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New York Islanders - Blue & White - Anders Nilsson

by Staff Writer / New York Islanders
Position: Goaltender

Height: 6’5
Weight: 220
Catches: Left
Born: March 19, 1990 in Lulea, SWE

TRANSACTIONS: Selected by the Islanders in the third round (62nd overall) of the 2009 National Hockey League Entry Draft. Signed an entry-level contract on May 27, 2011.

LAST SEASON: Established career numbers in goals against average (1.92) and save percentage (.918) in 31 games during his second full season with Lulea HF of the Swedish Elite League…Added a 1.96 GAA and a .931 SV% in 13 playoff games.

CAREER: 2009-10: Posted a 2.65 GAA with a .897 SV% in 27 games as a rookie with Lulea HF.

2008-09: Led the Swedish Junior SuperElite (North) in GAA (2.05) and SV% (.927) in 37 games with Lulea HF Jr.

INTERNATIONAL: 2011: Appeared on Team Sweden’s roster at the World Championships in Slovakia. 2010: Won a bronze medal as a member of Team Sweden at the 2010 World Junior Championships.

Regular Season
SEASON CLUB LEA GP MINS GA GAA SV% W L T/OT SO
2007-08 Lulea Jr. Swe-JR 16 897 - 2.07 - - - - -
2008-09 Lulea Jr. Swe-JR 37 2198 - 2.05 .927 - - - -
2008-09 Lulea SWE 1 28 0 0 1 - - - -
2009-10 Lulea SWE 27 1383 61 2.65 .897 - - - -
2009-10 Lulea Jr. Swe-JR 4 - - 2.95 .899 - - - -
2009-10 Sweden WJC 1 - - 3 .875 - - - -
2010-11 Lulea SWE 31 1876 60 1.92 .918 - - - -
Playoffs
SEASON CLUB LEA GP MINS GA GAA SV% W L T/OT SO
2009-10 Lulea SWE 13 - - 2.05 .927 - - - -
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