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Peter Popovic
Position defenceman
Shoots Left
6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
231 lb (105 kg)
Teams Montreal Canadiens (19931998)
New York Rangers (1998–1999)
Pittsburgh Penguins (1999–2000)
Boston Bruins (2000–2001)
Nationality Flag of Sweden Swedish
Born (1968-02-10)February 10, 1968,
Koping, Sweden
NHL Draft 93rd overall, 1988
Montreal Canadiens
Pro Career 1993 – 2001

Peter "Poppe" Popovic (born February 10, 1968 in Koping, Sweden) is a retired Swedish ice hockey defenceman. Popovic was drafted by the Montreal Canadiens in the 5th round (93rd overall) of the 1988 NHL Entry Draft.


Popovic began his National Hockey League career with Montreal in 1994, where he played for five seasons. He also played for the New York Rangers, Pittsburgh Penguins, and Boston Bruins. He left the NHL after the 2001 season having played 485 games, then played for five seasons in Södertälje SK.

He scored 10 goals and 63 assists in his NHL career.

Coaching Career

On 23 April 2009 he was named as the new head coach of Södertälje SK.

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