Boston Bruins
Boston Bruins
Linus Arnesson
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LinusArnesson
POSITION: Defenseman
HEIGHT: 6' 1"
SHOOTS: Left
WEIGHT: 188
BIRTHDATE: 09/21/1994
AGE: 21
BIRTHPLACE: Stockholm, SWE
DRAFTED: BOS: 2013-60 overall

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

2014-15: Joined Providence/AHL at the conclusion of his European season and had 1-3=4 totals with six penalty minutes in 11 games played ... Recorded his first professional point with an assist in his first pro game on Mar. 21 vs. Bridgeport ... Scored his first pro goal on Apr. 10 vs. Worcester ... Did not play in the post-season.

EUROPE: Played four full seasons in Sweden for Djurgarden with 1-11=12 totals in 123 games ... Also spent time with the Djurgarden junior team and had 3-16=19 totals in 61 junior games played.

TRANSACTIONS: Boston's first pick, 60th overall, in the 2013 NHL Entry Draft.

ETC.: Full name, Linus Arnesson ... Single ... Twitter, @ArnessonLinus.

CONTRACT STATUS: Is in year two of a three-year entry level contract.