Mikael Samuelsson

RW
  • Height: 6'2
  • Weight: 218 lbs.
  • Shoots: R
  • Experience: 13 years
  • Birthdate: Dec 23, 1976
  • Birthplace: Mariefred, SWE
  • Drafted: Drafted by San Jose in 1998 (5/145).
Scouting Report
Assets:
Had a good shot, size and two-way ability. Played a solid game in all three zones. Understood the positioning aspects of the game of hockey. Could play the point on power plays.
Flaws:
Was always a bit fragile for the NHL game. Didn't always use his size to gain an advantage over his opponents. Could have played with a bit more grit and enthusiasm. Lacked playmaking ability.
Career Potential:
Solid, yet fragile scoring winger.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NHL Stanley Cup 2007-08 (Detroit)
Olympic Olympic Gold Medal 2006 (Sweden)