Legends of Hockey -- NHL Player Search -- Player -- Joakim Lindstrom
Joakim Lindstrom was born December 5, 1983 in Skelleftea, Sweden. The second round, 41st overall selection of the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 2002 NHL Entry Draft, Lindstrom honed his skills with Modo of the SEL before making his North American debut in the later stages of the 2004-05 season.

After five seasons with Modo, Lindstrom joined the AHL's Syracuse Crunch following the 2004-05 swedish season and went to play 13 games with the club before becoming a mainstay on the roster in 2005-06.

Lindstrom spent the majority of his first full season in North American with Syracuse while seeing limited action with the parent club in Columbus. In 2007-08, he saw action in 25 games with the Blue Jackets before the club dealt the Skelleftea native to the Anaheim Ducks.

REGULAR SEASON PLAYOFFS
Season Club League GP G A TP PIM +/- GP G A TP PIM
1999-00 MoDo HK Ornskoldsvik U18 Swe-U18 17 6 14 20 32
1999-00 MIF Redhawks Malmo Jr. Swe-Jr. 10 4 4 8 2
2000-01 MIF Redhawks Malmo Jr. Swe-Jr. 12 7 14 21 46 4 2 3 5 24
2000-01 MoDo HK Ornskoldsvik Sweden 10 2 3 5 2 7 0 1 1 0
2000-01 Sweden WJ18-A 6 2 5 7 2
2001-02 MIF Redhawks Malmo Jr. Swe-Jr. 10 9 6 15 67
2001-02 IF Troja-Ljungby Sweden-2 3 0 0 0 12
2001-02 MODO Hockey Ornskoldsvik Sweden 42 4 3 7 20 14 3 5 8 8
2002-03 MODO Hockey Ornskoldsvik Sweden 29 4 2 6 14 6 1 1 2 2
2002-03 MIF Redhawks Malmo Jr. Swe-Jr. 2 5 1 6 8
2002-03 Ornskoldsviks SK Sweden-2 2 1 1 2 4
2002-03 Sweden WJC-A 6 2 3 5 6
2003-04 MODO Hockey Ornskoldsvik Sweden 15 0 2 2 0
2003-04 IF Sundsvall Hockey Sweden-2 2 0 5 5 0
2004-05 MODO Hockey Ornskoldsvik Jr. Swe-Jr. 2 4 1 5 0
2004-05 MODO Hockey Ornskoldsvik Sweden 37 2 3 5 24
2004-05 Syracuse Crunch AHL 13 4 4 8 0 -2
2005-06 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL 3 0 0 0 0 0
2005-06 Syracuse Crunch AHL 64 14 29 43 52 +7 6 1 1 2 0
2006-07 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL 9 1 0 1 4 -3
2006-07 Syracuse Crunch AHL 50 22 26 48 34 +8
2007-08 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL 25 3 4 7 14 0
2007-08 Syracuse Crunch AHL 49 25 35 60 68 -12 13 4 3 7 6
2008-09 Iowa Chops AHL 21 7 14 21 33 -6
2008-09 Phoenix Coyotes NHL 44 9 11 20 28 -6
2008-09 San Antonio Rampage AHL 3 1 1 2 2 +1
2009-10 Torpedo Nizhny Novgorod KHL 55 10 20 30 62
2010-11 Skelleftea AIK Sweden 54 28 32 60 134 18 4 7 11 16
2011-12 Colorado Avalanche NHL 16 2 3 5 0 -9
2011-12 Skelleftea AIK Sweden 21 7 13 20 45 19 5 12 17 22
2012-13 Skelleftea AIK Sweden 53 18 36 54 56 13 4 7 11 4
NHL Totals 97 15 18 33 46


Traded to Anaheim by Columbus for Anaheim's 4th round choice (Mathieu Corbeil-Theriault) in 2010 Entry Draft, July 14, 2008. Claimed on waivers by Chicago from Anaheim, October 3, 2008. Claimed on waivers by Anaheim from Chicago, October 7, 2008. Traded to Phoenix by Anaheim for Logan Stephenson, December 3, 2008. Signed as a free agent by Novgorod (KHL). June 30, 2009. Signed as a free agent by Skelleftea (Sweden), May 18, 2010. Signed as a free agent by Colorado, June 16, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Skelleftea (Sweden), December 2, 2011.