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Joel Lundqvist | Center

Team: Dallas Stars
Age / DOB:  (36) / 3/2/1982
Ht / Wt:  6'1" / 201
Drafted: 2000 / Rd. 3 (68) / Dal

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Former Dallas Star center Joel Lundqvist is the early leader in scoring in the Swedish Elite League.
The brother of Rangers outstanding goaltender Henrik, has a goal and five assists in five games to lead the league in scoring by one over Mathis Olimb, Jason Krog and others. Lundqvist has not played in the NHL since the 2008-09 season when he had six points in 43 games. Mon, Sep 24, 2012 06:14:00 AM

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Joel Lundqvist will not be back with Dallas in 2009-10 and will instead play in the Swedish Elite League.

He signed a deal with Frolunda last week. Lundqvist had a terrible injury-plagued season registering only six points in 43 games. His defection will not be a fantasy loss.
Sun, Jul 26, 2009 10:50:00 AM

Joel Lundqvist returned to action on Thursday March 26.

Fri, Mar 27, 2009 01:50:00 AM

Joel Lundqvist is listed as doubtful for Tuesday's contest with Vancouver.

He is suffering from an illness and may end up being a game-time decision.
Tue, Mar 24, 2009 08:28:00 AM

Joel Lundqvist was a healthy scratch for the fifth game in a row on Tuesday.

It has been a horrible year for Lundqvist with only a goal and five points in 32 games. He missed 29 games earlier in the year with a shoulder injury. He definitely has no fantasy value this season.
Wed, Mar 11, 2009 09:07:00 AM

Joel Lundqvist was back in the Dallas lineup on Saturday.

He was reunited on a line with Brad Richards and Loui Eriksson. "I needed some rest to make the soreness go away," said Lundqvist. "I didn't have much power there a couple of weeks ago and even last week it was pretty bad, but now I'm back and I feel comfortable out there again." He logged over 13 minutes in his return after missing 29 of the last 30 games with a shoulder injury. Activate him if you normally would.
Sun, Jan 11, 2009 09:58:00 AM

Joel Lundqvist will return to the Stars lineup Saturday.

Lundqvist has played in just one of the Stars' last 30 games due to a cracked scapula. Dallas intends to put him on a line with Loui Eriksson and Brad Richards in Saturday's game against Phoenix.
Sat, Jan 10, 2009 04:35:00 PM

Coach Dave Tippett thinks that Joel Lundqvist could return to the Dallas lineup on Saturday.

Lundqvist has only played once in the last 30 games as he suffered a cracked scapula early in the season. He will skate on Saturday and will be a game-time decision. He has no fantasy value at this time, but could have eventually if the Stars make him a top-six forward.
Sat, Jan 10, 2009 06:47:00 AM

Joel Lundqvist was not in the Dallas lineup on Thursday.

It is now 29 out of the past 30 games that Lundqvist has missed with a cracked scapula. Lundqvist will try to get into the lineup again on Saturday. He is very close to returning.
Fri, Jan 9, 2009 07:10:00 AM

Joel Lundqvist had a hard practice on Wednesday as he is closer to returning to the Dallas lineup after suffering a cracked scapula.

Lundqvist has missed 25 of the last 26 games for the Stars with the shoulder injury. "I’m going on the trip so we’ll see [tonight] or Saturday [against Phoenix]," Lundqvist said. "It feels a lot better and I have my strength back." Get ready to activate Lundqvist if you normally would as he should play by the weekend.
Thu, Jan 8, 2009 07:55:00 AM

Joel Lundqvist practiced on Tuesday and could be back in the Dallas lineup as early as Thursday.

Lundqvist has missed the last 25 out of 26 contests with shoulder problems. He has three assists in 10 games this season.
Wed, Jan 7, 2009 08:13:00 AM

Joel Lundqvist took part in an off-ice practice Friday.

Lundqvist reportedly followed up that practice with a quick skate. He is close to returning and might rejoin the Star's road trip on Thursday in Detroit or Friday in Phoenix.
Sat, Jan 3, 2009 10:12:00 AM

The Dallas Stars have placed Joel Lundqvist on the injured list retroactive to Dec. 20.

Lundqvist is still experiencing problems with his shoulder, that he originally injured on Oct. 25. He is eligible to return at any time as the injured list requires only a one week stay. He is still day-to-day.
Wed, Dec 31, 2008 08:32:00 AM

Joel Lundqvist is still experiencing problems with his shoulder.

"I think we just have to be cautious with him, because he's going to go hard, and he needs to be healthy," coach Dave Tippett said. Lundqvist has sat out the last three games for the Stars and it is unknown when he will draw back into the team's lineup as he loses strength in his shoulder when he tests it too vigorously. Keep him reserved for now.
Sun, Dec 28, 2008 08:01:00 AM

Joel Lundqvist skated Friday but is questionable for Saturday's game against the Ducks.

He's still nursing a shoulder injury that has sidelined him for much of the season. Coach Dave Tippett said Lundqvist is also battling fatigue issues. He'll be re-evaluated Saturday.
Sat, Dec 27, 2008 08:30:00 AM

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