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Alexander Wennberg
Alexander Wennberg
Center  - CBJ
(al-ehx-AN-duhr WEHN-buhrg)
Number: 41
Height: 6' 1"
Weight: 197
Shoots: Left
Born: Sep 22, 1994  (Age 21)
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden
Drafted: CBJ / 2013 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 1st (14th overall) PROSPECT BIO
Last Game: Posted an assist with a shot and was +1 on 16:03 of ice time on 4/8 at BUF. 2015-16: Scored on 1st career PS on 2/16 vs. BOS... Tallied 1-2-3 on 12/17 at ARI... Posted career-high 0-3-3 on 12/10 at WPG. Career: Led CBJ rookies in assists and games played and was 2nd in goals and points with 4-16-20 in 68 games in 2014-15... Scored 1st NHL goal on 12/22/14 vs. NSH (Rinne)... Recorded 1st NHL point (assist) in NHL debut on 10/9/14 at BUF... Completed rookie campaign in the SHL with Frolunda HC, finishing 2nd on club with 16 goals in 2013-14... Was a finalist for the league s Rookie of the Year award... Made jump to Sweden s HockeyAllsvenskan, recording 14-18-21 in 46 games in 2012-13... Won silver medal with Team Sweden at IIHF World Junior Championships, tallying 2-1-3 in 6 games in 2013.

 2014-15 Highlights:
• Led Blue Jackets rookies in assists and games played and ranked second in goals and points
• Collected 2-7-9 over the final 11 games of the season and was +9 in his last 24 games
• Scored his first NHL goal on Dec. 22 vs. Nashville (Pekka Rinne)
• Recorded his first NHL point (assist) in his NHL debut on Oct. 9 at Buffalo
 
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