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Draft Prospect - 2013
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Alexander Wennberg
European Skater
Djurgarden, SWEDEN-2
Final Rank:  5 Midterm Rank:  8
Position:  Centre Shoots:  Left
Height:  6' 1" Weight:  174
Born:  22 September 1994    
Birthplace:  Stockholm, SWE
Drafted:  CBJ (1st Round / 14th Overall)
• In 2012-13, Wennberg played in 46 games for Djurgardens in Sweden’s second division and ranked second among junior players in goals (14), assists (18) as well as third in points (32).

• Wennberg is a two-time silver medalist – he competed for Sweden at the 2013 World Junior Championship (2-1--3) and the 2012 Under-18 World Championship (3-6--9). In 2012, he tied for fourth in tournament scoring.

• He patterns his game after Washington’s Nicklas Backstrom, who Wennberg calls “an amazing hockey player with great hands who plays with intelligence.”

FAVORITES

NHL team: New York Rangers
NHL player: Pavel Datsyuk
Video game: NHL
Movie: Miracle
TV show: How I Met Your Mother
Actor: Neil Patrick Harris
Music group: Swedish House Mafia
Website: Facebook
Pump-up-song: “Calling (Lose My Mind)” by Alesso

 Statistics
Season
Team
League
GP
G
A
P
PIM
2010-2011
DJURGARDEN U18
SWEDEN-JR. U18
40
11
23
34
6
2011-2012
DJURGARDEN
SWEDEN-2
1
0
0
0
0
2011-2012
DJURGARDEN JR.
SWEDEN-JR.
42
1
18
19
6
2011-2012
DJURGARDEN U18
SWEDEN-JR. U18
10
4
2
6
4
2012-2013
DJURGARDEN
SWEDEN-2
46
14
18
32
14
2012-2013
DJURGARDEN JR.
SWEDEN-JR.
2
1
1
2
0
2012-2013
SWE (2013 IIHF World Junior Championship)
ITLTOUR
6
2
1
3
0
2013-2014
FROLUNDA
SWEDEN
50
16
5
21
8
2013-2014
SWE (2014 World Junior Championship)
ITLTOUR
7
3
4
7
2