Draft Prospect - 2014
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Adrian Kempe
European Skater
Modo, SWEDEN
Final Rank:  6 Midterm Rank:  3
Position:  Right Wing Shoots:  Left
Height:  6' 1" Weight:  178
Born:  13 September 1996 Hometown:  Ornskoldsvik, Sweden
Birthplace:  Kramfors, SWE
Drafted:  LAK (1st Round / 29th Overall)
• In 2013-14, Kempe posted 19 points (3-16—19) in 20 games and was an assistant captain with MODO’s under-20 team before joining the club’s senior team in the Swedish Hockey League where he posted 11 points (5-6—11) in 45 contests.

• His brother, Mario, was selected in the fifth round (122nd overall) by the Philadelphia Flyers in the 2007 NHL Draft. Mario has spent the past five seasons playing in Sweden, most recently alongside Adrian with MODO in Sweden’s top league.

• A member of Sweden’s gold-medal winning team at the 2013 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge, Kempe averaged a goal per game (5-0—5) including a second-period tally in the team’s 7-5 win over Russia in the final.

• At the 2014 Under-18 World Championship, Kempe finished third on the team with seven points (1-6—7) in seven games as Sweden placed fourth, falling 3-1 to Canada in the bronze-medal game. He also tallied three points (2-1—3) in four games at the 2013 Ivan Hlinka Memorial.

• Kempe’s hometown is Ornskoldsvik, Sweden (approx. population 28,000). He plays for the same MODO hockey program that produced NHL stars Peter Forsberg, Markus Naslund, Daniel and Henrik Sedin, and Victor Hedman.

FAVORITES

NHL team: “I'd say the Flyers because my brother was drafted by them”
NHL player: Marian Gaborik
Shootout move: “Shot fake and backhand between the legs”
Goal celebration: “Archer for sure”
Video game: FIFA 14
Movie: The Wolf of Wall Street
Actor: Tom Cruise
Website: Twitter and YouTube
Musician: Hakan Hellstrom
Sport (other than hockey): Soccer and skateboarding

 Statistics
Season
Team
League
GP
G
A
P
PIM
2012-2013
MODO JR.
SWEDEN-JR.
39
6
7
13
36
2012-2013
MODO U18
SWEDEN-JR. U18
3
1
1
2
2
2013-2014
MODO
SWEDEN
45
5
6
11
12
2013-2014
MODO JR.
SWEDEN-JR.
20
3
16
19
32
2013-2014
SWE U18 (Ivan Hlinka Memorial 2013)
ITLTOUR
4
2
1
3
12