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Johan Larsson

Johan Larsson  #22

Buffalo Sabres  Left Wing
NUMBER: 22 BIRTHDATE: July 25, 1992  (AGE 23)
HEIGHT: 5' 11" BIRTHPLACE: Lau, Sweden
WEIGHT: 200 DRAFTED: MIN / 2010 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 2nd   (56th overall)    Prospect Bio
2014-15: Scored his first career NHL goal vs. COL (12/20) Notched an assist at BOS (12/21) Recalled for the third time this season on 2/15 Had 37 points (14+23) in 41 games for Rochester at the time of his recall Tallied an assist at FLA (2/28) Scored a goal and had a game-high five hits at WSH (3/7) Recorded his first career three-point game with a goal and two assists at TOR (3/11) Scored a goal and went 15-for-24 on faceoffs vs. WSH (3/16) Notched an assist and a team-high six hits at BOS (3/17) Registered an assist at DAL (3/23) Tallied an assist and went 11-for-18 on faceoffs vs. ARI (3/26) Had an assist at COL (3/28) Collected an assist vs. TOR (4/1) Scored a goal and went 10-for-17 on faceoffs vs. CHI (4/3) Tallied two points (1+1) and had a plus-2 rating vs. CAR (4/6)
Traded to Buffalo by Minnesota with Matt Hackett, Minnesota's 1st round choice (Nikita Zadorov) in 2013 Entry Draft and Minnesota's 2nd round choice (Vaclav Karabacek) in 2014 Entry Draft for Jason Pominville and Buffalo's 4th round choice (later traded to Edmonton Edmonton selected William Lagesson) in 2014 Entry Draft, April 3, 2013.
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You can be hyped all you want, but his game will speak for itself. He's obviously going to be a great player so we've got to make sure we keep an eye on him. Whether it's his first game or his 1,000th game, our job is to take care of business, shut him down.

— Blues defenseman Alex Pietrangelo on facing ballyhooed Oilers rookie Connor McDavid, who is making NHL debut in St. Louis
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