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Markus Naslund
Markus Naslund
Left Wing
(NAZ-luhnd)
Number: 19
Height: 6' 0"
Weight: 191
Shoots: Left
Born: 30 Jul 1973
Birthplace: Ornskoldsvik, Sweden
Acquired: Traded to Vancouver from Pittsburgh on Mar. 20, 1996 in exchange for Alek Stojanov
Drafted: PIT / 1991 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 1st (16th overall)
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