Kevin Stenlund (born 20 September 1996) is a Swedish professional ice hockey forward. He is currently playing with the Cleveland Monsters of the American Hockey League (AHL) as a prospect of the Columbus Blue Jackets of the National Hockey League (NHL). Stenlund was drafted by the Blue Jackets 58th overall in the 2015 NHL Entry Draft.
September 20, 1996|
|Height||6 ft 4 in (193 cm)|
|Weight||201 lb (91 kg; 14 st 5 lb)|
|NHL team (P)|
Columbus Blue Jackets|
Cleveland Monsters (AHL)
58th overall, 2015|
Columbus Blue Jackets
Stenlund made his Swedish Hockey League debut playing with HV71 during the 2014–15 SHL season. On 30 May 2015, Stenlund was signed to a two-year first team contract extension to remain with HV71.
On May 23, 2017, Stenlund signed his first NHL contract, agreeing to a three-year, entry-level deal with the Columbus Blue Jackets. In the 2017–18 season, he was returned on loan to continue his development in the SHL with HV71. Stenlund eclipsed his previous points totals in recording 15 assists and 22 points in 43 games before suffering an early exit with the club in the Wild Card round. Having completed the season with HV71, Stenlund was re-assigned to play out the remainder of the season with the Blue Jackets AHL affiliate, the Cleveland Monsters, on March 17, 2018.
|2015–16||HC Vita Hästen||Allsv||1||0||0||0||0||—||—||—||—||—|
|2018–19||Columbus Blue Jackets||NHL||4||0||0||0||4||—||—||—||—||—|
Awards and honorsEdit
- "Kevin Stenlund 2015 NHL draft prospect profile". inlouwetrust.com. 2 June 2015. Retrieved 2 June 2015.
- "Stenlund signs an extension with HV71". HV71 (in Swedish). 30 March 2015. Retrieved 30 March 2015.
- "CBJ sign center Kevin Stenlund to three-year, entry-level deal". Columbus Blue Jackets. 23 May 2017. Retrieved 23 May 2017.
- "Blue Jackets assign center Kevin Stenlund to Cleveland Monsters". Columbus Blue Jackets. 17 March 2018. Retrieved 17 March 2018.
- "HV71 wins championship" (in Swedish). aftonbladet.se. 30 April 2017. Retrieved 30 April 2017.