Legends of Hockey -- NHL Player Search -- Player -- Cristopher Nilstorp
Cristopher Nilstorp was born on February 16, 1984 in Malmö, Sweden. A product of the Swedish junior league where he tended goal for the Malmö Redhawks, Nilstorp would spend several years in Sweden's second-tier before finally reaching the elite league.

Nilstorp would spend two seasons with each of Rogle BK Angelholm and Farjestads BK Karlstad of the Swedish Elite League between 2008 and 2012. In his final season he would post a sparkling 1.80 goals against average.

On June 5, 2012, Nihlstorp signed a one year, contract with the Dallas Stars. He would join the club's AHL affiliate to start the 2012-13 season. In 39 games during his first North American season he would impress with 19 wins and
a solid 2.38 goals against average. Nilstorp would get his first taste of NHL action in the late stages of the 2012-13 season. In five games for Dallas he recorded his first NHL win and a respectable 3.09 goals against average.

REGULAR SEASON PLAYOFFS
Season Club League GP W L T SO Avg GP W L T SO Avg
2002-03 MIF Redhawks Malmo Jr. Swe-Jr. 29 1 2.88
2003-04 MIF Redhawks Malmo Jr. Swe-Jr. 22 2
2003-04 MIF Redhawks Malmo Sweden 5 0 3.33
2004-05 Morrums GoIS IK Sweden-2 16 2 3.25
2004-05 IF Malmo Redhawks Sweden 4 0 3.06
2005-06 Nybro Vikings IF Sweden-2 9 0 3.22
2005-06 IF Malmo Redhawks Sweden-2 29
2006-07 Rogle BK Angelholm Sweden-2 37
2007-08 Rogle BK Angelholm Sweden-2 35
2008-09 Vaxjo Lakers HC Sweden-2 1
2008-09 Rogle BK Angelholm Sweden 15 0 3.45
2009-10 Rogle BK Angelholm Sweden 33 1 3.02
2010-11 Farjestads BK Karlstad Sweden 23 2 2.18 9 1.60
2011-12 Farjestads BK Karlstad Sweden 45 5 2.04 7 1 1.80
2012-13 Texas Stars AHL 39 19 13 3 4 2.38 9 4 5 1 2.30
2012-13 Dallas Stars NHL 5 1 3 1 0 3.09
2013-14 Dallas Stars NHL 1 0 0 0 0 4.62
2013-14 Texas Stars AHL 45 27 12 4 3 2.45 19 13 5 1 2.17
2014-15 Vaxjo Lakers HC Sweden 16 11 5 0 3 1.66
NHL Totals 6 1 3 1 0 3.27


Signed as a free agent by Dallas, June 5, 2012. Signed as a free agent by Vaxjo (Sweden), June 23, 2014.
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