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Marcus Nilson

Marcus Nilson  #26

Left Wing
NUMBER: 26 BIRTHDATE: March 1, 1978
HEIGHT: 6' 2" BIRTHPLACE: Balsta, Sweden
WEIGHT: 189 DRAFTED: FLA / 1996 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 1st   (20th overall)
Traded to Calgary by Florida for Calgary's 2nd round choice (David Booth) in 2004 Entry Draft, March 8, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Djurgarden (Sweden), September 16, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Yaroslavl (KHL), September 19, 2008. Signed as a free agent by Djurgarden (Sweden), July 10, 2009.
Quote of the Day

I feel that responsibility, I've felt it for the last two years. We core guys get a lot of minutes, we get a lot of opportunity out there. Our teammates, the organization and fans look to us to be the guys to put the puck in the net and to create momentum out there.

— Jordan Eberle on taking his game and the Edmonton Oilers to the next level