Johan Fransson
Johan Fransson
Defenseman
Number: 40
Height: 6' 1"
Weight: 192
Shoots: Left
Born: Feb 18, 1985
Birthplace: Kalix, Sweden
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Acquired: From Dallas with Jaroslav Modry, a second-round selection in the 2007 NHL Entry Draft (Oscar Moller), a third-round selection in the 2007 NHL Entry Draft (Bryan Cameron) and a first-round selection in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft (later traded to Anaheim on June 20, 2008) for Mattias Norstrom, Konstantin Pushkarev, a third-round selection in the 2007 NHL Entry Draft and a fourth-round selection in the 2007 NHL Entry Draft on Feb. 27, 2007.
Drafted: DAL / 2004 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 2nd (34th overall)
2010-11: Among SKA St. Petersburg (KHL) defensemen he ranked: tied for second in points, third in goals and second in assists…Helped SKA St. Petersburg advance to the KHL’s Western Conference Semifinals.

2009-10: Among Swedish Elite League (SEL) defensemen he ranked: sixth in points, tied for sixth in goals and tied for ninth in assists…Led Lulea HF defensemen in goals, assists and points…Second on club with 22:59 TOI/gm (12th in SEL).

2008-09: Released by Linkoping HC (SEL) in January 2009 and signed with HC Lugano of the Swiss National League.

2007-08: Third among Linkoping HC defensemen in points and assists…Second among club defensemen in goals and with 20:39 TOI/gm…Helped Linkoping HC advance to the SEL Finals.

2006-07: Loaned by Vastra Frolunda HC Goteborg (SEL) to Assat Pori of the Finnish Elite League (FNL)…Traded from Frolunda to Linkoping HC…Helped Linkoping HC advance to the SEL Finals.

2005-06: Fifth among Lulea HF defensemen in points…Second on club in penalty minutes.

2004-05: Tied for fifth among Lulea HF defensemen in points.

2003-04: Tied for fifth among Lulea HF defensemen in points…Named SEL Rookie of the Year.

2002-03: Missed most of season with Lulea HF due to a groin injury.
 
TRANSACTIONS:  Selected by Dallas in the second round (34th overall) in the 2004 NHL Entry Draft.  

INTERNATIONAL PLAY:
Played for Team Sweden at the following tournaments: World Junior Championships (2005, 6 GP, 0-0=0), (2004, 6 GP, 3-0=3, led club in goals).