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Elias Lindholm

Elias Lindholm  #16

NUMBER: 16 BIRTHDATE: December 2, 1994  (AGE 20)
HEIGHT: 6' 1" BIRTHPLACE: Boden, Sweden
WEIGHT: 192 DRAFTED: CAR / 2013 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 1st   (5th overall)    Prospect Bio
Last Game: 2014-15 Season: * Established career highs in goals (17) assists (22) and games played (81) * Skated in his 100th NHL/Hurricanes game at STL (1/10) * Was tied for first on the team with four game winning goals * Recorded a career-high five-game point streak from 11/1/14-11/8/14 (5g, 1a), the longest point streak for a Carolina player this season * Became the third Hurricanes player in the last eight seasons to score three game-winning goals in a four game stretch: 11/1-11/7 (Skinner, January 2014; Cole, March 2008) * Scored his first NHL hat trick and added two assists vs. EDM (3/8), his five points were the most by a Carolina player in a game this season * Was a healthy extra for: 1 game * Twitter: @lindholmelias * OFF THE RADAR: Elias' father, Mikael, played for the Los Angeles Kings during the 1989-90 season, and also played professionally in the AHL, IHL and leagues in Sweden and Germany * Career Highs: G: 3 A: 2 P: 5 PIM: 2 * HURRICANES CAREER TOTALS: 139 gp, 26-34-60, 18 pim
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Every D-man who comes from Sweden has watched him play. He was my idol growing up and he's the reason I started to play 'D.'

— Coyotes' Oliver Ekman-Larsson on Hall of Fame defenseman Nicklas Lidstrom
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