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Anders Nilsson

26-Year-Old Goalie – St. Louis Blues

2015-16 NHL Stats

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10

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13

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3.12

SV%

.901

2015-16 NHL Projections

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2015-16 Fantasy Hockey Outlook

Donít look now, but Nilsson could become the backup goalie in Oil Country, replacing Ben Scrivens. And if it doesnít happen right out of camp, it could come before the season is too old. The Oil acquired his rights from the Blackhawks and promptly signed him to a one-year, o...

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SHOOTS: Left   HT: 6' 5"   WT: 227   DOB: 3/19/1990   BORN: Lulea, Sweden   DRAFTED: 3rd Rd, #62 Overall in 2009   Show ContractHide Contract

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Anders Nilsson Contract Information:

Signed a one-year (one-way), $1 million contract with the Oilers in July 2015.

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Nilsson was given a qualifying offer Monday from the Blues, Dhiren Mahiban of The Canadian Press reports.

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Anders Nilsson NHL Stats
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  Goalie Stats
Season Age League Team GP W L OTL SO GAA GA SA SV SV%
2011-12 21 NHL NYI 4 1 2 0 1 2.75 10 112 102 .911
2013-14 23 NHL NYI 19 8 7 2 0 3.11 57 548 491 .896
2015-16 25 NHL EDM 26 10 12 2 0 3.14 74 745 671 .901
2015-16 25 NHL STL 3 0 1 0 0 2.76 4 44 40 .909

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Anders Nilsson – Playing Time Overview

Depth Chart Status   (See Full Depth Chart)

#2 Goalie
  1. Jake Allen
  2. Anders Nilsson
  3. Jordan Binnington
St. Louis Blues

2015-16 Time On Ice Stats

29:06

Average Time On Ice

On average, Anders Nilsson was on the ice for 29:06.

Year Ice Time
2013-14 57:57
2015-16 54:21
2015-16 29:06

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2015-16 NHL Game Log   Anders Nilsson
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Apr 9 WAS 0 0 0 3.00 1 10 9 .900
Apr 7 @CHI Did Not Play
Apr 4 ARI Did Not Play
Apr 3 @COL 0 0 0 1.50 1 20 19 .950
Apr 1 BOS Did Not Play
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Mar 14 @CGY 0 1 0 4.44 2 14 12 .857
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Feb 6 MIN 0 0 0 3.00 1 13 12 .923
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Jan 18 PIT Did Not Play
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Jan 12 NJD 0 0 1 3.75 4 31 27 .871
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Dec 31 MIN Did Not Play
Dec 29 NAS 0 0 0 3.53 2 19 17 .895
Dec 27 @DAL 0 1 0 6.00 4 30 26 .867
Dec 26 DAL Did Not Play
Dec 22 @BOS Did Not Play
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Dec 19 CGY 0 1 0 5.00 5 29 24 .828
Dec 17 NAS Did Not Play
Dec 15 @WPG 0 1 0 3.05 3 20 17 .850
Dec 13 COL Did Not Play
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Dec 10 PHI Did Not Play
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Dec 5 TOR Did Not Play
Dec 4 @NYI 1 0 0 1.00 1 43 42 .977
Dec 1 FLA Did Not Play
Nov 28 CLM 1 0 0 1.88 2 41 39 .951
Nov 25 @PIT 0 1 0 3.05 3 26 23 .885
Nov 23 @BUF 0 1 0 1.03 1 30 29 .967
Nov 21 DET Did Not Play
Nov 19 BUF Did Not Play
Nov 17 @CLM Did Not Play
Nov 16 WPG Did Not Play
Nov 14 CHI Did Not Play
Nov 12 @NYR 0 1 0 4.00 4 21 17 .810
Nov 10 @NJD Did Not Play
Nov 7 @NAS Did Not Play
Nov 4 @CHI Did Not Play
Nov 3 LOS 1 0 0 2.03 2 22 20 .909
Oct 31 MIN Did Not Play
Oct 29 ANA Did Not Play
Oct 27 TAM Did Not Play
Oct 24 NYI Did Not Play
Oct 20 @MON Did Not Play
Oct 18 @WPG 1 0 0 0.98 1 34 33 .971
Oct 16 @VAN Did Not Play
Oct 15 @EDM Did Not Play
Oct 13 @CGY 0 1 0 3.05 3 51 48 .941
Oct 10 @MIN Did Not Play
Oct 8 EDM Did Not Play

Anders Nilsson: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Nilsson relieved Brian Elliott at the start of the third period, saving nine of 10 shots in Saturday's 5-1 loss to the Capitals.

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Nilsson stopped 19 of 20 shots after entering at the start of the second period of Sunday's win over the Avalanche.

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Nilsson entered Monday night's loss to the Flames after starter Jake Allen had allowed four goals in 17 shots. The 25-year-old Swede fared slightly better, giving up two goals in 14 shots while getting tagged with the loss.

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Nilsson was called up from Chicago of the American Hockey League on Saturday.

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Nilsson was traded to the Blues on Saturday for goalie Niklas Lundstrom and a fifth-round pick in 2016, TSN's Bob McKenzie reports, adding that Nilsson will be sent to AHL Chicago.

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Nilsson will be the backup to Cam Talbot in Anaheim on Friday.

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Nilsson will start in the crease Friday against the Ducks.

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Nilsson is expected to start Friday in Anaheim.

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Nilsson was recalled by the Oilers on Wednesday.

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Nilsson was reassigned to AHL Bakersfield on Wednesday, Jason Gregor of the Edmonton Journal reports.

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Nilsson allowed four goals on just 11 shots in Sunday's loss to the Islanders.

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Nilsson will start in the crease Sunday against the Islanders.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2015-16

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2014-15

Nilsson played pretty awfully when given a chance to start last season. Seeing the writing on the wall that he was going to be playing in the AHL this season, Nilsson elected to sign a contract and play in the KHL.

2013-14

Nilsson posted subpar numbers last season in the AHL but is still currently third on the depth chart for the organization. A strong camp for Nilsson and a weak one by Kevin Poulin could find Nilsson on Long Island in October but more than likely he will be the first goaltender called up should Poulin or Evgeni Nabokov suffer an injury.

2012-13

Nilsson is currently second or third on the Isles depth chart behind Evgeni Nabokov, but is certainly a young netminder to monitor. Nilsson recorded a 1-2-1 record in four starts and a shutout last season while with the big club. Depending upon how this season goes for the Islanders, either Nilsson or Kevin Poulin could be ready to take over the reigns as starting goalie as early as the 2013-14 campaign. Remember his name in keeper leagues and expect him to see a few starts if the Isles suffer any injuries to their netminders.

2011-12

At 6-foot-5 and 220-pounds, Nilsson is a huge netminder, but also athletic and agile. The Islanders are loaded in net and Nilsson has little to no chance of playing for the Isles this season. Even a starting job in Bridgeport of the AHL is unlikely as that may be Kevin Poulin's job.

2010-11

Nilsson was the Islanders third round choice in the 2008 draft. A curious move by the Isles as they have Rick DiPietro under contract until the end of time and drafted a goalie in the second round of that draft as well. Nilsson still could make the NHL next season if he performs well and/or DiPietro continues his history of injury problems.

2009-10

Taken in the third round of the 2009 Entry Draft, Nilsson is a big netminder the Islanders will wait to develop and adapt to North American hockey. He is expected to return to Sweden for the 2009-10 season.