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New York Islanders - Blue & White - John Persson

by Staff Writer / New York Islanders
Position: Left Wing

Height: 6’2
Weight: 199
Shoots: Left
Born: May 18, 1992 in Mora, SWE

TRANSACTIONS: Selected by the Islanders in the fifth round (125th overall) of the 2011 National Hockey League Entry Draft.

LAST SEASON: Led the Red Deer Rebels with 33 goals and ranked fourth on the team with 61 points during his second season in the Western Hockey League…Added five points (2g/3a) in nine playoff games…Had 15 multi-point games, including six three-point efforts…Recorded a hat trick on Jan. 23 vs. Kootenay.

CAREER: 2009-10: Scored 11 points (7g/4a) in 62 games with Red Deer during his rookie WHL campaign.

Statistics Regular Season Playoffs
SEASON CLUB LEA GP G A PTS PIM GP G A PTS PIM
2009-10 Red Deer WHL 62 7 4 11 12 - - - - -
2010-11 Red Deer WHL 68 33 28 61 34 - - - - -
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