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Flames sign Henrik Karlsson

by Staff Writer / Calgary Flames
Calgary Flames General Manager Darryl Sutter announced Tuesday the signing of goaltender Henrik Karlsson to a one-year contract.


Karlsson, a native of Sweden, has spent the last six seasons playing in the Swedish Elite League, the past two seasons with Sodertajlje and Farjestad respectively.

The 26-year old was originally signed as a free agent by the San Jose Sharks on September 28, 2009.


HENRIK KARLSSON - GOALTENDER

BORN:            Sweden                                   DATE:       November 27, 1983

HEIGHT:         6’5”                                          WEIGHT:  205 lbs.

HOW ACQUIRED: Trade with San Jose on June 24, 2010 in exchange for Calgary’s 6th round selection (163rd overall) in the 2010 NHL Entry Draft.

Regular Season Statistics

Season

Team

Lge

GP

Min

GA

SO

GAA

Pct

07-08

Malmo

SweAl

3

180

8

0

2.67

.913

07-08

Hammarby

SweAl

29

1692

109

1

3.87

.902

08-09

Sodertalje

SweE

7

410

17

0

2.49

.929

08-09

Malmo

SweAl

32

1888

77

4

2.45

.921

09-10

Farjestad

SweE

34

1934

79

3

2.45

.914

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