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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

KAPANEN, NYLANDER HEADLINE EUROPEAN RANKINGS (click here)

 Statistics
Season
Team
League
GP
G
A
P
PIM
2011-2012
SODERTALJE JR.
SWEDEN-JR.
8
1
3
4
2
2012-2013
SODERTALJE
SWEDEN-2
8
4
2
6
2
2012-2013
SODERTALJE JR.
SWEDEN-JR.
27
15
28
43
14
2012-2013
SODERTALJE U18
SWEDEN-JR. U18
1
2
1
3
2
2013-2014
MODO
SWEDEN
22
1
6
7
6
2013-2014
MODO JR.
SWEDEN-JR.
3
0
3
3
4
2013-2014
ROGLE
SWEDEN-2
18
4
4
8
10
2013-2014
SODERTALJE
SWEDEN-2
17
11
8
19
6
2013-2014
SWE (2014 IIHF U18 World Championship)
ITLTOUR
7
6
10
16
0
2013-2014
SWE U18 (Ivan Hlinka Memorial 2013)
ITLTOUR
4
4
2
6
4




SCHEDULE

HOME
AWAY
PROMOTIONAL

STANDINGS

WESTERN CONFERENCE
  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 z - ANA 82 51 24 7 228 221 109
2 y - STL 82 51 24 7 239 197 109
3 x - NSH 82 47 25 10 226 202 104
4 x - CHI 82 48 28 6 220 186 102
5 x - VAN 82 48 29 5 236 220 101
6 x - MIN 82 46 28 8 227 198 100
7 x - WPG 82 43 26 13 223 204 99
8 x - CGY 82 45 30 7 237 213 97
9 LAK 82 40 27 15 218 197 95
10 DAL 82 41 31 10 257 257 92
11 COL 82 39 31 12 209 223 90
12 SJS 82 40 33 9 224 226 89
13 EDM 82 24 44 14 193 276 62
14 ARI 82 24 50 8 165 267 56

STATS

2014-2015 PLAYOFFS
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
R. Getzlaf 16 2 18 6 20
C. Perry 16 10 8 6 18
J. Silfverberg 16 4 14 6 18
R. Kesler 16 7 6 2 13
P. Maroon 16 7 4 4 11
S. Vatanen 16 3 8 5 11
C. Fowler 16 2 8 5 10
H. Lindholm 16 2 8 2 10
M. Beleskey 16 8 1 -4 9
A. Cogliano 16 3 6 9 9
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
F. Andersen 11 5 3 .913 2.34

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