Edmonton Oilers
Edmonton Oilers
Viktor Fasth
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POSITION: Goaltender
HEIGHT: 6' 0"
CATCHES: Left
WEIGHT: 181
BIRTHDATE: 08/08/1982
AGE: 32
BIRTHPLACE: Kalix, SWE
DRAFTED: undrafted
2013-14 HIGHLIGHTS:
  • Recorded his 2nd win as an Oiler (34 saves) against his former team on Apr. 6 vs. ANA
  • Posted his first win as an Oiler (28 saves) in his Oilers debut on Mar. 11 @ MIN  
  • Acquired from Anaheim on Mar. 4, in exchange for a 5th round pick in the 2014 NHL Draft and a 3rd round pick in the 2015 NHL Draft
  • Posted 15 saves in his first win of the season on Oct. 6 @ WPG

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS:
  • Became the 3rd NHL goaltender all-time to win his first eight-or-more career decisions (joining Ray Emery and Bob Froese) (2012-13)
  • Completed the season ranked 12th in the NHL in GAA, 13th in SV%, and tied for sixth in shutouts (2012-13)
  • Picked up his 1st career shutout in a 3-0 win (31 saves), Feb. 6 @ COL (2012-13)
  • Made his NHL debut and recorded his 1st career NHL win on Jan. 26 vs. NSH (2012-13)
  • Earned his first North American win with Norfolk on Jan. 18 vs. St. John’s, stopping 20-of-22 shots and all five shootout attempts for a 3-2 victory. (2012-13)
  • Won his consecutive Honken Trophy as the Swedish Elite League’s Goaltender of the Year (2011-12)
  • Awarded Honken Trophy as the Swedish Elite League’s Goaltender of the Year (2010-11)  
  • Named the SEL Player of the Year (Golden Puck Award) and was a member of the 2010-11 SEL 
All-Star team (2010-11)

INTERNATIONAL HIGHLIGHTS:
  • Represented Sweden at the 2012 World Hockey Championship in Helsinki and Stockholm (2011-12)
  • Backstopped Sweden to a silver medal at the 2011 World Hockey Championship and was named the tournament’s Most Valuable Player and Top Goaltender (2010-11)