Vancouver Canucks
Markus Naslund
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MarkusNaslund
POSITION: Left Wing
HEIGHT: 6' 0"
SHOOTS: Left
WEIGHT: 191
BIRTHDATE: 30/07/1973
BIRTHPLACE: Ornskoldsvik, SWE
DRAFTED: PIT: 1991-16 overall
AWARDS:
Ted Lindsay Award (1)

CAREER
Most Goals in a Game 4 Twice (Latest Dec. 9/03 vs PIT)br>Most Assists in a Game 5 Feb. 25/03 vs ATL
Most Points in a Game 6 Feb. 25/03 vs ATL
Career Hat Tricks 11

2007-08 NHL SEASON
Recorded his 30th assist, Apr. 1/08 vs COL
Scored his 25th goal of the season, Mar. 30/08 vs CGY
Collected his 29th assist, Mar. 26/08 at COL
Scored his 24th goal on the power play, Mar. 25/08 at CGY
Named second star after recording three points (1-2-3), Mar. 15/08 at DAL
Recorded his 26th assist, Mar. 8/08 vs STL
Notched one goal on the power play, Feb. 19/08 at MIN
Recorded two points (1-1-2) and named first star, Feb. 16/08 vs EDM
Scored the game tying goal with 1:18 remaining and was named 3rd star, Feb. 10/08 vs CHI
Named third star after recording two goals, Feb. 5/08 at DAL
Registered two assists, Feb. 1/08 at FLA
Recorded one goal, Jan. 29/08 vs DAL
Earned his 22nd assist, Jan. 19/08 vs LA
Scored two goals and was named 2nd star, Dec. 18/07 vs NJ
Tied the franchise scoring record (724 PTS) with an assist, Nov. 29/07 vs CBJ
Scored his 11th goal and 11th assist, Nov. 27/07 vs ANA
Scored a hat trick, extending his points streak to four games (6-2-8) and was named 1st star, Nov. 21/07 at MIN
Scored on the power play, had an assist, named 2nd star, Nov. 20/07 at EDM
Registered two points (1-1-2) and was named 2nd star, Nov. 18/07 vs CGY

SEASON HIGHLIGHTS
Played his 1,000th career NHL game becoming the 226th player to reach the milestone in League history, scored one goal, Jan. 17/08 at DET
Surpassed 800 career points on Dec. 27/07 vs Calgary
Set the franchise scoring record (725 PTS) with an assist and named second star, Dec. 5/07 at CHI
Registered his 500th career point as Canucks Captain, Oct. 26/07 @ WSH

PERSONAL
Markus and his wife Lotta have three children, Rebecca, Isabella and Alex…Has one dog, Max…Enjoys boating, waterskiing, jetskiing and playing tennis…Devotes a lot of time to community initiatives including Nazzy’s Suite 19…Spends his summers in his hometown in Sweden…Lists Tampa and Miami as his favourite road cities to visit…If he could spend time with any three people, he would choose Mike Myers, Dana Carvey and Robin Williams…First international playing experience came in Russia during the 1989 Four Nations Tournament…Haken Loob was his boyhood idol…First hockey memory was of his first practice when he couldn’t skate…Enjoys watching tennis, listing Roger Federer as his favourite player.

NHL FIRSTS
First Game: Oct.05.93 at PHI
First Goal: Nov.09.93 at STL
First Assist: Nov.16.93 vs PHI

FEATURES

O Captain! My Captain!
Top Line is Top of the Line
Captain Confidence
Naslund hits 1,000

Tricked Into Silence
Captain's Message
The New Fall Line-up
Naslund and the News
Ready For More
Four-Midable Players
Oh Captain, Eur Captain
Super-Stitious
The Shooting Game