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Frederik Andersen
Frederik Andersen
Number: 40
Height: 6' 3"
Weight: 236
Catches: Left
Born: Oct 2, 1989  (Age 25)
Birthplace: Herning, Denmark
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Acquired: June 26, 2010—Selected by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 2010 NHL Entry Draft. Eighth Hurricanes pick, 187th overall, seventh round.
Drafted: ANA / 2012 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 3rd (87th overall) PROSPECT BIO
2010-11 SEASON
Ranked fourth in the Danish league in goals-against average (2.49) and save percentage (.920), playing in 36 regular-season games for Frederikshavn… Earned shutouts vs. Odense (11/17), Hvidovre (10/14) and SønderjyskE (10/5)… Also played 11 playoff games for the White Hawks, earning a 2.34 goals-against average and .939 save percentage… Ranked second among league netminders in playoff goals-against average and third in playoff save percentage.

Had a 2.37 goals-against average and 10 shutouts in 88 games over three seasons in Denmark’s top league, AL Bank Ligaen… Signed to play for Frolunda in the Swedish Elite League (SEL) in 2011-12… Has represented Denmark in several international competitions, including the 2010 and 2011 IIHF World Championships… Played for the Danes in the 2006 and 2007 U-18 WJC Division I B tournaments, going a perfect 4-0 with a 1.25 goals-against average and .937 save percentage as Denmark won the tournament in 2007… Was named to Denmark’s U-20 national team in 2007 but did not participate in the tournament… Made his debut in the main draw of the World Junior Championship for Denmark in 2008… With Denmark relegated to WJC Division I in 2009, he played all but 56 seconds of the tournament, going 4-1 with a 2.01 goals-against average and .899 save percentage… Was also named to the men’s team for the 2009 IIHF World Championship, but did not see action… Made his debut with the men’s team in the 2010 IIHF World Championship, going 1-1, including a 36-save effort in a 4-1 upset victory against Finland… Was 0-2 with a 3.41 goals-against average and .910 save percentage at the 2011 IIHF World Championship… Led the Danish league in save percentage (.913) in 2010-11… Scored a goal during the 2011 Danish league playoffs, finding the empty net vs. Rodovre… His father, Ernst, is also a former goaltender for Denmark’s national team.