71 Djurgårdens IF SHL – 2122. Hes dynamic makes plays at pace.
But then shows his vision with the pass across going through.
William eklund. William Eklund has inherited his Dads heart. He is 72 below in all the videos dark blue or white. As discussed in previous editions there are some defensive studs in this draft.
12 2002 Place of Birth. Eklund is an 18-year-old who starred as a teenager for Djurgårdens IF. Ranked 3 by CONSOLIDATED RANKING Ranked 2 by ELITEPROSPECTSCOM Ranked 3 by FCHOCKEY Ranked 6 by NEUTRAL ZONE Ranked 3 by MCKEENS HOCKEY.
October 12 2002 Birthplace. But lets not overlook some of the talented snipers lurking in the top-10 and William Eklund certainly falls into this category. Hes still the drafts most gifted offensive forward and probably its most credible dual-threat scorer.
William Eklund 18 scored 11 goals and 23 points in 40 games playing with Djurgarden in Swedens top professional league last season. Swedish teenager William Eklund was already elated to be drafted seventh overall by the Sharks on Friday. Eklund though wasnt going to slip by the San Jose Sharks.
Enters the zone finding the lane to get past the defender fighting off the poke check. Draft Countdown 4 William Eklund. Per Elite Prospects Draft Guide.
Eklund was ranked by NHL Central Scouting as the top international skater. The San Jose Sharks have drafted William Eklund with the seventh pick of the 2021 NHL Draft. William Eklund may very well be the first forward taken in the 2021 draft but for most.
What were they saying. Eklund also is incredibly dangerous near the goal and his confidence under the pressure of a collapsing slot or slot area doesnt force him into rushed attempts. Scouting for the 2021 NHL Entry Draft had its issues but a player everyone was talking about was Swedish forward William Eklund whom the San Jose Sharks selected at seventh overall on Friday evening.
Theres so much praise for Eklund. William Give me the puck and Ill do it myself Eklund plays for Djurgårdens of the Swedish Hockey League a team you may recall that is also home to Devils prospect Alexander HoltzHes a Swedish native hailing straight from Stockholm. Hockeys Arsenal is once again joining forces with Justin Froese to look at one of the most interesting NHL draft-eligible players William Eklund.
Djurgardens IF SHL Date of Birth. Then San Jose defenseman Erik Karlsson. CLW NHL Draft Eligibility.
SAN JOSE CA – With the seventh overall selection in the 2021 NHL Draft the San Jose Sharks SanJoseSharks selected William Eklund. The Haninge native has been plying his trade with Djurgardens in the SHL for the past two. William Eklund stands just a sliver under 5-foot-10 officially 5-9 ¾ on NHL Central Scoutings list of international skaters but the Swedish forward.
Eklund is a prospect that already has a million great habits. Djurgårdens IF 71 Date of Birth. The Sharks selected Eklund a.
Eklund is a multi-faceted goal scorer and open-ice threat. 51 rows William Eklund. As would be expected therefore his forechecking is relentless and he causes turnovers regularly with a very active stick.
Eklund is 510 and 172 putting him right around average size for offensive prospects. He can beat you with a slapper off the pass or hit his short-side targets with wristers from in close or sharp angles. William Eklund fell a little bit further than expected Friday in the first round of the NHL Draft.
The San Jose Sharks selected Swedish-born forward William Eklund with the seventh-overall pick in the first round of the NHL Draft on Friday. William Eklund is a pretty special player. He never gives up on a play even if every-one on ice left it for dead a long time before.
Pronunciation Bookmark Add to Roster. It was the Sharks highest-overall pick since 2003 when they selected forward Milan Michalek sixth overall. Photo by Andreas L Eriksson BILDBYRÅN.