Career: Made NHL debut (w/NYR) on 10/7/11 at LAK... Member of Team Sweden at the 2011 IIHF World Championships (Silver) as well as the 2010 (Bronze) & '09 (Silver) World Junior Championships, the 2009 World U18 Championships and the 2008 and 2007 (Gold) U18 Junior World Cup... Skated in 140 games in the Swedish Elite League (2007-11) with Skellefteå (14G-34A-48P, 0 +/- rating).
2013-14: Has registered 5G-28A-33P in 36 GP with Springfield (AHL), ranking among the team's top scorers.
2012-13: Logged career-high 24:38 on 3/3 vs. COL... Recorded 1st point w/CBJ on 2/5 vs. LAK (assist)... Made CBJ debut on 1/31 vs. STL... Competed at 2013 AHL All-Star Classic (voted to Team East's starting lineup by fans).
Personal: Favorite player growing up: Nick Lidstrom... Favorite TV show: Friends… Favorite soccer team: Manchester United... Favorite musical artist: Bruce Springsteen… Favorite movie: Gone in 60 Seconds… Favorite actor is Nicolas Cage... Son of former NHL LW Jan Erixon (NYR, 1983-93).
For me, it's a great win for our hockey team and for a lot of people back in Columbus, especially our fans in particular … people who have been devoted to this organization, it's big.