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Flames sign Anders Eriksson to two-year contract

by Staff Writer / Calgary Flames

Calgary, AB - Calgary Flames General Manager Darryl Sutter announced today the signing of defenseman Anders Eriksson to a two year contract.

As per club policy, financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Eriksson, a 6’2”, 220 lbs defenseman has played 491 NHL games with Detroit, Chicago, Florida, Toronto, and Columbus.

Over his ten year NHL career, Eriksson has registered 21 goals, 132 assists for 153 points and 204 penalty minutes.

A native of Bollnas, Sweden, Ericksson was originally drafted by the Detroit Red Wings in the 1st round (22nd overall) in the 1993 NHL Entry Draft and was part of the Detroit team that won the 1998 Stanley Cup.

ANDERS ERICKSSON – DEFENSE
BORN: Bollnas, SWE (January 9, 1975)
HEIGHT: 6’2” WEIGHT: 220 lbs.
SHOOTS: Left
HOW ACQUIRED: Signed as a free agent on July 5, 2007

Season

Club

Lea.

GP

G

A

PTS

PIM

GP

G

A

PTS

PIM

1992-93

MoDo Jr.

SWE-Jr

10

5

3

8

14

-

-

-

-

-

 

MoDo

Sweden

20

0

2

2

2

1

0

0

0

0

1993-94

MoDo Jr.

SWE-Jr

3

1

2

3

34

-

-

-

-

-

 

MoDo

Sweden

38

2

8

10

42

11

0

0

0

8

1994-95

MoDo

Sweden

39

3

6

9

54

-

-

-

-

-

1995-96

Detroit

NHL

1

0

0

0

2

3

0

0

0

0

 

Adirondack

AHL

75

6

36

42

64

3

0

0

0

0

1996-97

Detroit

NHL

23

0

6

6

10

-

-

-

-

-

 

Adirondack

AHL

44

3

25

28

36

4

0

1

1

4

1997-98

Detroit

NHL

66

7

14

21

32

18

0

5

5

16

1998-99

Detroit

NHL

61

2

10

12

34

-

-

-

-

-

 

Chicago

NHL

11

0

8

8

0

-

-

-

-

-

1999-00

Chicago

NHL

73

3

25

28

20

-

-

-

-

-

2000-01

Chicago

NHL

13

2

3

5

2

-

-

-

-

-

 

Florida

NHL

60

0

21

21

28

-

-

-

-

-

2001-02

Toronto

NHL

34

0

2

2

12

10

0

0

0

0

 

St.John’s

AHL

25

4

6

10

14

11

0

5

5

6

2002-03

Toronto

NHL

4

0

0

0

0

-

-

-

-

-

 

St.John’s

AHL

72

5

34

39

133

-

-

-

-

-

2003-04

Columbus

NHL

66

7

20

27

18

-

-

-

-

-

 

Syracuse

AHL

9

1

3

4

12

-

-

-

-

-

2004-05

HV 71 Jonkoping

Sweden

32

1

9

10

54

-

-

-

-

-

2005-06

Magnitogorsk

Russia

17

2

7

9

10

11

3

2

5

16

 

Springfield

AHL

12

1

8

9

10

-

-

-

-

-

2006-07

Columbus

NHL

79

0

23

23

46

-

-

-

-

-

 

TOTALS

NHL

491

21

132

153

204

31

0

5

5

16

 

 

AHL

237

20

112

132

269

18

0

6

6

10

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