Samuel Pahlsson
Samuel Pahlsson
Center
NUMBER: 26
HEIGHT: 6' 0"
WEIGHT: 202
SHOOTS: Left
BIRTHDATE: 12/17/1977
BIRTHPLACE: Ange, SWE
DRAFTED: COL: 1996-176 overall

2008-09: Combined to record 7-11-18 and 34 penalty minutes in 65 games with Anaheim and Chicago… Tallied 5-10-15 and 32 penalty minutes in 52 games with the Ducks… Played the 500th game of his career Oct. 24 at Ottawa… Had assists in back-to-back games Dec. 7-10… Had a season high 0-2-2 Jan. 27 at Phoenix… Collected 2-1-3 and two penalty minutes in 13 games with the Blackhawks… Chicago went 8-2-3 when he was in the lineup… Missed 18 games Feb. 2-Mar. 17 due to injury… Added 2-3-5 and four penalty minutes in 17 playoff games, helping the Blackhawks reach the Western Conference Final… Notched 1-1-2 in Game 4 of the Western Conference Quarterfinals at Calgary on Apr. 22… Collected 1-1-2 in Game 3 of the Western Conference Final vs. Detroit on May 22…

2007-08: Tallied 6-9-15 and 34 penalty minutes in 56 games with Anaheim… Missed the first five games of the season recovering from offseason sports hernia surgery, snapping a streak of 275-consecutive games, which is an Anaheim franchise record… Fired a career high eight shots on goal Oct. 28 vs. Edmonton… Missed 21 games Dec. 27-Feb. 8 with an abdominal injury… Recorded 1-4-5 during a career high (tied) four-game point streak Mar. 9-15… Was scoreless in six playoff games…

2006-07: Collected 8-18-26 and 42 penalty minutes in 82 games with Anaheim… Was a finalist for the Frank J. Selke Trophy, awarded annually to the forward who demonstrates the most skill in the defensive component of the game… Ranked eighth in the NHL in face-offs won (802) and was ninth in face-offs taken (1,523)… Led the club in hits (181)… Set career highs in assists, points and games played (tied)… Tied a single-game career high with 2-0-2 Oct. 11 vs. NY Islanders… Played the 400th game of his NHL career Jan. 11 at Dallas… Added 3-9-12 and 20 penalty minutes in 21 playoff games, helping the Ducks win the Stanley Cup… Led the NHL in playoff hits (79), plus/minus rating (+10) and face-off wins (246)…

2005-06: Registered 11-10-21 and 34 penalty minutes in 82 games with Anaheim… Set career highs in goals and games played (tied)… Collected the 100th point of his NHL career Dec. 2 at Los Angeles… Had five goals during a three-game goal streak Mar. 31-Apr. 4… Added 2-3-5 and 18 penalty minutes in 16 playoff games… Had 2-2-4 in eight games for Sweden at the Winter Olympic Games… Helped Sweden win the gold medal…

2004-05: Notched 6-18-24, 56 penalty minutes and was +13 in 48 games with Frolunda (Sweden)…

2003-04: Tallied 8-14-22 and 52 penalty minutes in 82 games with Anaheim… Set career highs in games played (tied) and penalty minutes… Notched the first two-goal game of his career Mar. 3 vs. Minnesota… Skated for Team Sweden in the World Cup of Hockey…

2002-03: Notched 4-11-15, 18 penalty minutes and was +10 in 34 games with Anaheim… Added 2-4-6 and 12 penalty minutes in 21 playoff games, helping the Ducks reach the Stanley Cup Final… Had 1-7-8, 24 penalty minutes and was +7 in 13 games with Cincinnati (AHL)…

2001-02: Recorded 6-14-20 and 26 penalty minutes in 80 games with Anaheim… Collected his first multi-point game of his NHL career with 0-2-2 Oct. 21 vs. Vancouver…

2000-01: Combined to score 4-5-9 and 20 penalty minutes in 76 games with Boston and Anaheim… Had 1-1-2 and six penalty minutes in 17 games with the Bruins… Tallied 3-4-7 and 14 penalty minutes in 59 games with the Ducks… Registered the first point of his NHL career with an assist (Mikko Eloranta goal) Oct. 9 vs. Florida… Scored the first goal of his NHL career Oct. 20 at Calgary (Fred Brathwaite)…

1999-00: Notched 16-11-27, 87 penalty minutes and was +5 in 47 games with MoDo (Sweden)… Added 3-3-6 and eight penalty minutes in 13 playoff games… Had 1-0-1 and was +1 in four games with MoDo (EuroHL)… Added 1-1-2 and two penalty minutes in two playoff games…

1998-99: Recorded 17-17-34, 44 penalty minutes and was +19 in 50 games with MoDo (Sweden)… Set career highs in games played, goals, assists, points and plus/minus rating… Added 3-3-6 and 10 penalty minutes in 13 playoff games…

1997-98: Collected 6-11-17 and 24 penalty minutes in 23 games with MoDo… Added 3-0-3 and six penalty minutes in nine playoff games…

1996-97: Had 8-9-17 and 83 penalty minutes in 49 games with MoDo… Notched 2-6-8 and two penalty minutes in five games with MoDo Jr. (Sweden Jr.)…

1995-96: Tallied 1-3-4 and eight penalty minutes in 36 games with MoDo… Was scoreless in four playoff games… Recorded 10-11-21 and 26 penalty minutes in 30 games with MoDo Jr. …

1994-95: Was scoreless in one game with MoDo.

2009-10: Collected 3-13-16, 32 penalty minutes and was -9 in 79 games with Columbus… Led the club in hits (151)… Ranked second on the club and 21st (tied) in the NHL in face-off win percentage (52.9)… Made his Blue Jackets debut Oct. 3 vs. Minnesota… Registered his first point as a Blue Jacket with an assist (Rick Nash shorthanded goal) and was +2 Oct. 17 vs. Los Angeles… Tallied assists in three-straight games (0-3-3) Oct. 17-22… Had assists in back-to-back games (0-2-2) Oct. 30-Nov.1… Missed three games Nov. 13-19 due to injury… Scored his first goal as a Blue Jacket Dec. 1 at Chicago (Cristobal Huet)… Registered the 100th assist of his NHL career Jan. 7 at Edmonton… Played the 600th game of his NHL career Jan. 8 at Calgary… Played in a season-high 22:45 Mar. 9 vs. Anaheim… Picked up a pair of assists to match a career high Mar. 25 vs. Chicago… Had assists in back-to-back games (0-3-3) Mar. 25-27… Tallied 1-1-2 and was +2 Apr. 7 at Detroit… OTHER: Was selected to play for Team Sweden at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, British Columbia… Collected 0-1-1 and two penalty minutes in three games… Games lost to injury: 3… Multi-point (goal) games: 2 (0)… Most Points: 2 (2x) – Mar. 25 vs. Chicago, most recent… Most Goals: 1 (3x) – Apr. 7 at Detroit, most recent… Most Assists: 2 – Mar. 25 vs. Chicago… Most PIM: 2 (16x) – Apr. 3 vs. Washington, most recent… Most Shots: 4 (3x) – Mar. 2 vs. Vancouver, most recent.