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Loui Eriksson | Winger | #21

Team: Vancouver Canucks
Age / DOB:  (32) / 7/17/1985
Ht / Wt:  6'2' / 196
Drafted: 2003 / Rd. 2 (33) / DAL
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Loui Eriksson seems to have turned the corner from a disastrous 2016-17 season with 11 points in his first 15 games this season.
We pushed him to go after the puck harder — which he has done," said Canucks head coach Travis Green. "He has put himself in positions and in good spots a lot of time and is playing good hockey right now." Eriksson’s 24 points last year were the lowest since his rookie season, but is currently well on pace to break the 50-point plateau again. Sun, Dec 3, 2017 09:19:00 PM

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Loui Eriksson registered an assist in the Canucks' 5-2 loss to the Islanders on Tuesday.

Eriksson has only been held off the scoresheet once in his last six games. He has three goals and nine points in 13 contests in 2017-18.
Wed, Nov 29, 2017 07:54:00 AM

Loui Eriksson scored a goal in Vancouver's 4-3 shootout loss to the Rangers on Sunday afternoon.

Eriksson opened the scoring in the contest. He has accounted for three goals and four assists in his last seven outings. Eriksson has eight points in 12 appearances this year.
Sun, Nov 26, 2017 05:15:00 PM

Loui Eriksson registered an assist in Vancouver's 3-2 win against Los Angeles on Tuesday.

Eriksson was playing in his second game since returning from a knee injury. He has two assists in six contests in 2017-18.
Wed, Nov 15, 2017 05:24:00 AM

The Vancouver Canucks were blanked by the San Jose Sharks by a score of 5-0 on Saturday night.

The Canucks could get nothing going offensively tonight. The lone bright spot was Eriksson who returning from a knee injury had a team high five shots on goal. Unfortunately, the 32-year-old Eriksson has only one point through five games this season.
Sun, Nov 12, 2017 12:40:00 AM

Head coach Travis Green has confirmed that Loui Eriksson will draw back into the lineup tonight.

Eriksson has been out since October 14th due to a knee injury. Green also confirmed that Jake Virtanen and Brendan Gaunce would be scratched. Eriksson has one point in four games before getting injured.
Sat, Nov 11, 2017 02:32:00 PM

According to the Vancouver Canucks' website, Loui Eriksson has been taken off of the injured reserve.

Eriksson injured his knee on October 14th against the Calgary Flames. Before the injury, the 32-year-old Swede had one point in four games. He's definitely someone to keep an eye on with the Canucks playing so well lately.
Sat, Nov 11, 2017 02:12:00 PM

Loui Eriksson (knee sprain) is expected to miss four-to-six weeks of action.

Eriksson was injured in the first period of Saturday's game and he did not return to the lineup. The 32-year-old has no goals and one assist in four games this season. He should be back sometime in late November. He can be dropped in all leagues.
Tue, Oct 17, 2017 06:00:00 PM

Loui Eriksson suffered a knee injury 2:57 into the first period Saturday and did not return.

Consider the forward day-to-day for now but he is questionable at best for Tuesday's encounter in Ottawa. Eriksson has only one assist in four games this season and will be hard-pressed to earn his six-year/$36 million deal that he inked before the start of the 2016-17 season. He has only 24 points last season in 65 games.
Sun, Oct 15, 2017 09:45:00 AM

Loui Eriksson hopes to bounce back this season after he posted just 24 points in 65 games last year.

However, it may be difficult for him to secure a spot on a scoring line. Vancouver signed Sam Gagner and Thomas Vanek in the summer and Brock Boeser appears to be poised to claim a top-six forward spot. That could place Eriksson on the third line going into 2017-18.
Wed, Sep 20, 2017 04:43:00 PM

Loui Eriksson will miss his 13th straight game on Sunday against the Sharks.

He's been recovering from a knee injury. Through 65 games this season Eriksson has posted just 11 goals and 24 points.
Sun, Apr 2, 2017 06:40:00 PM

Loui Eriksson will be a game-time decision on Sunday against the Sharks.

He's missed the last 12 games due to a knee injury. Through 65 games this season Eriksson has posted just 11 goals and 24 points.
Sun, Apr 2, 2017 03:13:00 PM

Loui Eriksson was made a late scratch for Friday's match with the Kings.

He has been sidelined since March 5th with a lower body injury. It was thought that he would return tonight, but it looks like Sunday might be his time instead. Stay tuned.
Source: NHL.com
Fri, Mar 31, 2017 10:29:00 PM

Loui Eriksson (lower body) will rejoin the Canucks on Friday.

Eriksson has been sidelined since March 5. He has 11 goals and 24 points in 65 games this season.
Thu, Mar 30, 2017 05:05:00 PM

Loui Eriksson (lower body) could be ready to play Friday.

He has been sidelined since Mar. 5 because of a lower-body injury.
Tue, Mar 28, 2017 02:44:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Henrik Sedin
2Bo Horvat
3Nic Dowd
4Markus Granlund
5Brandon Sutter
6Michael Chaput
LW1Daniel Sedin
2Loui Eriksson
3Sven Baertschi
4Brendan Gaunce
RW1Brock Boeser
2Thomas Vanek
3Sam Gagner
4Jake Virtanen
5Derek Dorsett
D1Alexander Edler
2Chris Tanev
3Michael Del Zotto
4Ben Hutton
5Troy Stecher
6Alex Biega
7Derrick Pouliot
8Erik Gudbranson
G1Jacob Markstrom
2Anders Nilsson
3Thatcher Demko