Detroit Red Wings

 
Gustav Nyquist
current status: Off season
Birth Date:September 1, 1989 (26 years old)
Place of Birth:Halmstad, SWE
Shoots:L
Experience:5 years
Drafted:Drafted by Detroit in 2008 (4/121).
Season Stats
GP G A Pts +/- PIM PPG SHG GWG TOI S PtsPG
YTD 82 17 26 43 -2 34 7 0 3 15:10 161 0.52
Playoffs 5 1 0 1 2 6 0 0 0 16:51 11 0.20
Scouting Report
Assets: Oozes skill and offensive ability. An amazing, elusive and natural skater, he's quite cerebral and a talented playmaker. A natural center, he has converted nicely to the wing.
Flaws: Is extremely undersized for the North American pro game, so he could stand to get stronger (and avoid being labeled too 'soft'). Isn't a great defensive player, either.
Career Potential: Talented, highly-skilled scoring winger.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
AHL First All-Star Team 2012-13
AHL All-Rookie Team 2011-12
HE Scoring Leader 2009-10 (Shared with Bobby Butler)
HE First All-Star Team 2010-11, 2009-10
NCAA East First All-American Team 2009-10
NCAA East Second All-American Team 2010-11
HE All-Rookie Team 2008-09
Olympic Olympic Silver Medal 2014 (Sweden)

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