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Esa Lindell

Born:May 23, 1994Draft:2012 Stars #74 Overall
Hometown:Helsinki, FinlandPosition:Defense
Known For:Shoots/Catches:Left
National Team:FinlandCurrent Team:Dallas Stars

Esa Lindell (born 23 May 1994) is a Finnish professional ice hockey defenceman and alternate captain for the Dallas Stars of the National Hockey League (NHL). He was selected by the Stars in the third round, 74th overall, of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft.

Esa Lindell Dallas Stars
Esa Lindell, Dallas Stars (Jess Starr/The Hockey Writers)

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  • AHL All-Star Game (2016)
  • World Championship Silver Medal (2016)
  • SM-liiga All-Star Team (2015)
  • SM-liiga Best Defenseman (Pekka Rautakallio Award) (2015)
  • SM-liiga Most Goals by Defenseman (Juha Rantasila Trophy) (14) (2015)
  • World Championship Top 3 Player on Team Finland (2015)
  • U20 WJC Gold Medal (2014)
  • U20 SM-liiga Best Player (Teemu Selänne Award) (2012)
  • U20 SM-liiga First All-Star Team (2012)
  • U20 SM-liiga Silver Medal (2012)
  • EYOF Silver Medal (2011)
  • 2x U16 SM-sarja Champion (2009, 2010)