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Erik Gustafsson

Erik Gustafsson  #52

Chicago Blackhawks  Defenseman
NUMBER: 52 BIRTHDATE: March 14, 1992  (AGE 23)
HEIGHT: 6' 0" BIRTHPLACE: Nynashamn, Sweden
WEIGHT: 176 DRAFTED: EDM / 2012 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 4th   (93rd overall)    Prospect Bio
Blackhawks Career Totals: 5 GP, 0-2-2, +4 2015-16 REGULAR SEASON: Has two assists through five career NHL games ... Tallied an assist in his NHL debut on Oct. 30 at MIN ... Notched one assist and 10 penalty minutes over eight games with Rockford (AHL) in his first professional season in North America. 2014-15 PLAYOFFS: Recorded three points (1g, 2a), including one game-winner, and 31 penalty minutes in 12 postseason contests with Frolunda of the Swedish Hockey League. 2014-15 REGULAR SEASON: Shared fifth among SHL defensemen with 29 points (4g, 25a) in 55 regular-season games with Frolunda. CAREER: Has never appeared in an NHL game ... Totaled 56 points (9g, 47a) in 146 career SHL games across three seasons with Frolunda (2013-15) and Djugardens (2011-12).
Signed as a free agent by Chicago, April 30, 2015.
Quote of the Day

It seems like I'm kind of making it a little difficult on myself here the last two games.

— Chicago Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane after tying the record for longest point streak by an American-born player with an assist on Duncan Keith's goal with 26.6 seconds left against the Anaheim Ducks Friday
World Cup of Hockey 2016