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Joakim Andersson  #18

NUMBER: 18 BIRTHDATE: February 5, 1989  (AGE 25)
HEIGHT: 6' 2" BIRTHPLACE: Munkedal, Sweden
WEIGHT: 211 DRAFTED: DET / 2007 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 3rd   (88th overall)
GAME HIGHS: Goals: 2 / Assists: 2 / Points: 2 ... HAT TRICKS: 0 / MULTI-PT GAMES: 4 CAREER: In the 2nd season of a 2-year contract...2013 Calder Cup champion with Grand Rapids...Two-time silver medalist with Sweden at WJC (2008, 2009)...Two-time Swedish junior league champion (2007, 2008) with Frolunda. 2014-15: Notched his first goal of the season on 1/15 at STL...Tallied his first point of the season on 11/7 vs. NJ. OTHER: Played 114 games in the SHL with Frolunda from 2006-10, recording 31 points (13-18-31)...Hosts a child with muscular dystrophy and his or her guardian at each home game as part of his community program, "Andy's Avengers," in partnership with the Detroit chapter of the Muscular Dystrophy Association.
Quote of the Day

The fans love it, and it looked like they were having fun. It was great to see this city [Columbus]. They had been waiting a couple years for this game. They did it right.

— Lightning captain Steven Stamkos after the 2015 Honda NHL All-Star Game on Sunday