|NUMBER:||18||BIRTHDATE:||March 7, 1987|
|HEIGHT:||5' 10"||BIRTHPLACE:||Sodertalje, Sweden|
|WEIGHT:||194||DRAFTED:||NJD / 2005 NHL Entry Draft|
|Shoots:||Right||ROUND:||1st (23rd overall)|
Scored his first goal as a Predator, which was also the GWG, in his third game with the team at Calgary (Oct. 22). Did it in just 4:39 of ice time after tying for a game high with four shots on goal despited playing a game-low 8:15 at Vancouver last Thursday.
A smart, shifty skater with quick hands and a quick-release shot.
Played in five U-18 World Championship (2004. 2004) or World Junior Championships (2005, 2006, 2007) for Sweden. Teammate of Patric Hornqvist at the 2005 U-18s and 2007 WJC.
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They said, 'You're going to love the city. It's smaller than Philadelphia, but you're going to love it. You're going to love the fans. Just watching the playoffs last year, the fans seemed louder there than they did anywhere. I'm really excited about that.