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Dallas Stars Prospects: John Nyberg

John Nyberg
Position: Defenseman
Height/Weight: 6-3/203 pounds
Shoots: Left
Born: July 14, 1996
Birthplace: Göteborg, Sweden
Acquired: Drafted in the 6th round (165th overall) of the 2014 NHL Draft

2017-18

Playing for Frolunda in the Swedish Hockey League.

Background

In his first full season in the Swedish Hockey League, tallied 15 points (seven goals, eight assists) in 49 games with Frolunda in 2016-17. Had one assist in 14 playoff games. Picked up three points (one goal, two assists) in 13 games as Frolunda won the Champions Hockey League title. Played for Oskarshamn in Sweden’s second-highest league in 2015-16, recording nine points (one goal, eight assists) in 46 games. Also played six games for Frolunda in the SHL in 15-16, recording no points. In 2014-15, played in juniors, Sweden’s second league, and the SHL.

Scouting Report

A two-way defenseman with good size. Good skater with strong puck skills. Has some good offensive skills including a hard shot. Strong in his own end.

Quotable

“He has two-way attributes. He skates well, and he can really shoot that puck. He makes a first good pass, and he also defends well. He’s a big body.” – Rickard Oquist, Stars scout

Stats

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 Season Team League GP G A TP PIM      Playoffs GP G A TP PIM 
 2011-2012 GöteborgTV-Pucken8 0 22 0|        
  Frölunda HC U16U16 SM8 1 45 6|        
  Frölunda HC J18J18 Elit2 0 00 0|        
  Frölunda HC J18J18 Allsvenskan10 0 00 0|        
 2012-2013 Frölunda HC J18J18 Elit22 2 46 22|        
  Frölunda HC J18J18 Allsvenskan18 2 68 14|Playoffs3 0 00
 2013-2014 Frölunda HC J20JCWC4 0 00 4|        
  Frölunda HC J18J18 Elit16 5 2025 8|        
  Frölunda HC J18J18 Allsvenskan17 6 713 14|Playoffs5 2 02 12 
  Frölunda HC J20SuperElit19 1 34 0|        
 2014-2015 Frölunda HC J20SuperElit25 7 1017 26|Playoffs8 1 12 16 
  Frölunda HCSHL17 0 11 2|        
  Frölunda HCChampions HL7 0 11 0|        
  IK OskarshamnAllsvenskan9 0 11 2|        
  Mora IKAllsvenskan4 0 00 0|        
  Sweden U19 (all)International-Jr4 0 00 0|        
 2015-2016 Frölunda HC J20SuperElit3 1 23 0|Playoffs3 0 33
  Frölunda HCSHL6 0 00 2|        
  IK OskarshamnAllsvenskan46 1 89 36|Qualification5 0 00
  Sweden U20 (all)International-Jr3 0 11 0|        
 2016-2017 Frölunda HCSHL49 7 815 32|Playoffs14 1 01 10 
  Frölunda HCChampions HL13 1 23 4|        
 2017-2018 Frölunda HCSHL26 2 810 32|        
  Frölunda HCChampions HL6 0 11 10|        

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