• A senior captain at Shattuck St. Mary’s in 2008-09, Fallstrom led his team with 40 goals and 87 points (40-47-87) in 52 games. In his first season with Shattuck he had 67 points (20-47-67) in 62 games.
• A native of Gothenburg, Sweden, he played for Brinken, Lindigo and Djurgarden in Sweden before moving to Minnesota. He credits his dad for having the most influence on his career – “he has been by y side since I started and has got me through every tough moment”.
• He patterns his game after Detroit forward Mikael Samuelsson – “he plays hard but also has a lot of skill”.
• If he could invite any three people to dinner he would choose: Mats Sundin – “a great leader”, Winston Churchill – “to learn how he stayed calm during World War II” and Wayne Gretzky – “it would be an honor to meet the greatest player of all time”.
NHL Team: NY Rangers NHL Player: Brendan Shanahan Goal Celebration: “Pointing to my Godfather in heaven”. Actor: Denzel Washington Music Group: Guns N’ Roses Toy growing up: Lego Place to Shop: Mall of America Food to cook: Pasta Alfredo
It was kind of touching. I didn't know really what to expect. I'm very appreciative and thankful for the people that supported me in my time here ... as I said, we'll move back to the area at some point in our life.
— Toronto coach Randy Carlyle on the video tribute and ovation he received in his first game back in Anaheim, a 3-1 win for the Maple Leafs