|Hockey Hall of Fame, 2012|
Sundin with the Maple Leafs in 1997
February 13, 1971 |
Bromma, Stockholm, Sweden
|Height||5 ft 11 in (180 cm)|
|Weight||195 lb (88 kg; 13 st 13 lb)|
|Played for||Quebec Nordiques
Toronto Maple Leafs
Nacka HK (Allsvenskan)
Djurgårdens IF (SEL)
|NHL Draft||1st overall, 1989
Mats Johan Sundin (born February 13, 1971) is a Swedish retired professional ice hockey player. Sundin played a career total of 18 seasons in the National Hockey League (NHL). He played for the Quebec Nordiques, Toronto Maple Leafs, and Vancouver Canucks. Sundin served as the team captain of the Toronto Maple Leafs for 11 seasons. When the 2007–08 NHL season ended, Sundin became the longest serving non-North American born captain in NHL history. He last played 41 games with the Vancouver Canucks in the 2008–09 NHL season before he announced his retirement on September 30, 2009.
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- "VIDEO: One-on-one with Hockey Hall of Fame Inductee Mats Sundin". The Hockey News. Retrieved 2014-06-24.
- "Sundin announces end to brilliant career". NHL. Retrieved 2014-06-24.
- "2012 Hall inductees: Sundin, Sakic, Oates, Bure". NHL. Retrieved 2014-06-24.