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Anton Stralman
NUMBER: 6 BIRTHDATE: August 1, 1986  (AGE 28)
HEIGHT: 5' 11" BIRTHPLACE: Tibro, Sweden
WEIGHT: 190 DRAFTED: TOR / 2005 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 7th   (216th overall)

Last Game: *** in Game 5 at LAK

SCF vs. LAK: 4 GP, 0-0-0

ECF vs. MTL: 6 GP, 0-0-0

MDF vs. PIT: 7 GP, 0-3-3

- Led the team in plus/minus rating (plus-four) and tied for the team lead in assists (three) in the series

MDSF vs. PHI: 7 GP, 0-2-2

 

- Ranks third among defensemen on the team in assists (five), is tied for third among team defensemen in points (five), is tied for fourth on the team in plus/minus rating (plus-five) and ranks fourth on the team in average ice time (20:39) in the playoffs

- Recorded two assists and tied his career-high with a plus-four rating in 19:49 of ice time on Jan. 26 against NJD at Yankee Stadium; established an NHL record for highest +/- by a player in a regular season outdoor game (tied with Staal)

- Tallied his 100th career NHL point with an assist on Oct. 8 at SJS

Milestones Achieved: 100th career NHL point (10/8 at SJS)

2013-14 Regular Season Missed Game Information: 1 (INJ)

Traded to Calgary by Toronto with Colin Stuart and Toronto's 7th round choice (Matt DeBlouw) in 2012 Entry Draft for Wayne Primeau and Calgary's 2nd round choice (later traded to Chicago Chicago selected Brandon Saad) in 2011 Entry Draft, July 27, 2009. Traded to Columbus by Calgary for Columbus' 3rd round choice (Max Reinhart) in 2010 Entry Draft, September 29, 2009. Signed as a free agent by NY Rangers, November 5, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Tampa Bay, July 1, 2014.
Quote of the Day

He seemed to thrive on his own and didn't really need any push from me. I certainly don't want to get in the way of the coaches. You see how that goes sometimes. I never really worried about it and just enjoyed the ride.

— David Ekblad on his son's [Aaron Ekblad] journey to the NHL, signing with the Florida Panthers