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
Recorded career-high third goal/19th point of season Mar. 3 vs. Nsh...Tied career-high with 16th assist Feb. 27 vs. Bos...Totaled points in season-high three straight games Feb. 20-23 (5a); notched career-high 3a/pts Feb. 20 vs. Van...Recorded points in back-to-back games three times, most recently Jan. 19-28 (1g-1a-2pts)...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

I loved being in the jerseys again and they worked some magic for us. It was weird in warm-ups, seeing No. 22 in that jersey and thinking he’s [Mike Gartner], and No. 8 reminds you of Danny Briere … every number had me thinking back to the guys who wore them and smiling.

— Coyotes captain Shane Doan on wearing Kachina-style throwback jerseys in a 3-2 victory against the Canucks on Thursday