Vegas Golden Knights acquire defenseman Carl Dahlstrom

Carl Dahlstrom
Posted at 8:22 AM, Oct 09, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-09 11:22:18-04

Vegas Golden Knights General Manager Kelly McCrimmon has announced the following roster transaction: the team has acquired defenseman Carl Dahlstrom and a conditional fourth-round draft selection in the 2022 NHL Entry Draft from the Winnipeg Jets in exchange for forward Paul Stastny.

Dahlstrom, 25, has recorded 10 points (0 G, 10 A) to go with 12 penalty minutes in 64 career NHL games. The Stockholm, Sweden native appeared in 15 games for the Jets during the 2019-20 season and posted one assist. He made his NHL debut with the Chicago Blackhawks on February 10, 2018 at the Minnesota Wild. Dahlstrom was selected in the second round (51st overall) of the 2013 NHL Entry Draft by the Chicago Blackhawks.

Carl Dahlström, Defenseman

Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden
Height: 6-4
Weight: 231 lbs.
Age: 25
Draft: Selected by Chicago Blackhawks in the second round (51st overall) in the 2013 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left


  • Appeared in 15 games for the Winnipeg Jets during the 2019-20 season, collecting one point with 6 PIM
  • Played in a total of 64 games in the NHL, collecting 10 points (0 G, 10 A) with the Jets and Blackhawks
  • Named to the 2017-18 AHL All-Star Game as a member of the Rockford IceHogs
  • Spent three seasons playing with Linköping HC of the Swedish Hockey League after being drafted by the Blackhawks