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Elias Lindholm

Born:December 2, 1994Draft:2013 Hurricanes #5 Overall
Hometown:Boden, SwedenPosition:C/RW
Known For:Shoots:Right
National Team:SwedenCurrent Team:Vancouver Canucks

Elias Viktor Zebulon Lindholm (born 2 December 1994) is a Swedish professional ice hockey player for the Vancouver Canucks of the National Hockey League (NHL). He was selected by the Carolina Hurricanes in the first round (5th overall) of the 2013 NHL Entry Draft, and spent his first five NHL seasons with them. He is the youngest Swedish-born player to score an NHL goal.

Elias Lindholm Calgary Flames
Elias Lindholm, Calgary Flames (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

Elias Lindholm Statistics

Trade Tracker

DateTraded FromTraded WithTraded ToTraded For
June 23, 2018Carolina HurricanesNoah HanifinCalgary FlamesMicheal Ferland
Adam Fox
Dougie Hamilton
Jan. 31, 2024Calgary FlamesVancouver CanucksAndrei Kuzmenko
Hunter Brzustewicz
Joni Jurmo
2024 1st-Round Pick
2024 4th-Round Pick

Deeper Dive


  • NHL Best Swedish Player (Viking Award) (2019)
  • World Championship Gold Medal (2017)
  • 2x U20 WJC Silver Medal (2013, 2014)
  • Elitserien Rookie of the Year Nominee (1 of 4) (2013)
  • J20 SuperElit (Overall) Most Points by U18 Junior (49) (2012)
  • J20 SuperElit Best Forward (2012)
  • Elitserien Champion (2012)
  • U18 WJC Silver Medal (2012)
  • J18 SM Bronze Medal (2011)
  • J18 SM Gold Medal (2010)