Karl Henriksson



  • DOB: 2/5/2001
  • Ht: 6-2
  • Wt: 179
  • Hometown: Malmö, SWE
  • Drafted: 2nd round (58th) in 2019 (NYR)

Career Notes: 2021-22: Loaned to Frölunda HC by Rangers. Skated in 40 SHL games, scoring nine points (3 g, 6 a). Added three points (2 g, 1 a) in nine playoff games. Scored two assists Vs Timrå IK on 10/19/21. Scored points in back-to-back games on 11/27/21 (1 g) at Brynäs IF and 11/30/21 (1 a) Vs IK Oskarshamn…. 2020-21: Appeared in 44 games w/ Frölunda in SHL, scoring seven points (1 g, 6 a). Scored lone goal of the regular season on 3/`6/21 Vs. IK Oskarshamn. Appeared in 4 SHL playoff games. Made playoff debut on 4/5/21 Vs. Djurgårdens IF. ...2019-20: Split season between J20 SuperElit (Frölunda HC J20, 27 games), SHL (Frölunda HC, 8 games), and Allsvenskan (Södertälje SK, 15 games). Won Bronze Medal at 2020 World Junior Championship w/ Team Sweden (7 GP, 1 g, 2 a). Named Katrinelundsgymnasiet Athlete of the Year. First hockey player to win the award since D Jacob Larsson (ANA) in 2015-16. Record 41 points (6 g, 35 a) in 27 J20 SuperElit games...2018-19: Won Silver Medal at Hlinka Gretzky Cup as a member of Team Sweden. Led J20 SuperElit in plus/minus (+35), assists (36), and points among U18 players (49). Set career-highs in goals (13), assists (36), and points (49) with Frölunda J20. Won U18 WJC Gold Medal w/ Team Sweden, being named a Top Three Player on the Team.....2017-18: Scored 31 points (12 g, 19 a) for Frölunda J18 in 20 games. Led J18 Allsvenskan South in plus/minus (+17)… Transactions: Selected in the 2nd round (58th overall) by the New York Rangers in the 2019 NHL Entry Draft. Signed entry-level contract with NY Rangers on 4/21/21. Loaned by NY Rangers to Frölunda HC for the 2021-22 season on 9/27/21.


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