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Tim Erixon

Tim Erixon  #44

Pittsburgh Penguins  Defenseman
NUMBER: 44 BIRTHDATE: February 24, 1991  (AGE 24)
HEIGHT: 6' 2" BIRTHPLACE: Port Chester, NY, United States
WEIGHT: 200 DRAFTED: CGY / 2009 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 1st   (23rd overall)    Prospect Bio
2014-15: Was claimed off waivers from the Chicago Blackhawks on March 1, 2015. Erixon had been held pointless in six regular season games with the Blackhawks. Prior to joining Chicago, Erixon collected six points (one goal, five assists) in 19 regular season games with Columbus. Played 15:52 in Maple Leaf debut on Mar. 3 at Florida. Missed game Mar. 5 at Tampa Bay due to illness. Registered first goal as a Maple Leaf on Mar. 21 at Ottawa. Season Stats (as a Maple Leaf): Home: 9 GP, 0-0-0 Road: 5 GP, 1-0-1 Career as a Maple Leaf: 14 GP, 1-0-1 Career Highs (single game) Goals - 1 (1X - 10/26/14 at LA) Assists - 2 (2X - 11/14/14 at PHI) Points - 2 (2X - 11/14/14 at PHI) Career Notables: 2009-10: Won a bronze medal with Sweden at the World Junior Championships 2010-11: Won a silver medal with Sweden at the World Championships...won silver medal in Swedish Hockey League 2012-13: Named AHL All-Star 2013-14: Won a bronze medal with Sweden at the World Championships
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It's not just going to happen on its own. We have to have guys commit to the areas we need to improve on. We're going to be better than last year but there is still a long way to go. But I really like the pieces and where we're headed.

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