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Viktor Svedberg | Defenseman

Team: Chicago Blackhawks
Age / DOB:  (24) / 6/24/1991
Ht / Wt:  6'8' / 238

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Viktor Svedberg has been moved to AHL Rockford.
Duncan Keith was activated off of the long-term injured reserve list, so the Blackhawks needed to make a corresponding move. Svedberg has a goal and an assist in 15 games this season. Nov 13 - 3:10 PM
Source: CSN Chicago

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Viktor Svedberg blocked a game-high five shots in Saturday's 1-0 win over Tampa Bay.

When you win a game 1-0, every blocked shot becomes that much more important. The 6'8, 238 pound defenseman should have a bigger role with 'Hawks now that Duncan Keith is out due to injury. The 24-year-old has one goal in seven games this season and won't have much fantasy value as the season goes on.
Source: CSN Chicago
Oct 25 - 10:51 AM

Viktor Svedberg scored his first NHL goal Thursday night.

He had four shots on goal in a 4-1 loss to Washington. The Blackhawks think highly of the 6-foot-8, 238-pound blueliner. Svedberg has been gaining confidence each game, which will make it difficult for David Rundblad to get back into the lineup.
Oct 16 - 11:42 AM

The Chicago Blackhawks have promoted Viktor Svedberg.

Svedberg's promotion comes as no surprise as Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville already said he would be in the lineup on Friday. Svedberg had three goals and 14 points in 49 AHL contests in 2014-15.
Oct 8 - 1:42 PM

Viktor Svedberg is expected to be called up from the minors on Thursday.

Coach Joel Quenneville said Svedberg will make his NHL debut Friday in Brooklyn against the New York Islanders. The towering defenseman is expected to replace David Rundblad.
Oct 8 - 9:05 AM

Viktor Svedberg has been assigned to AHL Rockford, but he's not expected to stay there for very long.

He picked up three goals 11 assists in 49 minor-league matches with the IceHogs last year.
Oct 6 - 4:11 PM

Viktor Svedberg has signed a one-year contract with Chicago.

The 24-year-old defender recorded 14 points (three goals, 11 assists) in 49 games with AHL Rockford last season. He added four assists in eight postseason appearances.
Aug 5 - 11:22 AM

The Blackhawks signed defenseman Viktor Svedberg to a two-year contract Friday.

He was a free agent out of Frolunda of the SEL where registered a mere seven points in 115 games. Svedberg will continue to play in the AHL for Rockford.
Sat, Oct 19, 2013 01:01:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Jonathan Toews
2Artem Anisimov
3Marcus Kruger
4Andrew Desjardins
LW1Andrew Shaw
2Teuvo Teravainen
3Artemi Panarin
4Brandon Mashinter
RW1Patrick Kane
2Marian Hossa
3Marko Dano
4Ryan Garbutt
5Viktor Tikhonov
6Tanner Kero
D1Duncan Keith
2Brent Seabrook
3Trevor Daley
4Niklas Hjalmarsson
5David Rundblad
6Trevor van Riemsdyk
7Michal Rozsival
G1Corey Crawford
2Scott Darling