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John Klingberg

John Klingberg  #3

Dallas Stars  Defenseman
NUMBER: 3 BIRTHDATE: August 14, 1992  (AGE 23)
HEIGHT: 6' 2" BIRTHPLACE: Gothenburg, Sweden
WEIGHT: 180 DRAFTED: DAL / 2010 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 5th   (131st overall)    Prospect Bio
Notched an assist (0-1=1) for his first point of the season on 10/8 vs. PIT * Tallied an assist and a season-high four shots on goal on 10/13 vs. EDM * Posted two points (1-1=2), including a power play, game-winning goal, on 10/22 at PIT * Posted a career-long seven-game point streak (2-7=9) from 10/17 - 10/31 * His streak was the longest by a Stars defenseman since the 2005-06 campaign when Sergei Zubov recorded a nine-game streak (3-7=10) from March 24 April 15. * Registered two points (0-2=2) on 11/3 at BOS * Earned two points (0-2=2) on 11/8 at DET * Posted a season-high three points (1-2=3) on 11/14 vs. MIN
NHL All-Rookie Team (2015) Signed as a free agent by Frolunda (Sweden), May 20, 2013.
Quote of the Day

It's cool when you think about how many great American players have played the game and the two players that were at that 18-game point streak and what they've done in their careers. It's pretty cool right now, but it was kind of overshadowed by the loss.

— Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane after breaking the record for longest point streak by an American-born player with a goal and an assist in a 3-2 overtime loss against the Kings
World Cup of Hockey 2016