20 SuperElit 37 5 7 12 54 |
Mora IK Elitserien 1 0 0 0 0 0 | Kvalserien SHL 6 0 0 0 2 1
Sweden U18 WJC-18 6 1 0 1 2 2 |
Sweden U18 (all) International-Jr 17 2 5 7 14 |
2008-09 Mora IK J20 J20 SuperElit 21 3 5 8 32 |
Mora IK HockeyAllsvenskan 38 2 11 13 12 7 | Qualification 3 0 0 0 4 1
Sweden U19 (all) International-Jr 8 1 2 3 6 |
2009-10 Mora IK HockeyAllsvenskan 41 1 21 22 54 10 | Qualification 2 0 0 0 6 0
Sweden U20 WJC-20 6 1 0 1 6 10 |
Sweden U20 (all) International-Jr 11 2 0 2 14 |
2010-11 Brynäs IF Elitserien 55 10 23 33 38 10 | Playoffs 5 0 4 4 10 -3
Sweden (all) International 16 0 4 4 10 11 |
2011-12 Nashville Predators NHL 2 0 0 0 0 -1 |
Brynäs IF Elitserien 41 9 8 17 55 1 | Playoffs 17 1 8 9 12 6
Sweden (all) International 10 2 2 4 8 -1 |
2012-13 Nashville Predators NHL 1 0 0 0 0 -1 |
Milwaukee Admirals AHL 59 10 22 32 30 15 | Playoffs 4 0 1 1 0 -3
2013-14 Nashville Predators NHL 62 1 8 9 10 -8 |
Sweden WC 10 2 5 7 8 1 |
Sweden (all) International 13 2 5 7 10 -1 |
2014-15 Nashville Predators NHL 80 7 11 18 52 12 | Playoffs 6 1 0 1 2 4
Sweden WC 8 0 3 3 6 2 |
Sweden (all) International 8 0 3 3 6 2 |
2015-16 Nashville Predators NHL 82 8 27 35 44 14 | Playoffs 14 3 4 7 4 2
Sweden WC 2 1 0 1 2 -4 |
Sweden (all) International 2 1 0 1 2 -4 |
2016-17 Nashville Predators NHL 82 3 20 23 34 4 | Playoffs 22 1 10 11 38 6
Sweden WCup 4 0 0 0 2 2 |
Sweden (all) International 4 0 0 0 0 0 |
2017-18 Nashville Predators “A” NHL 81 10 24 34 46 25 | Playoffs 13 1 7 8 12 4
Sweden WC 4 1 2 3 2 4 |
Sweden (all) International 4 1 2 3 2 4 |
2018-19 Nashville Predators “A” NHL 80 8 36 44 47 27 | Playoffs 6 0 2 2 12 -2
Sweden “A” WC 8 0 2 2 4 2 |
Sweden (all) International 8 0 2 2 4 2 |
2019-20 Nashville Predators NHL 68 8 25 33 32 -1 | Playoffs 4 0 1 1 0 -2
2020-21 Nashville Predators “A” NHL 40 6 12 18 10 12 |
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Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2006-07 Dalarna TV-Pucken 5 1 1 2 2 |
2007-08 Sweden U18 Hlinka Gretzky Cup 4 1 1 2 2 5 |
2010-11 Sweden EHT 12 0 2 2 6 6 |
2011-12 Sweden EHT 9 2 1 3 6 -1 |
2013-14 Sweden EHT 3 0 0 0 2 -2 |
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Game Log
Date Team Opp Score G A TP PIM +/- SOG PPG SHG TOI
NHL
Tue 20/04 Nashville Predators vs Chicago Blackhawks
Sat 17/04 Nashville Predators @ Carolina Hurricanes
Thu 15/04 Nashville Predators @ Carolina Hurricanes
Wed 14/04 Nashville Predators vs Tampa Bay Lightning
Mon 12/04 Nashville Predators vs Dallas Stars
Sun 11/04 Nashville Predators vs Tampa Bay Lightning
Thu 08/04 Nashville Predators @ Detroit Red Wings
Tue 06/04 Nashville Predators @ Detroit Red Wings
Sat 03/04 Nashville Predators vs Chicago Blackhawks
Fri 02/04 Nashville Predators vs Dallas Stars
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 1 59 10 22 32 0.54 30 15 | 1 4 0 1 1 0.25 0 -3
EHT 3 24 2 3 5 0.21 14 3 | 0
Hlinka Gretzky Cup 1 4 1 1 2 0.50 2 5 | 0
HockeyAllsvenskan 2 79 3 32 35 0.44 66 17 | 2 5 0 0 0 0.00 10 1
International 8 65 6 18 24 0.37 42 13 | 0
International-Jr 4 44 7 7 14 0.32 40 - | 0
J18 Elit (J18 Region) 2 14 6 7 13 0.93 18 - | 0
J20 SuperElit (J20 Nationell) 3 94 8 16 24 0.26 114 - | 1 2 0 0 0 0.00 0 -
NHL 10 578 51 163 214 0.37 275 83 | 6 65 6 24 30 0.46 68 12
Elitserien (SHL) 3 97 19 31 50 0.52 93 11 | 3 28 1 12 13 0.46 24 4
TV-Pucken 1 5 1 1 2 0.40 2 - | 0
WC 5 32 4 12 16 0.50 22 5 | 0
WCup 1 4 0 0 0 0.00 2 2 | 0
WJC-18 1 6 1 0 1 0.17 2 2 | 0
WJC-20 1 6 1 0 1 0.17 6 10 | 0
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Speed
16
Puckhandling
16
Defensive
16

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DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
10/26/2015
10/26/2015 Extension Nashville Predators Nashville Predators
07/09/2014
07/09/2014 Extension Nashville Predators Nashville Predators
10/22/2011
10/22/2011 Loan Nashville Predators Brynäs IF
05/12/2011
05/12/2011 Confirmed Brynäs IF Nashville Predators
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Player Biography and Trivia

Drafted 2010, 5 #108 overall by Salavat Yulaev Ufa in the KHL Draft

Number 14 retired by IFK Ore

Cult/Star player for Brynäs IF

Career transactions
- 2011-05-14 • Signed to a three-year entry-level contract by the Nashville Predators
- 2011-02-16 • Signed to a one-year contract extension by Brynäs
- 2010-04-08 • Signed to a two-year contract by Brynäs

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