Simon Fernholm

Simon Oscar Charlie Fernholm (born March 6, 1994) is a Swedish professional ice hockey defenceman, currently playing for AIK IF in the HockeyAllsvenskan (Allsv). He is the younger brother of Daniel Fernholm. He was selected 164th overall by the Nashville Predators in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft.

Simon Fernholm
Born (1994-03-06) March 6, 1994 (age 26)
Stockholm, Sweden
Height 6 ft 6 in (198 cm)
Weight 205 lb (93 kg; 14 st 9 lb)
Position Defence
Shoots Left
Allsv team
Former teams
AIK IF
Frölunda HC
NHL Draft 164th overall, 2012
Nashville Predators
Playing career 2012–present

Playing careerEdit

Fernholm made his Elitserien début with Frölunda HC on October 28, 2012, in a 6–3 road win against AIK IF, he had a primary assist on the game-winning goal.[1]

In the following 2013–14 season, Fernholm was hampered by a knee injury which limited him to just 16 games with the J20 squad.

On May 26, 2014, Fernholm left Frölunda in order to gain regular playing time and agreed to a one-year deal with IF Troja/Ljungby of the Hockeyettan.[2]

Career statisticsEdit

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2010–11 Huddinge IK J20 2 0 0 0 0
2011–12 Huddinge IK J20 47 3 12 15 12
2012–13 Frölunda HC J20 41 0 10 10 10 4 0 1 1 2
2012–13 Frölunda HC SEL 5 0 1 1 0
2013–14 Frölunda HC J20 16 3 6 9 8
2014–15 IF Troja/Ljungby Div.1 36 2 3 5 20 7 1 2 3 2
2015–16 Timrå IK J20 2 1 1 2 0
2015–16 Timrå IK Allsv 39 1 8 9 10 4 0 1 1 0
2016–17 AIK IF Allsv 31 2 7 9 6 8 0 2 2 2
2017–18 AIK IF Allsv 22 1 7 8 4 5 1 2 3 2
2017–18 AIK IF J20 2 0 1 1 0
2018–19 AIK IF Allsv 43 4 7 11 26 7 0 1 1 2
SHL totals 5 0 1 1 0

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Bodin, Uffe (2012-10-29). "En ny Fernholm presenterade sig" (in Swedish). Hockeysverige.se. Retrieved 2012-10-31.
  2. ^ "Trio ready for Troja". smalanningen.se. 2014-05-26. Retrieved 2014-05-26.

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