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Cristopher Nilstorp

Cristopher Nilstorp  #41

NUMBER: 41 BIRTHDATE: February 16, 1984
HEIGHT: 6' 3" BIRTHPLACE: Malmö, Sweden
Catches: Right

Birthplace: Malmo Sweden



* Was recalled on March 9
* Posted a 21-12-4 record for Texas (AHL) this with a 2.58 GAA and a .915 SV%
* His 21 wins are currently tied for third-most in the AHL
NHL Career:
* Holds a career NHL record of 1-3-1 with a .897 SV% and a 3.09 GAA in five appearances for Dallas
* Won his first NHL game on Feb. 23, 2013 vs. San Jose, stopping 31-of-32 shots
* Recorded his first-career NHL start on Jan. 20, 2013 at Minnesota, stopping 31 of the 32 shots he faced
Prior to North American Career
* Played last four seasons with Farjestads BK in the Swedish Elite League
* Posted a 2.04 GAA and a .923 SV% in 45 appearances
* Helped backstop Farjestad to the 2011 LeMat Trophy, given annually to the champion of the SEL
* Posted a 1.60 GAA and a .944 SV% in 2012 Playoffs with Farjestads
Quote of the Day

There was a lot of talk off the ice. From a player's standpoint, that's not the talk in the room. GMs make decisions, coaches make decisions, but as a team you have to come together and be ready to go, and we are.

— San Jose Sharks forward Tommy Wingels on his team's approach entering training camp