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Henrik Karlsson

Born:Nov. 27, 1983Draft:Undrafted
Hometown:Stockholm, SwedenPosition:Goalie
Known For:Shoots/Catches:Left
National Team:SwedenCurrent Team:Brödernas Hockey (SHL)

Henrik Bjorn Karlsson (born 27 November 1983) is a Swedish-Kazakhstani professional ice hockey goaltender playing with Brödernas Hockey (Division 3) in the Swedish Elite League (SHL). Originally undrafted, Karlsson played 26 games for the Calgary Flames of the National Hockey League (NHL). Outside of his brief time in North America, which included time with the Abbotsford Heat and Rockford IceHogs of the American Hockey League (AHL), he played the bulk of his professional career in the SHL and Kontinental Hockey League (KHL).

Karlsson played 22 games in the AHL during his career. (Ross Bonander/THW)

Henrik Karlsson Statistics

Trade Tracker

DateTraded FromTraded ToTraded For
June 26, 2010 Sixth-Round Pick 2010
(Konrad Abeltshauser)
Jan. 21, 2013Chicago Blackhawks LogoSeventh-Round Pick 2013
(John Gilmour)

Deeper Dive


  • KHL Nadezhda Cup (2014)
  • World Championship (D1A) Bronze Medal (2018)
  • KHL Goaltender of the Month – December (2019)
  • World Championship (D1A) Gold Medal (2019)
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