Victor Crus Rydberg
Victor Crus Rydberg (born March 21, 1995) is a Swedish ice hockey player. He is currently playing with the Kalmar HC of the Hockeyettan (Division.1). He previously played originally with Linköpings in the Swedish J20 SuperElit and Elitserien. Rydberg was selected by the New York Islanders in the 5th round (136th overall) of the 2013 NHL Entry Draft.
|Victor Crus Rydberg|
March 21, 1995|
|Height||5 ft 11 in (180 cm)|
|Weight||203 lb (92 kg; 14 st 7 lb)|
Bridgeport Sound Tigers
136th overall, 2013|
New York Islanders
He made his Elitserien debut playing with Linköpings HC during the 2012–13 Elitserien season. After his first major junior North American season in 2013–14 with the Plymouth Whalers of the Ontario Hockey League, Rydberg joined Islanders' affiliate, the Bridgeport Sound Tigers on an amateur try-out for the remainder of the year on March 31, 2014.
At the conclusion of his major junior career with the Whalers, Cruc Rydberg returned to Sweden in signing with HockeyAllsvenskan club, HC Vita Hästen. In the 2015–16 season, Rydberg contributed with 8 goals and 12 points in 45 games. In the following off-season, Rydberg as a free agent opted to continue his playing career in the third-tier Hockeyettan with Vimmerby HC on June 23, 2016.
Regular season and playoffsEdit
|2013–14||Bridgeport Sound Tigers||AHL||7||0||0||0||0||—||—||—||—||—|
|2015–16||HC Vita Hästen||Allsv||45||8||4||12||14||—||—||—||—||—|
- "2012-13 Linköpings HC player statistics". Eliteprospects.com. May 2, 2013. Retrieved May 2, 2013.
- "Sound Tigers sign two to ATO's". Bridgeport Sound Tigers. March 31, 2014. Retrieved March 31, 2014.
- "NHL drafted center Crus Rydberg signs for Vimmerby Hockey" (in Swedish). Vimmerby HC. June 23, 2016. Retrieved June 23, 2016.