Elias Lindholm
European Skater
LAST CLUB TEAM: Brynas, SWEDEN
POSITION: Center
HEIGHT: 6' 0"
WEIGHT: 181
SHOOTS: Right
BIRTHDATE: December 2, 1994
HOMETOWN: Gavle, SWE
BORN IN: Boden, SWE
MID RANK: 2
FINAL RANK: 3
• He played 48 games for Brynas in 2012-13, finishing third on the team in points (11-19--30) despite being the youngest player on the roster. He also was one of only two players on Brynas to finish the season with a plus rating (+1).

• Lindholm was a finalist for the Rookie of the Year after leading all junior-aged players in the Swedish Elite League in scoring during the 2012-13 season.

• A two-time silver medalist, he competed for Team Sweden at the 2013 World Junior Championship, recording four points (2-2--4) in six games, and at the 2012 World Under-18 Championship, tallying three points (2-1--3) in four games.

• Lindholm's father, Mikael, was selected 237th overall by Los Angeles in 1987 and played 18 games for the Kings during the 1989-90 season. His cousin, Detroit Red Wings prospect Calle Jarnkrok, was drafted 51st overall in 2010.

• He started playing hockey in Germany at the age of three while his father was playing for the Hannover Scorpions.

NEWS

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FAVORITES

NHL team: Pittsburgh Penguins
NHL player: Sidney Crosby, Evgeni Malkin
Video game: Call of Duty
Movie: Remember the Titans
TV show: Sons of Anarchy
Actor: Charlie Hunnam
Music artist: John Mayer
Pre-game meal: Pasta