The end of the 2019-20 Ducks season was made official when the NHL announced its Return to Play Plan on May 26. Anaheim concluded the season with a 29-33-9 record and 67 points, having played 71 games until the regular season was paused March 12 and eventually deemed completed May 26 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Over this offseason we're featuring a different Ducks player in numerical order in our annual player review series highlighting key stats and moments from the past season. You can find published pieces and a full schedule on this landing page.
To sum up Hampus Lindholm's play on the ice this past season, one could look no further than the [slighty edited] lyric 'So steady as [he] goes' by the band The Raconteurs. It's applicable to each of his seven seasons with the Ducks, really, with every passing year providing valuable experience to a defenseman who is still just 26 years of age. And while Lindholm might not have torched the scoresheet this season, the Helsingborg, Sweden native was once again a factor in every game situation.