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William Nylander
European Skater
Modo, SWEDEN
Final Rank:  2 Midterm Rank:  2
Position:  Right Wing Shoots:  Right
Height:  5' 9" Weight:  169
Born:  May 1, 1996 Hometown:  Stockholm, Sweden
Birthplace:  Calgary, AB, CAN
 • Selected as the Best Forward at the 2014 Under-18 World Championship after leading all players in assists (10) and points (16) in seven games. Sweden finished fourth in the tournament.

• Nylander is the son of Michael, who played for seven teams during a 920-game, 15-season NHL career. “He’s very influential, he’s helped me every day. I played with him last season and he helped me a lot both on and off the ice.”

• He had seven points (1-6—7) in 22 games with MODO of the Swedish Hockey League in 2013-14, and played with his father for part of the season when he was loaned to Rogle in Sweden’s second division (4-4—8 in 18 games).

• In 2012-13, Nylander led his junior team with 43 points (15-28—43) in 27 regular-season games before joining his father on the club’s professional team. As a 16-year-old playing with Sodertalje, he posted 6-3—9 in 28 regular-season and playoff games.

• Nylander won gold with Sweden at the 2013 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge, leading the tournament with eight assists and finishing tied for second in scoring with 2-8—10 in six games. He also represented his country at the 2013 Ivan Hlinka Memorial and at the 2013 Under-18 World Championship.

• He played minor hockey with Team Maryland of the American Youth Hockey League before joining the Chicago Mission Under-14 team in 2010-11 where he posted 34-27—61 in 29 games, helping the team to the USA Hockey national championship game.

NEWS

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 Statistics
Season
Team
League
GP
G
A
P
PIM
2015-2016
TORONTO
AHL
37
18
27
45
10
2013-2014
MODO
SWEDEN
22
1
6
7
6
2014-2015
MODO
SWEDEN
21
8
12
20
6
2013-2014
MODO JR.
SWEDEN-JR.
3
0
3
3
4
2013-2014
ROGLE
SWEDEN
18
4
4
8
10
2012-2013
SODERTALJE
SWEDEN-3
8
4
2
6
2
2013-2014
SODERTALJE
SWEDEN-3
17
11
8
19
6
2011-2012
SODERTALJE JR.
SWEDEN-JR.
8
1
3
4
2
2012-2013
SODERTALJE JR.
SWEDEN-JR.
27
15
28
43
14
2011-2012
SODERTALJE U18
SWEDEN-JR. U18
9
7
5
12
2
2012-2013
SODERTALJE U18
SWEDEN-JR. U18
1
2
1
3
2
2013-2014
SWE U18 (Ivan Hlinka Memorial 2013)
ITLTOUR
4
4
2
6
4
2013-2014
SWE (2014 IIHF U18 World Championship)
ITLTOUR
7
6
10
16
0
2014-2015
SWEDEN (2015 WJC Championships)
ITLTOUR
7
3
7
10
0
2014-2015
SWE U20 (4 Nations tournament - Prerov 2014)
ITLTOUR
3
1
3
4
2
2015-2016
SWEDEN (2016 WJC Championships)
ITLTOUR
1
1
0
1
0




SCHEDULE

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STANDINGS

WESTERN CONFERENCE
  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 z - DAL 82 50 23 9 267 230 109
2 x - STL 82 49 24 9 224 201 107
3 x - CHI 82 47 26 9 235 209 103
4 y - ANA 82 46 25 11 218 192 103
5 x - LAK 82 48 28 6 225 195 102
6 x - SJS 82 46 30 6 241 210 98
7 x - NSH 82 41 27 14 228 215 96
8 x - MIN 82 38 33 11 216 206 87
9 COL 82 39 39 4 216 240 82
10 ARI 82 35 39 8 209 245 78
11 WPG 82 35 39 8 215 239 78
12 CGY 82 35 40 7 231 260 77
13 VAN 82 31 38 13 191 243 75
14 EDM 82 31 43 8 203 245 70

STATS

2015-2016 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
R. Getzlaf 77 13 50 14 63
C. Perry 82 34 28 2 62
R. Kesler 79 21 32 5 53
R. Rakell 72 20 23 -1 43
J. Silfverberg 82 20 19 8 39
S. Vatanen 71 9 29 8 38
A. Cogliano 82 9 23 2 32
H. Lindholm 80 10 18 7 28
C. Fowler 69 5 23 -8 28
C. Stewart 56 8 12 2 20
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
J. Gibson 21 13 4 .920 2.07
A. Khudobin 3 3 0 .909 2.70

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