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Erik Gustafsson

Born:March 14, 1992Draft:2012 Oilers #93 Overall
Hometown:Nynäshamn, SwedenPosition:Defence
Known For:Shoots:Left
National Team:SwedenCurrent Team:Washington Capitals

Erik Gustafsson (born 14 March 1992) is a Swedish professional ice hockey defenceman who is currently playing for the Washington Capitals in the National Hockey League (NHL). He previously played for the Chicago Blackhawks, Calgary Flames, and Montreal Canadiens. Gustafsson was selected by the Edmonton Oilers in the fourth round, 93rd overall, of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft.

Erik Gustafsson Montreal Canadiens
Erik Gustafsson, Montreal Canadiens (Photo by Brett Holmes/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)

Erik Gustafsson Statistics

Trade Tracker

DateTraded FromTraded ToTraded For
Feb. 24, 2020Chicago Blackhawks Logo3rd-Round Pick in 2020
(Wyatt Kaiser)
April 12, 20217th-Round Pick in 2022
(Miguel Tourigny)

Deeper Dive


  • AHL All-Star Game (2018)
  • World Championship Gold Medal (2018)
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