Legends of Hockey -- NHL Player Search -- Player -- Alexander Wennberg
Alexander Wennberg was born on September 22, 1994 in Nacka, Sweden. The product of Djurgardens IF and Frolunda HC of the Swedish Elite League was drafted in the first round, 14th overall, of the 2013 NHL Entry Draft by the Columbus Blue Jackets.

Wennberg played three seasons in Sweden before making his way to North America to join the Blue Jackets organization. He made the Blue Jackets lineup out of training camp for the 2014-15 season. On October 9, 2014 Wennberg made his NHL debut in a 3-1 victory over the Buffalo Sabres. In 68 games this season, Wennberg scored 4 goals and 20 points

Wennberg appeared in 69 games for the Blue Jackets during the 2015-16 season. He scored eight times and added 32 assists. At season's end he was chosen to represent Sweden at the World Championship.

REGULAR SEASON PLAYOFFS
Season Club League GP G A TP PIM +/- GP G A TP PIM
2010-11 Djurgardens IF Stockholm U18 Swe-U18 40 11 23 34 6 5 1 2 3 2
2011-12 Djurgardens IF Stockholm U18 Swe-U18 10 4 2 6 4 2 0 1 1 0
2011-12 Djurgardens IF Stockholm Jr. Swe-Jr. 42 1 18 19 6 3 0 1 1 0
2011-12 Djurgardens IF Stockholm Sweden 1 0 0 0 0
2011-12 Sweden WJ18-A 6 3 6 9 0 +2
2012-13 Djurgardens IF Stockholm Jr. Swe-Jr. 2 1 1 2 0 1 0 1 1 0
2012-13 Djurgardens IF Stockholm Sweden-2 46 14 18 32 14 3 0 3 3 0
2013-14 Frolunda HC Goteborg Sweden 50 16 5 21 8 7 1 0 1 0
2013-14 Sweden Olympics 7 3 4 7 2 +5
2014-15 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL 68 4 16 20 22 -19
2014-15 Springfield Falcons AHL 6 0 3 3 12 +4
2015-16 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL 69 8 32 40 2 -1
2015-16 Sweden WC-A 8 1 7 8 4 -1
2016-17 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL 80 13 46 59 21 +9 5 0 1 1 2
NHL Totals 217 25 94 119 45 5 0 1 1 2


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