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Daniel Sedin
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Sedin practicing with the Vancouver Canucks in 2012
Born 26 September 1980 (1980-09-26) (age 40)
Örnsköldsvik, Sweden
Height 6 ft 2 in (188 cm)
Weight 187 lb (85 kg; 13 st 5 lb)
Position Left wing
Shot Left
Played for Modo Hockey
Vancouver Canucks
National team Flag of Sweden.svg Sweden
NHL Draft 2nd overall, 1999
Vancouver Canucks
Playing career 1997–2018

Daniel Sedin (born September 26, 1980) is a Swedish professional ice hockey winger with the Vancouver Canucks of the National Hockey League (NHL), and serves as an alternate captain for the Canucks during home games. His identical twin brother Henrik also plays for the Canucks, and is the team captain. Born and raised in Örnsköldsvik, Sweden, they have played together throughout their careers; the pair are known for their effectiveness playing off one another. Daniel is known as a goal-scorer, while Henrik is known as a playmaker.

Career statistics

Regular season and playoffs

Bold indicates led league

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1996–97 Modo Hockey J20 26 26 14 40 6
1997–98 Modo Hockey J20 4 3 3 6 4
1997–98 Modo Hockey SEL 45 4 8 12 26 9 0 0 0 2
1998–99 Modo Hockey SEL 50 21 21 42 20 13 4 8 12 14
1999–2000 Modo Hockey SEL 50 19 26 45 28 13 8 6 14 18
2000–01 Vancouver Canucks NHL 75 20 14 34 24 4 1 2 3 0
2001–02 Vancouver Canucks NHL 79 9 23 32 32 6 0 1 1 0
2002–03 Vancouver Canucks NHL 79 14 17 31 34 14 1 5 6 8
2003–04 Vancouver Canucks NHL 82 18 36 54 18 7 1 2 3 0
2004–05 Modo Hockey SEL 49 13 20 33 40 6 0 3 3 6
2005–06 Vancouver Canucks NHL 82 22 49 71 34
2006–07 Vancouver Canucks NHL 81 36 48 84 36 12 2 3 5 4
2007–08 Vancouver Canucks NHL 82 29 45 74 50
2008–09 Vancouver Canucks NHL 82 31 51 82 36 10 4 6 10 8
2009–10 Vancouver Canucks NHL 63 29 56 85 28 12 5 9 14 12
2010–11 Vancouver Canucks NHL 82 41 63 104 32 25 9 11 20 32
2011–12 Vancouver Canucks NHL 72 30 37 67 40 2 0 2 2 0
2012–13 Vancouver Canucks NHL 47 12 28 40 18 4 0 3 3 14
2013–14 Vancouver Canucks NHL 73 16 31 47 38
2014–15 Vancouver Canucks NHL 82 20 56 76 18 6 2 2 4 0
2015–16 Vancouver Canucks NHL 82 28 33 61 36
2016–17 Vancouver Canucks NHL 82 15 29 44 32
2017–18 Vancouver Canucks NHL 81 23 32 55 40
SEL totals 194 57 76 133 114 41 12 17 29 40
NHL totals 1306 393 648 1041 546 102 25 46 71 78

International

Year Team Event Result GP G A Pts PIM
1997 Sweden EJC 2 6 2 4 6 6
1998 Sweden WJC 6th 7 4 1 5 2
1998 Sweden EJC 1 6 3 8 11 10
1999 Sweden WJC 4th 6 5 5 10 2
1999 Sweden WC 3 9 0 1 1 2
2000 Sweden WJC 5th 7 6 4 10 0
2000 Sweden WC 7th 7 3 2 5 8
2001 Sweden WC 3 3 0 2 2 0
2004 Sweden WCH QF 0
2005 Sweden WC 4th 9 5 4 9 2
2006 Sweden OG 1 8 1 3 4 2
2010 Sweden OG 5th 4 1 2 3 0
2013 Sweden WC 1 4 1 5 6 2
2014 Sweden OG 2 6 1 4 5 4
2016 Sweden WCH SF 4 0 2 2 0
Junior totals 32 20 22 42 16
Senior totals 54 12 25 37 20

*All statistics taken from NHL.com

NHL All-Star Games

Year Location   G A Pts
2011 Raleigh 0 1 1
2012 Ottawa 1 1 2
2016 Nashville 2 2 4
All-star totals 3 4 7

Awards

Award Year
Art Ross Trophy (NHL regular season scoring leader) 2011
Golden Puck (SEL player of the year) 1999 (shared with Henrik Sedin)
Olympic gold medal (with Sweden) 2006
Cyrus H. McLean Trophy (Vancouver Canucks' leading point-scorer) 2007, 2009 and 2011
Cyclone Taylor Award (Vancouver Canucks' MVP) 2011
NHL All-Star Game 2011
NHL Second All-Star Team 2010
NHL Second Star of the Month March 2011
NHL First Star of the Week October 13, 2008
January 10, 2011
NHL Second Star of the Week March 30, 2009
December 14, 2009
March 14, 2011

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