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Linus Arnesson | Defenseman | #49

Team: Boston Bruins
Age / DOB:  (23) / 9/21/1994
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 188
Drafted: 2013 / Rd. 2 (60) / BOS
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Linus Arnesson will be playing in Sweden in 2017-18.
Arnesson had an assist in 20 games with the AHL's Providence Bruins in 2016-17. Boston will extend a qualifying offer to the 22-year-old defenseman in order to retain his NHL rights in case he decides to return to North America at some point. Jun 2 - 4:53 PM

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Linus Arnesson sustained a left shoulder injury during practice Friday, but it is team not believed to be serious.

"He doesn't feel that bad," said Boston GM Sweeney. "We're going to go back and re-evaluate it and make sure the tests come out right." Arnesson was the 60th overall pick in the 2013 NHL Entry Draft.
Tue, Sep 20, 2016 09:37:00 AM

Linus Arnesson will reportedly head to AHL Providence.

Arnesson has been playing for Djurgardens IF of the Swedish Hockey League. He has five assists and 28 penalty minutes in 41 contests in 2014-15. He was taken with the 60th overall pick in the 2013 NHL Entry Draft.
Fri, Mar 13, 2015 02:03:00 PM

The Boston Bruins have agreed to terms with Linus Arnesson.

Arnesson scored a goal and registered five assists in 44 Swedish league games in 2013-14. He was taken with the 60th overall pick in the 2013 NHL Entry Draft.
Fri, May 30, 2014 04:57:00 PM

The Boston Bruins selected Swedish defenseman Linus Arnesson with the 60th pick of the 2013 NHL Draft.

Arnesson might have a shutdown potential as a good, smart skater who isn't afraid to use his size to his advantage. The Bruins are probably OK with the likelihood that Arnesson will need a few years to develop.
Sun, Jun 30, 2013 07:36:00 PM

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