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Henrik Sedin
An ice hockey player wearing a white and blue jersey with a logo of a stylized orca in the shape of a "C". He stands relaxed on the ice looking forwards.
Sedin with the Vancouver Canucks in 2010
Born 26 September 1980 (1980-09-26) (age 40)
Örnsköldsvik, Sweden
Height 6 ft 2 in (188 cm)
Weight 188 lb (85 kg; 13 st 6 lb)
Position Center
Shot Left
Played for Modo Hockey
Vancouver Canucks
National team Flag of Sweden.svg Sweden
NHL Draft 3rd overall, 1999
Vancouver Canucks
Playing career 1997–2018

Henrik Sedin (born 26 September 1980) is a Swedish professional ice hockey centre and captain with the Vancouver Canucks of the National Hockey League (NHL). His identical twin brother Daniel also plays for the Canucks. They have played together during their careers and are known for the way in which they can help each other play. Henrik, a good passer, is known to help set up goals, while Daniel is known to score goals.

Henrik started his career in the Swedish Elite League with Modo Hockey in 1997 and won the Golden Puck as Swedish player of the year in 1999, winning it with Daniel. He was picked third by the Canucks in the 1999 NHL Entry Draft. Henrik has played his entire NHL career in Vancouver and has led the team in scoring the past six seasons, from 2007–08 to 2012-2013. In 2009–10, he won the Art Ross Trophy as the NHL's top point scorer, setting Canucks' records for assists and points in a season as well as the team record for career assists. Henrik also won the Hart Trophy as the NHL's Most Valuable Player for the 2009-10 season.

Internationally, Henrik has played for Sweden and won a gold medal at the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin, as well as two bronze medals at the 1999 and 2001 World Championships.

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 14 22 36
1997–98 Modo Hockey J20 8 4 7 11 6
1997–98 Modo Hockey SEL 39 1 4 5 10 7 0 0 0 0
1998–99 Modo Hockey SEL 49 12 22 34 32 13 2 8 10 6
1999–00 Modo Hockey SEL 50 9 38 47 22 13 5 9 14 2
2000–01 Vancouver Canucks NHL 82 9 20 29 38 4 0 4 4 0
2001–02 Vancouver Canucks NHL 82 16 20 36 36 6 3 0 3 0
2002–03 Vancouver Canucks NHL 78 8 31 39 38 14 3 2 5 8
2003–04 Vancouver Canucks NHL 76 11 31 42 32 7 2 2 4 2
2004–05 Modo Hockey SEL 44 14 22 36 50 6 1 3 4 6
2005–06 Vancouver Canucks NHL 82 18 57 75 56
2006–07 Vancouver Canucks NHL 82 10 71 81 66 12 2 2 4 14
2007–08 Vancouver Canucks NHL 82 15 61 76 56
2008–09 Vancouver Canucks NHL 82 22 60 82 48 10 4 6 10 2
2009–10 Vancouver Canucks NHL 82 29 83 112 48 12 3 11 14 6
2010–11 Vancouver Canucks NHL 82 19 75 94 40 25 3 19 22 16
2011–12 Vancouver Canucks NHL 82 14 67 81 52 5 2 3 5 4
2012–13 Vancouver Canucks NHL 48 11 34 45 24 4 0 3 3 4
2013–14 Vancouver Canucks NHL 70 11 39 50 42
2014–15 Vancouver Canucks NHL 82 18 55 73 22 6 1 3 4 2
2015–16 Vancouver Canucks NHL 74 11 44 55 24
2016–17 Vancouver Canucks NHL 82 15 35 50 28
2017–18 Vancouver Canucks NHL 82 3 47 50 30
SEL totals 182 36 86 122 122 39 8 20 28 14
NHL totals 1330 240 830 1070 680 105 23 55 78 58

International

Year Team Event Result GP G A Pts PIM
1997 Sweden EJC 2 6 3 4 7 16
1998 Sweden WJC 6th 7 0 4 4 4
1998 Sweden EJC 1 6 5 4 9 4
1999 Sweden WJC 4th 6 3 6 9 12
1999 Sweden WC 3 8 0 0 0 4
2000 Sweden WJC 5th 7 4 9 13 0
2000 Sweden WC 7th 7 2 3 5 6
2001 Sweden WC 3 9 1 0 1 0
2005 Sweden WC 4th 9 2 4 6 7
2006 Sweden OG 1 8 3 1 4 2
2010 Sweden OG 5th 4 0 2 2 2
2013 Sweden WC 1 4 4 5 9 2
2016 Sweden WCH SF 4 0 3 3 0
Junior totals 32 15 27 42 36
Senior totals 53 12 18 30 23

NHL All-Star Games

Year Location   G A Pts
2008 Atlanta 0 2 2
2011 Raleigh 0 2 2
2012 Ottawa 1 2 3
All-star totals 1 6 7

Awards

Elitserien

Award Year
Golden Puck (player of the year) 1999 (shared with Daniel Sedin)

International

Award Year
Olympic gold medal (with Sweden) 2006

NHL

Award Year
Art Ross Trophy 2010
Second Star of the Month March 2009 and January 2010
First Star of the Month December 2009
Third Star of the Month March 2010

Vancouver Canucks

Award Year
Cyrus H. McLean Trophy (leading scorer) 2008, 2009 and 2010
Cyclone Taylor Trophy (MVP) 2010
Molson Cup (most three-star selections) 2010


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