Max Friberg
HEIGHT: 5' 11"
BIRTHDATE: 11/20/1992
AGE: 23
DRAFTED: ANA: 2011-143 overall
Traded to Montreal by Anaheim for Dustin Tokarski, January 7, 2016.
Made his NHL debut with Anaheim in 2014-15, appearing in one game on Dec. 28 vs. Vancouver…went scoreless with two hits in 8:47 TOI after being recalled from Norfolk (AHL) earlier in the day…was reassigned to Norfolk on Dec. 31…played the remainder of the season in the AHL, scoring 15-25=40 points with a +2 rating and 46 PIM in 58 games…set a career high in assists and matched his personal best in points…led Norfolk in scoring and assists, co-led in goals and SHG (2), ranked second in shots (189) and tied for third in PPG (4)…took Norfolk’s third penalty shot attempt of 2014-15 on Feb. 14 vs. Syracuse (unsuccessful vs. Kristers Gudlevskis)…earned a career-high three assists (0-3=3) to help the Admirals to a 7-3 win on Apr. 27 @ Binghamton…signed a two-year contract extension with Anaheim through the 2016-17 season, June 25, 2015…appeared in his first full AHL season with Norfolk in 2013-14, collecting 17-23=40 points with 55 PIM in 74 games…ranked tied for second in the AHL and co-led the team in SHG (3)…also ranked second among team leaders in appearances, tied for second in assists, third in scoring and goals, and tied for fourth in PPG (5)…posted a career-high seven-game point streak (6-3=9), Dec. 14-28…earned 3-2=5 points in 10 Calder Cup Playoff games, co-leading the team in playoff goals and ranking tied for second in scoring…in 2012-13, scored 8-8=16 points with 12 PIM in 55 games with Timra (Swedish Hockey League)…reported to Norfolk (AHL) following Timra’s season and scored one goal (1-0=1) in six games with the Admirals…collected his first career AHL point (goal) on Apr. 14 @ Providence…made his North American debut on Apr. 12 @ Worcester…led all players at the 2012 IIHF World Junior Championship in Calgary and Edmonton with nine goals and ranked tied for second in scoring (9-2=11) in six games…was named to the 2012 World Junior All-Star Team after helping lead Sweden to a gold-medal victory…became the first Anaheim draft pick to be named to the tournament All-Star Team since Paul Kariya in 1993…scored a tournament-high four goals (4-0=4) in a 9-4 win over Latvia on Dec. 26, 2011…also appeared in 48 games with Timra in 2011-12, scoring 5-5=10 points with eight PIM…signed a three-year entry-level contract with Anaheim, June 15, 2012…represented Team Sweden at the 2011 IIHF World Junior Championship in Buffalo, NY, scoring 2-0=2 points in six contests.