Samuel Pahlsson was born in Ange, Sweden and began his professional career in Sweden for Modo Hockey, where he played with Daniel and Henrik Sedin. Pahlsson was a member of the 2007 Stanley Cup Champion Anaheim Ducks and 2006 Olympic Gold medal-winning Team Sweden. To add to his personal achievements, in 2006–07 Pahlsson was nominated for the Selke Trophy.
First Game: Oct. 5/00 vs. OTT
First Goal: Oct. 20/00 vs. CGY
First Assist: Oct. 9/00 vs. FLA