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Erik Karlsson
Erik Karlsson
Left Wing  - CAR
Number: 43
Height: 6' 0"
Weight: 170
Shoots: Left
Born: Jul 28, 1994  (Age 20)
Birthplace: Lerum, Sweden
Drafted: CAR / 2012 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 4th (99th overall) PROSPECT BIO
2012-13 SEASON
Scored 10 goals and added 25 assists (35 points) in 40 games with Frolunda Jr… Also made his Swedish Elite League debut, appearing in five games for Frolunda, and skated in two games, earning one assist, with Karlskrona of the Swedish second division.

Selected by the Hurricanes in the fourth round (99th overall) of the 2012 NHL Draft… Had played five career games with Frolunda in the Swedish Elite League entering 2013-14… Had 81 points (28g, 53a) in 116 career games with Frolunda Jr. of Sweden’s junior league… Also skated in 43 games with Frolunda’s under-18 team between 2009-2012, earning 57 points (25g, 32a)… Earned five points (2g, 3a) in six games as Sweden captured the silver medal at the 2012 U18 World Junior Championship in the Czech Republic… Also won silver with Sweden at the 2011 Ivan Hlinka Tournament and played in the 2011 World Junior A Challenge, the 2012 U-18 5 Nations Cup and the 2013 4 Nations Cup… Spent most of the 2011-12 with Frolunda Jr. of Sweden’s junior league, notching 14 goals and 19 assists (33 points) in 47 games.