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Fredrik Modin | Winger

Team: Columbus Blue Jackets
Age / DOB:  (43) / 10/8/1974
Ht / Wt:  6'4" / 218
Drafted: 1994 / Rd. 3 (64) / Tor

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The Columbus Blue Jackets have hired Frederik Modin to be an advisor.
Modin spent 14 seasons in the NHL, four of which were with Columbus. He is currently in Traverse City watching the team's young players participate in the prospect tournament. His specific role with the club isn't clear at this point. Sat, Sep 12, 2015 10:31:00 AM

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Fredrik Modin has reportedly retired from hockey.

The story was originally reported by a Swedish newspaper. He spent the greater part of the past four seasons on the sidelines due to injuries and decided to call it a career. Modin appeared in 898 NHL games with Toronto, Tampa Bay, Columbus, Los Angeles, Atlanta and Calgary. He accumulated 232 goals and 230 assists over that span and lifted the Stanley Cup as a member of the Lightning in 2004.
Thu, May 19, 2011 03:02:00 PM

Fredrik Modin did not skate on Saturday.

According to Calgary coaching staff it was just a "maintenance day". Nothing to look into here.
Sat, Mar 12, 2011 02:52:00 PM

Fredrik Modin, who Calgary acquired on Monday, won't make his Flames' debut on Tuesday.

"It’s important that we go with the same lineup we had the other night. It’s depth for us — adding an extra forward, giving us 13 forwards," coach Brent Sutter said. "We’ll wait and see (when Modin makes his Flames debut)." Calgary won on Sunday and they are currently ranked seventh in the Western Conference with 73 points in 64 games.
Tue, Mar 1, 2011 04:20:00 PM

The Calgary Flames have acquired Fredrik Modin from the Atlanta Thrashers for a seventh round pick.

Modin had seven goals and three assists in 36 games this season. He has no fantasy value.
Mon, Feb 28, 2011 04:11:00 PM

As expected, Fredrik Modin did return to the Thrasher lineup Friday night against the Panthers.

He was not really a factor in the contest, as he played only 10:49 and took two shots on goal. It may take Modin some time to get his timing back as he has missed three weeks due to a an upper body injury. Hold off activating him for now.
Sat, Feb 26, 2011 09:38:00 AM

Fredrik Modin (upper body) is expected to return Friday.

It will be Modin's first game since February 7th. He has no fantasy value.
Fri, Feb 25, 2011 12:26:00 PM

Fredrik Modin (upper body) is on the injured reserve list.

The move could be retroactive February 7th, which means that Modin could be activated at Atlanta's convenience. Modin should still be considered day-to-day for now.
Thu, Feb 17, 2011 01:31:00 PM

Fredrik Modin (upper body) didn't participate in Thursday's practice.

There's still a chance that Modin will play on Friday, but the odds aren't in his favor. Modin left Monday's game in the second period due to an upper body injury.
Fri, Feb 11, 2011 10:24:00 AM

Fredrik Modin (upper body) might be able to resume practices on Thursday.

He didn't skate on Wednesday after leaving Monday's game against Toronto in the second period with an upper-body ailment.
Wed, Feb 9, 2011 05:09:00 PM

Fredrik Modin left Monday's loss to Toronto in the second period with an upper-body injury.

In 5:29 of ice time, he had one shot on goal before leaving the game and not returning. Consider him day-to-day for now until we can update his condition.
Tue, Feb 8, 2011 08:16:00 AM

Fredrik Modin was activated from the IL on Sunday after missing the past six games with a mid-body injury.

He dressed in Atlanta captain Andrew Ladd's place on a line with Rich Peverley and Niclas Bergfors against the Lightning. Ladd (lower body) and Evander Kane (mid-body) missed the game because of injury, so the Thrashers made the move to get Modin back on the active roster. He played over 16 minutes in the contest, but was held off the scoresheet in a 7-1 loss to Tampa Bay. Modin has just nine points in 29 games this season.
Mon, Jan 24, 2011 08:28:00 AM

Fredrik Modin (mid-body) has been placed on injured reserve by the Thrashers.

He has sat out the past four games with a mid-body injury and is expected to miss Thursday's game versus Tampa Bay as well. Modin has been skating at practice recently, but a return to the lineup remains uncertain at this time. He has collected nine points in 28 appearances this season when he's been healthy.
Thu, Jan 20, 2011 08:27:00 AM

Fredrik Modin (mid-body) returned to practice Tuesday.

Modin has missed four straight games with the ailment. There's still no known timetable for his return. We'll keep you posted.
Tue, Jan 18, 2011 12:36:00 PM

Fredrik Modin did not practice on Thursday due to a mid-body injury.

He received an injection in the affected area, suspected to be his back, and will be re-evaluated on Friday when it is expected he will be able to return to the ice. Stay tuned.
Fri, Jan 14, 2011 08:06:00 AM

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