Viktor Fasth
POSITION: Goaltender
HEIGHT: 6' 0"
BIRTHDATE: 08/08/1982
DRAFTED: undrafted
Signed as a free agent by Anaheim, May 21, 2012. Signed as a free agent by Tingsryds (Sweden-2), September 21, 2012. Traded to Edmonton by Anaheim for Edmonton's 5th round choice (Matthew Berkovitz) in 2014 Entry Draft and Edmonton's 3rd round choice (later traded to Tampa Bay Tampa Bay selected Dennis Yan) in 2015 Entry Draft, March 4, 2014.
  • 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

  • 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)

  • 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)