Carl Gunnarsson
Born November 9 1986 (1986-11-09) (age 33),
Örebro, Sweden
Height
Weight
6 ft 2 in (0 m)
189 lb (86 kg; 13)
Position Defence
Shoots Left
NHL team
F. teams
Toronto Maple Leafs
SEL
Linköpings HC
AHL
Toronto Marlies
Ntl. team Flag of Sweden.png Sweden
NHL Draft 194th overall, 2007
Toronto Maple Leafs
Playing career 2005–present


Carl Gunnarsson (born November 9, 1986) is a Swedish professional ice hockey defenceman. He is currently playing for the Toronto Maple Leafs in the National Hockey League. Gunnarsson was selected in the seventh round of the 2007 NHL Entry Draft by the Toronto Maple Leafs.[1] He was signed by the Maple Leafs to an entry level contract on June 3, 2009. He was resigned by the Maple Leafs on a 2 year deal on June 14, 2011, at $1.3 million per season.

Gunnarsson scored his first NHL goal on January 29, 2010, against Martin Brodeur of the New Jersey Devils.

International career[edit | edit source]

Medal record
Competitor for Flag of Sweden.png Sweden
Ice hockey
World Championships
Silver 2011 Slovakia
Bronze 2010 Germany

Gunnarsson suited up for his native Sweden in both the 2010 and 2011 World Championships.

Career statistics[edit | edit source]

Regular season and playoffs[edit | edit source]

    Regular season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2005–06 Arboga IFK Swe-1 12 1 5 6 8
2005–06 Linköpings HC SEL 14 0 0 0 0
2006–07 VIK Västerås HK Swe-1 15 2 3 5 14
2006–07 Linköpings HC SEL 30 2 2 4 8
2007–08 Linköpings HC SEL 53 2 7 9 26 16 0 4 4 10
2008–09 Linköpings HC SEL 53 6 10 16 26 7 0 1 1 2
2009–10 Toronto Marlies AHL 12 0 2 2 2
2009–10 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 43 3 12 15 10
2010–11 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 68 4 16 20 14
SEL totals 150 10 19 29 60 23 0 5 5 12
NHL totals 111 7 28 35 24

International[edit | edit source]

Year Team Event GP G A Pts PIM
2004 Sweden Jr. WJC U18 6 0 0 0 24
2009 Sweden WC 6 2 0 2 4
2010 Sweden WC 9 1 1 2 2
2011 Sweden WC 9 0 2 2 2
Senior int' totals 24 3 3 6 8

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Toronto Maple Leafs Draft History. hockeydb.com. Retrieved on April 3, 2009.

External links[edit | edit source]


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