Adam Larsson

Adam Larsson  #5

New Jersey Devils  Defenseman
NUMBER: 5 BIRTHDATE: November 12, 1992  (AGE 22)
HEIGHT: 6' 3" BIRTHPLACE: Skellefteå, Sweden
WEIGHT: 205 DRAFTED: NJD / 2011 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 1st   (4th overall)    Prospect Bio
Has established new career-highs across the board with 3g/19a/22pts; registered a SHA Mar. 26 at Wsh...Had points in back-to-back games for the fourth time Mar. 12-14 (2a)...Recorded third goal of season Mar. 3 vs. Nsh...Totaled points in season-high three straight games Feb. 20-23 (5a); notched career-high 3a/pts Feb. 20 vs. Van...Posted 2a Feb. 6 vs. Tor...Assigned to Albany (AHL) for cond. Dec. 18; posted 2a Dec. 19 at W-B/S...Missed eight games Dec. 4-17 (mumps)...Recorded 1a & career-high five shots Nov. 29 at NYI...Scored GWG Nov. 1 vs. CBJ...Made season debut Oct. 21 vs. NYR...2013-14: Split campaign between NJ (26 games) and Alb. (33) Appeared in season-high 14 straight Oct. 24-Nov. 23 Placed on I.R. Dec. 1, retroactive to Nov. 23; missed 21 games Nov. 25-Jan. 7 (lower body) Assigned to Alb. Jan. 9 NHL totals showed 1g-2a-3pts, including first career GWG Nov. 16 vs. Pit Had 3g-16a-19pts in AHL overall, including points in back-to-back games 4 times Recorded 3a Jan. 11 vs. Man.
Quote of the Day

It is really special. I had a lot of friends and family here tonight, and for my first [NHL] game in here it was great. I played here as an elementary-school player in the city championships and this was my first time back. It was a lot of fun..

— Toronto native Brandon Pirri after scoring 2 goals for Panthers in win at Maple Leafs on Thursday