Colorado Avalanche
Colorado Avalanche
Wilhelm Westlund
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WilhelmWestlund
POSITION: Defenseman
HEIGHT: 6' 0"
SHOOTS: Left
WEIGHT: 178
BIRTHDATE: 03/15/1995
AGE: 19
BIRTHPLACE: Stockholm, SWE
DRAFTED: COL: 2013-183 overall
2013-14: Spent the majority of the season with Farjestad Jr., appearing in 34 games…Recorded 17 points (2g/15a) with a +15 plus/minus rating…Also dressed in six playoff contests for the junior club, tallying seven points (2g/5a)…Appeared in five games and had three points (1g/2a) in Sweden’s U20 Super Challenge with Farjestad Jr.…Played 11 professional regular-season games with Farjestad BK of the Swedish Hockey League…Member of the team during its trip to North America in February for exhibition games against the American Hockey League…Took part in the AHL’s All-Star Skills Competition and All-Star Game in St. John’s, Newfoundland from Feb. 11-12…Also played in an exhibition contest against the AHL’s Toronto Marlies.

2012-13:
Appeared in 26 regular season games and six postseason contests with Farjestad of the Swedish Elite League…Also skated in 33 games for Farjestad Jr., where he had 15 points (3g/12a) and a team-high 76 penalty minutes…His 15 points ranked third among club defensemen…Added three assists in five playoff games…Was rated No. 15 among international skaters in Central Scouting’s final rankings for the 2013 NHL Draft.

2011-12: Played for the Farjestad Under-18 Team and Farjestad Jr.

2010-11: Made his debut with Farjestad’s Under-18 Team.