ERIK KARLSSON
#65 - D
8pts in last 6 GP
Status On roster
Ht/Wt 6’0’’, 190 lbs
Shoots R
Experience 14 years
Debut Oct 3, 2009
Born May 31, 1990 (33 yrs) Landsbro, Sweden
Drafted Drafted by Ottawa in 2008 (1/15).
Drafted from V. Frolunda HC (Swe Jr.)
Acquired Acquired in a trade with San Jose in 2023.
VS.
Erik Karlsson
Leader
STAT RANK
2023-24 Season Stats
GP
Games Played
G
Goals
A
Assists
Pts
Points
+/-
Plus Minus
PIM
Penalty Minutes
PPG
Power Play Goals
SHG
Shorthanded Goals
GWG
Game Winning Goals
TOI/GP
Time On Ice Per Game
S
Shots
PtsPG
Points Per Games Played
YTD 82 11 45 56 4 44 2 0 4 24:16 213 0.7
Game Log
Date Team Opp G
Goals
A
Assists
Pts
Points
+/-
Plus Minus
PIM
Penalty Minutes
PPG
Power Play Goals
PPPTS SHG
Shorthanded Goals
GWG
Game Winning Goals
S
Shots
TOI/GP
Time On Ice Per Game
Status
2024-04-17 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 23:16 -
2024-04-15 1 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 7 25:49 -
2024-04-13 0 1 1 -4 2 0 1 0 0 5 23:52 -
2024-04-11 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 26:02 -
2024-04-08 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 5 26:51 -
Transactions & Injuries
Date Description
2023-08-06 Acquired from the San Jose Sharks In a three-team trade, the Pittsburgh Penguins acquired defenseman Erik Karlsson, forward Dillon Hamaliuk and a third-round draft pick in 2026 from the San Jose Sharks, and forward Rem Pitlick from the Montreal Canadiens; San Jose acquired forward Mikael Granlund, defenseman Jan Rutta and a conditional first round draft pick in 2024 from the Penguins, and winger Mike Hoffman from the Canadiens; and Montreal acquired defenseman Jeff Petry, goaltender Casey DeSmith, winger Nathan Legare and a second-round draft pick in 2025 from the Penguins.
2022-04-30 Missed the last 9 regular season games (lower body injury).
2022-04-16 Lower body injury, day-to-day.
2022-03-10 Missed 15 games (left forearm surgery).
2022-01-25 Left forearm surgery, injured reserve.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NHL James Norris Memorial Trophy Defenseman of the Year 2014-15, 2011-12
NHL First All-Star Team First All-Star Team 2016-17, 2015-16, 2014-15, 2011-12
NHL Named to play in the NHL All-Star Game Named to play in the NHL All-Star Game 2011-12, 2010-11
Olympic Olympic Silver Medal Olympic Silver Medal 2014 (Sweden)
Olympic Olympic Tournament All-Star Team Olympic Tournament All-Star Team 2014
Olympic Best Defenceman selected by the tournament directorate 2014