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Robert Nilsson
Robert Nilsson
Right Wing
(NIHL-son)
Number: 12
Height: 5' 11"
Weight: 185
Shoots: Left
Born: 10 Jan 1985
Birthplace: Calgary, AB, Canada
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Acquired: Obtained from the NY Islanders, along with Ryan O'Marra and a first round draft choice (Alex Plante) in the 2007 NHL Entry Draft, in exchange for Ryan Smyth on February 27, 2007.
Drafted: NYI / 2003 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 1st (15th overall)

2009/10 Notes: Finished the season with 27 points (11G, 16A), -17 and 12 PIM in 60 GP...had three multi-point games...played in his first game of the season and added an assist on Oct. 6 vs. DAL...played in his 200th career NHL game on Oct. 29 vs DET...injured Nov. 8 at COL with concussion...returned from injury and scored a goal (GWG) on Dec. 3 @ DET...had an assist on Dec. 5 @ DAL...posted an assist and scored on the shootout on Dec. 7 @ FLA...recorded his 100th career NHL point on Dec. 11 @ STL...scored 2 goals and led team with 6 shots on Dec. 17 vs. NAS...scored the only Oilers goal on Dec. 23 @ MIN...scored the lone Oilers goal on Jan. 2 @ SJS...had 2 assists on Jan. 22 vs. DAL...scored a goal and added an assist on Mar. 15 @ CBJ



Last Game: Apr. 10/09 vs Calgary (0-0-0, 0 PIM, +1, 12:35)br>NY Islanders 1st choice, 15th overall, in 2003 NHL Entry Draft.
Career Oilers Stats: 139 GP 20-51-71 52 PIM
Career NHL Stats: 192 GP 26-65-91 78 PIM
Career Hat Tricks: 0 Career Penalty Shots: 0
Season Highs: Goals - 1, 9x, Last - Mar. 14 vs COL; Assists - 3, Mar. 19 at COL; Points - 3, Mar. 19 at COL (0-3-3); PIM - 2, 13x, Last - Mar. 24 vs DET
Multiple Games: Goals - 0; Assists - 0; Points - 2
Shootout Goals-Attempts: 2008-09: 2-5; Career: 6-12 (2 SDG)br>- Scored 9-20-29 with 26 PIM & was +1in 64 GP.
- Scored 0-3-3 at COL (Mar. 19) for a single-game career-high in both assists and points.
- Had a two-game scoring streak (0-4-4; Mar. 19-20) ended at MIN (Mar. 22).
- Had a two-game goal scoring streak (2-0-2; Mar. 12-14) ended vs STL (Mar. 17).
- Had a four-game assist & point scoring streak (0-4-4; Feb. 5-11) ended at LAK (Feb. 14).
- The four-game assist streak equals his career-high (twice, last Mar. 2-9/08).
- Scored shootout deciding goal & assisted on Sheldon Souray's goal in 2-1 road win at STL (Feb. 5) & had assists at DET (Feb. 7), at MIN (Feb. 8) & vs MTL (Feb. 11).
- Scored points (1-7-8) in 7 of 10 games (Jan. 27-Feb. 16).
- Had a three-game scoring streak (1-3-4; Jan. 27-Feb. 1) ended vs CHI (Feb. 3).
- Activated from NHL IRL on Jan. 20 after missing 5 games (Jan. 11-18) due to a concussion.
- Played his 100th career Oilers game vs Chicago (Dec. 16).
- Played 150th NHL game and scored 50th assist at STL (Nov. 29).
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