Dennis Persson
Position Defence
Shoots Left
6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
181 lb (82 kg)
NHL Team (P)
Cur. Team
Buffalo Sabres
Portland Pirates (AHL)
Nationality Flag of Sweden Swedish
Born June 2 1988 (1988-06-02) (age 31),
Nyköping, Sweden
NHL Draft 24th overall, 2006
Buffalo Sabres
Pro Career 2006 – present

Dennis Persson (born June 2, 1988) is a Swedish professional ice hockey defenceman.

Playing careerEdit

Persson was drafted by the Buffalo Sabres in the first round, 24th overall, in the 2006 NHL Entry Draft. The Buffalo Sabres signed Persson to a 3-year entry level contract on June 3, 2008.

On March 25, 2009, Persson was reassigned to the Buffalo Sabres' American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, the Portland Pirates.

Career statisticsEdit

Regular season and playoffsEdit

    Regular season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2005–06 Västerås IK Swe-2 190226
2006–07 Almtuna IS Swe-2 30002
2006–07 Nyköpings Hockey Swe-2 2944838
2006–07 Djurgårdens IF SEL 90002
2007–08 Djurgårdens IF SEL 210116
2007–08 Nyköpings Hockey Swe-2 2113414
2008–09 Timrå IK SEL 4615624
2008–09 Portland Pirates AHL 80226 30000
SEL totals 7616732


Year Team Event GP G A Pts PIM
2006 Sweden Jr. WJC U18 61568

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