Patrick Cehlin (pæt-rek se-liːn) (born July 27, 1991) is a Swedish professional ice hockey player, currently an unrestricted free agent. He most recently played for Luleå HF in the Swedish Hockey League (SHL). Cehlin was formerly a prospect for the Nashville Predators of the National Hockey League.
July 27, 1991|
|Height||5 ft 11 in (180 cm)|
|Weight||185 lb (84 kg; 13 st 3 lb)|
126th overall, 2010|
Cehlin joined Djurgården's U18 team in May 2006 from his first club, Flemingsbergs IK. He became Swedish U18 champion with Djurgården for the 2007–08 season. Cehlin made his Elitserien debut on December 26, 2008 against Rögle BK, but played in Djurgården's J20-team for most of the 2008–09 season. He scored his first goal in Elitserien on October 8, 2009 against Luleå HF.
Cehlin was drafted in the 5th round (126th overall) of the 2010 NHL draft by the Nashville Predators. He was signed to a three-year entry level contract with the Predators on June 5, 2012. Cehlin played his first North American game on October 12, 2012, against the Grand Rapids Griffins as a member of the Milwaukee Admirals where he tallied his first two career goals.
On May 19, 2015, after spending half of the previous season in Sweden on loan from the Predators with Leksands IF, Cehlin opted to continue his career in his native land in signing a two-year contract with Rögle BK.
Regular season and playoffsEdit
- "9. PATRICK CEHLIN". swehockey.se. Swedish Ice Hockey Association. Retrieved 2010-01-21.
- Jerker Dammbro (2006-05-02). "Förändringar i juniortrupperna". difhockey.se (in Swedish). Djurgårdens IF Hockey. Archived from the original on 2012-03-22. Retrieved 2010-01-21.
- Thomas Alexanderson (2008-12-26). "Juniorer fyller på mot Rögle". difhockey.se (in Swedish). Djurgårdens IF Hockey. Archived from the original on 2012-03-22. Retrieved 2010-01-21.
- Peter Sundkvist (2009-10-08). "Luleå bröt tung trend mot Djurgården". sr.se (in Swedish). Sveriges Radio. Retrieved 2010-01-21.
- Daniel Uhlin (2009-10-08). "Säsongens andra förlust". difhockey.se (in Swedish). Djurgårdens IF Hockey. Archived from the original on 2009-12-24. Retrieved 2010-01-21.
- "Predators Round Out 2010 Draft Class with Three Forwards, Two Defensemen". predators.nhl.com. Nashville Predators. 26 June 2010. Retrieved 27 June 2010.
- "Preds sign 2010 draft pick Cehlin". Nashville Predators. 2012-06-05. Retrieved 2012-06-05.
- "Three contract signings clear" (in Swedish). Rögle BK. 2015-05-19. Archived from the original on 2015-05-20. Retrieved 2015-05-19.
- Biographical information and career statistics from Eliteprospects.com, or Eurohockey.com, or The Internet Hockey Database
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