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Roland Eriksson

Roland Eriksson

Center
BIRTHDATE: March 1, 1954
BIRTHPLACE: Storatuna, Sweden
DRAFTED: MNS / 1974 NHL Amateur Draft
ROUND: 8th   (131st overall)
Swedish Junior Player-of-the-Year (1973) WJC-A All-Star Team (1974) Played in NHL All-Star Game (1978) Signed as a free agent by Vancouver, June 7, 1978. Signed as a free agent by Winnipeg (WHA) after being released by Vancouver, January, 1979.
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My job was to get that puck and put it on net, and his job was not letting me do it. I got the best of that, but that game's over and to be honest I already forgot about it.

— Canadiens forward Alex Galchenyuk on his late game-tying goal in Montreal's 2-1 OT win
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