Knut Henrik Spets
Born 7 November 1982 (1982-11-07) (age 27),

Trondheim, Norway



6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)

200 lb (91 kg; 14 st 4 lb)

Position Forward
Shoots Right
GET team Vålerenga
Ntl. team Norway
Playing career 2000–present

Knut Henrik Spets (born 7 November 1982 in Trondheim) is a Norwegian professional ice hockey player, who is currently playing for Vålerenga in GET-ligaen. He is the older brother of fellow Norwegian international Lars Erik Spets

Club career[edit | edit source]

Early career[edit | edit source]

He started his career with Lillehammer in the 2000–01 GET-ligaen season, and Trondheim Black Panthers in the 2001–02 season, before moving to Storhamar Dragons before the 2002–03 season.

Moving abroad[edit | edit source]

In 2006, he signed with the Swedish team Arboga in HockeyAllsvenskan, where he played 40 matches before moving to Nyköping.

Back home[edit | edit source]

23 May 2008, Spets decided to move back to Norway and play for Vålerenga Ishockey.[1] Four months later he got united with his younger brother, Lars Erik Spets, when he signed for the same club. In the 2009–10 GET-ligaen season, he finished fourth in the point statistics.

International career[edit | edit source]

Spets played for the Norwegian national team during the 2007 IIHF World Championship. He has also played in national youth teams from the age of 17.

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