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John Klingberg

Born:August 14, 1992Draft:2010 Stars #131 Overall
Hometown:Göteborg, SwedenPosition:D
Known For:World ChampionShoots/Catches:R
National Team:SwedenCurrent Team:Dallas Stars

John Andersson Klingberg (born 14 August 1992) is a Swedish professional ice hockey defenceman and alternate captain for the Dallas Stars of the National Hockey League (NHL). He was drafted 131st overall in the 2010 NHL Entry Draft by the Stars. He is the younger brother of Carl Klingberg.

John Klingberg of the Dallas Stars
John Klingberg of the Dallas Stars (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

John Klingberg Statistics

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Achievements

  • 2x World Championship – Gold Medal (2017, 2018)
  • World Championship – Best Defenseman (2018)
  • NHL All-Star Game (2018)
  • NHL All-Rookie Team (2015)
  • Elitserian Champion (2013)
  • U20 WJC Gold Medal (2012)
  • Elitserian SM Silver Medal (2012)
  • J20 SuperElit Playoffs MVP (2011)
  • J20 SM Gold Medal (2011)
  • Junior European Trophy All-Star Team (2011)
  • Junior European Trophy Champion (2011)
  • J18 SM Bronze Medal (2010)
  • TV-Pucken Bronze Medal (2009)

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