National Hockey League

National Hockey League Draft Profile
Hampus Lindholm
TeamAnaheim
Round1
Selection6 (6 overall)
PositionDefensemen
Previous TeamRogle Jr. (Swe-Jr)
DOB1/20/1994
Height6-3
Weight205
Notes: 2012-13: Selected by Anaheim in the 1st round (6th overall) of the NHL Draft...2013-14: Made NHL debut; Named to All-Rookie Team.

Swedish defenseman is the fourth-ranked European skater by NHL Central Scouting and is the top blueliner on that list...Played in 20 games for Rogle BK of the Swedish second division in 2011-12 and posted one goal and three assists...Added five points in 10 games during the promotion round of the Swedish playoffs, helping Rogle regain a spot in the Elitserien for next season...Has excellent size (6-foot-3, 196 pounds) and is a superb skater with a strong offensive skill set...Needs to work on playing a more physical game.

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