Legends of Hockey -- NHL Player Search -- Player -- Peter Gustavsson
Left-winger Peter Gustavsson played a couple of games for the Colorado Rockies in 1981-82. He was a solid two-way performer who was best known for his work in the Swedish Elite League.

Born in Bollebydg, Sweden Gustavsson spent two years as a utility player with Vastra Frolunda beginning in 1977-78. In 1979-80 he broke through with 14 goals after being given more ice time and responsibility.

Gustavsson signed as a free agent with the Rockies in May, 1981 but spent most of the next season with the Fort Worth Texans of the CHL. He abandoned his North American experiment after a year and returrned to Vastra Frolunda where he competed for two more years before retiring in 1984.

REGULAR SEASON PLAYOFFS
Season Club League GP G A TP PIM +/- GP G A TP PIM
1977-78 Vastra Frolunda HC Goteborg Sweden 16 1 5 6 0
1978-79 Vastra Frolunda HC Goteborg Sweden 35 2 1 3 4
1979-80 Vastra Frolunda HC Goteborg Sweden 36 14 8 22 12 8 2 1 3 0
1980-81 Vastra Frolunda HC Goteborg Sweden 31 13 15 28 19 2 0 1 1 4
1981-82 Colorado Rockies NHL 2 0 0 0 0 -1
1981-82 Fort Worth Texans CHL 59 8 11 19 4
1982-83 Vastra Frolunda HC Goteborg Sweden 36 15 13 28 26
1983-84 Vastra Frolunda HC Goteborg Sweden 35 13 13 26 8
1984-85 Vastra Frolunda HC Goteborg Sweden-2 22 9 15 24 12
1985-86 Vastra Frolunda HC Goteborg Sweden-2 27 14 16 30 16 3 5 2 7 0
1986-87 Vastra Frolunda HC Goteborg Sweden-2 29 22 16 38 18 2 0 0 0 0
1987-88 Vastra Frolunda HC Goteborg Sweden-2 34 20 16 36 10 10 3 3 6 0
1988-89 Vastra Frolunda HC Goteborg Sweden-2 34 16 19 35 14 11 2 5 7 2
1989-90 Vastra Frolunda HC Goteborg Sweden 34 5 7 12 10
1990-1993
1993-94 Harryda HC Sweden-3 29 13 25 38 6
NHL Totals 2 0 0 0 0


Signed as a free agent by Colorado, May 11, 1981.