CBJ Prospect Profiles: Summer 2010
Anton Blomqvist and Sean Collins
Friday, 08.27.2010 / 11:41 AM ET / Features
By Blue Jackets Staff - Writer
Anton Blomqvist was selected by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 6th round (167th overall) in 2009.
In 2009-10, Blomqvist played in 49 games for the Malmo Redhawks of the Swe2. He scored 3-2-5 with 55 penalty minutes. In 5 playoff games, he recorded 10 penalty minutes.
In 2008-09, Blomqvist played in 44 games for the Malmo Redhawks of the Swe2. He scored 2-17-19 with 81 penalty minutes.
In 2007-08, Blomqvist played in 18 games for the Malmo Redhawks of the Swe2 Jr. He scored 0-1-1 and 20 penalty minutes.
Dream date… Princess of Sweden
Favorite saying… “Never give up”
One of his goals… travel the world
Favorite NHL city… New York City
Favorite movie… Miracle
Hockey idol… Scott Stevens
Sean Collins was selected by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 7th round (187th overall) in 2008.
In 2009-10, Collins played in 34 games for the Cornell Big Red of the ECAC. He scored 7-3-10 along with a +3 and 12 penalty minutes.
In 2008-09, Collins played in 33 games for the Cornell Big Red of the ECAC. He scored 3-3-6 with 16 penalty minutes.
In 2007-08, Collins played in 60 games for the Waywayseecappo Wolverines of the MJHL. He scored 51-64-115 with 34 penalty minutes. Collins won the MJHL award for Sportsmanship and Hockey Ability, after a season in which he finished second in the league in scoring. He was a second team MJHL All-Star, and won the MVP of the league’s All-Star game.
Hockey idol… Wayne Gretzky.
Most desired talent… to read people’s minds
Best hockey memory…getting drafted by the Blue Jackets
One of his goals is… win a Stanley Cup
Favorite movie… Hardball
Dream date… Megan Fox