Viktor Svedberg
Born May 24, 1991 (1991-05-24) (age 28)
Gothenburg, Sweden
Height 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m)
Weight 234 lb (106 kg; 16 st 10 lb)
Position Defence
Shoots Left
NHL team (P)
Cur. team
Former teams
Chicago Blackhawks
Rockford IceHogs (AHL)
Rögle BK
Frölunda HC
NHL Draft Undrafted
Playing career 2009–present

Viktor Svedberg (born on May 24, 1991) is a Swedish professional ice hockey defenceman currently playing with the Rockford IceHogs of the American Hockey League (AHL).

Playing CareerEdit

Viktor played with Frölunda HC of the Elitserien from 2010-11 to 2012–13, scoring his first Elitserien goal, a game-winning goal on September 15th at the Fjällräven Center against Modo Hockey's Mikael Tellqvist.

On October 19, 2013 (after playing four AHL games with the Rockford IceHogs), Viktor was signed by the Chicago Blackhawks of the National Hockey League to a two-year entry level contract.

On August 5, 2015, the Blackhawks agreed to terms with Viktor on a one-year deal. On October 9, 2015, he made his NHL debut in a game against the New York Islanders.

On October 15, 2015, he scored his first NHL goal against Braden Holtby in a game against the Washington Capitals.

On March 14, 2016, the Blackhawks signed Viktor to a two-year contract extension to remain with the organization.

Career StatisticsEdit

    Regular season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2007-08 Rögle BK J18 27371028
2008-09 Rögle BK J18 1114524
2008–09 Rögle BK J20 385111679
2009–10 Frölunda HC J20 404101485
2010–11 Frölunda HC J20 415172273 701110
2010–11 Frölunda HC SEL 90000
2011–12 Frölunda HC J20 61234
2011–12 Frölunda HC SEL 5532520 60000
2012–13 Frölunda HC J20 10002
2012–13 Frölunda HC SEL 5102224 60004
2013–14 Rockford IceHogs AHL 3527926
2014–15 Rockford IceHogs AHL 493111441 80448
2015–16 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 272244 30006
2015–16 Rockford IceHogs AHL 401141539
SHL totals 11534744 120004
NHL totals 272244 30006
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