Hampus Lindholm
Born January 20, 1994 (1994-01-20) (age 25)
Helsingborg, Sweden
Height 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Weight 194 lb (88 kg; 13 st 12 lb)
Position Defence
Shoots Left
NHL team Anaheim Ducks
NHL Draft 6th overall, 2012
Anaheim Ducks
Playing career 2012–present

Hampus Lindholm (born on January 20, 1994) is a Swedish professional ice hockey defenceman currently playing for the Anaheim Ducks of the National Hockey League (NHL).

He is of no relation to Carolina Hurricanes forward Elias Lindholm.

Playing CareerEdit

Hampus began his ice hockey career with Jonstorps IF and has previously played with Rögle BK.

He is a top prospect who was ranked fourth among European skaters by the NHL Central Scouting Bureau.

Hampus was selected 6th overall in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft by the Anaheim Ducks.

On November 6, 2013, he scored his first NHL goal against the Phoenix Coyotes' Mike Smith. Hampus' father Jonas was in attendance for the game.

Career StatisticsEdit

    Regular season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2010–11 Rögle BK J20 3904434 30000
2011–12 Rögle BK Swe-2 2013412
2011–12 Rögle BK J20 285121716
2012–13 Norfolk Admirals AHL 441101116

International StatisticsEdit

Year Team Event GP G A Pts PIM
2012 Sweden Jr. WJC U18 60444

International PlayEdit

Medal record
World U18 Championships
Silver 2012 Czech Republic Sweden

In the 2012 J18 World Championships, Hampus was voted one of the Swedish team's three most valuable players of the tournament.

He also won the most valuable player award in the games against Finland and Switzerland.