Skip to main content
The Official Site of the San Jose Sharks
Player Headshot

Melker Karlsson | #68

C | 6' 0" | 180 lb | Age: 27 | San Jose Sharks
San Jose Sharks
2016-2017 Playoffs
GP G A P +/-
6 1 0 1 0
Career Playoffs
GP G A P +/-
30 6 3 9 3
2016-2017 Regular Season
GP G A P +/-
67 11 11 22 7
Career
GP G A P +/-
185 34 31 65 9
  • Melker Karlsson
  • Born: July 18, 1990
  • Birthplace: Lycksele, SWE
  • Shoots: Right
  • View Player Bio +
Watch Melker Karlsson Highlights
Season GP G A P +/- PIM PPG PPP SHG SHP GWG OTG S S%
2016-2017 Playoffs 6 1 0 1 0 6 0 0 0 0 1 1 7 14.3
Career Playoffs 30 6 3 9 3 16 0 0 0 0 2 1 32 18.8
2016-2017 67 11 11 22 7 22 0 0 2 2 1 0 73 15.1
NHL Career 185 34 31 65 9 58 1 1 2 2 4 1 269 12.6
Season GP G A P +/- PIM PPG PPP SHG SHP GWG OTG S S%
2016-2017 Playoffs 6 1 0 1 0 6 0 0 0 0 1 1 7 14.3
Career Playoffs 30 6 3 9 3 16 0 0 0 0 2 1 32 18.8
2016-2017 67 11 11 22 7 22 0 0 2 2 1 0 73 15.1
NHL Career 185 34 31 65 9 58 1 1 2 2 4 1 269 12.6

News

Melker Karlsson News

Bio

Melker Karlsson Bio

They call Karlsson "The Melkman" because he delivers game after game, but every team passed on him in the NHL Draft.

A solid two-way forward who is a tenacious, pesky checker with puck skills, Karlsson came to the attention of the San Jose Sharks after he was a key contributor for Skelleftea AIK when it won back-to-back Swedish Elite League titles in 2012-13 and 2013-14.

View More