Gabriel Carlsson
European Skater - Linkoping Jr., SWEDEN-JR.
Final Rank:2Midterm Rank:6
Position:DefensemanShoots:Left
Height:6' 4"Weight:183
Born:January 2, 1997Hometown:Orebro, Sweden
Born in:Orebro, SWE
Drafted: 2015: CBJ (1st Round / 29th Overall) 

• A reliable defender, Carlsson spent the majority of 2014-15 with Linkoping’s junior team, registering 0-7—7 and a plus-21 rating in 39 games. He also suited up for Linkoping in Sweden’s top league for seven regular-season games (0-2—2) and as a regular in 10 playoff contests (0-1—1).

• In 2014, Carlsson represented Sweden at the Ivan Hlinka Memorial and World Under-17 Hockey Challenge. He also suited up for his country at the 2015 Under-18 World Junior Championship and 2015 Under-18 Five Nations tournament.

• Carlsson models his game after his favorite player, Red Wings legend Nicklas Lidstrom.

• Carlsson hails from Orebro, Sweden, the same hometown as St. Louis Blues defenseman Carl Gunnarsson.

FAVORITES

NHL player: Nicklas Lidstrom
Goal celebration:
"Hands up"
Video game:
NHL 14, FIFA 14
Movie:
The Pursuit of Happyness
Actor:
Will Smith
Website:
Eliteprospects.com
Sport (other than hockey):
Golf
Athlete (non-hockey):
Zlatan Ibrahimovic

STATISTICS

SEASONTEAMLEAGUEGPGAPPIM
2018-2019CLEVELANDAHL672101214
2016-2017LINKOPINGSWEDEN402246
2016-2017Sweden (2017 WJC Championships)NATOUR60220
2016-2017SWE U20 (4-Nations tournament in Gothenburg 2016)ITLTOUR30000
2015-2016LINKOPINGSWEDEN451892
2015-2016LINKOPING JR.SWEDEN-JR.112688
2015-2016SWEDEN (2016 WJC Championships) ITLTOUR70338
2015-2016SWE U20 (4-Nations tournament 2015 - Tampere)ITLTOUR30220
2014-2015LINKOPING JR.SWEDEN-JR.3907714
2014-2015LINKOPINGSWEDEN70220
2014-2015LINKOPING U18SWE-JR. U1872352
2014-2015SWE U18 (Ivan Hlinka Memorial 2014)ITLTOUR50110
2014-2015SWE (2015 IIHF U18 World Championship)ITLTOUR50002
2014-2015SWE U18 (5 Nations in Kravare & Poruba 2015)ITLTOUR40000
2014-2015SWE U18 (4 Nations - Sundsvall 2014)ITLTOUR30110
2013-2014LINKOPING U18SWE-JR. U18404151914