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Anders Hedberg

InternationalBegan to play for the Swedish National Team in 1969 at age 18 ... Played in 100 games for Sweden ... Participated at four World and European Championships ... Silver medalist at the World Championships in 1970 and 1973, bronze medalist in 1972 and 1974 ... Played at the 1976 and 1981 Canada Cup tournaments.

Career Played for MoDo AIK Ornskoldsvik (1967 to 1972) and Djurgardens IF Stockholm (1972 to 1974) ... Joined the Winnipeg Jets of the World Hockey Association before the 1974-75 season ... Played four seasons with the Jets ... Won AVCO Cup in 1976 and 1978 ... Played in 286 games with Winnipeg, recording 236 goals and 222 assists for 458 points (among the best totals in WHA history) ... Signed as a free agent with the New York Rangers in 1978 ... In seven seasons with the Rangers, recorded 172 goals and 225 assists for 397 points in 465 games ... Won the Bill Masterton Trophy in 1985.

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Career International Tournament Statistics
Year Tournament No. GP G A TP PIM
1981 Canada Cup 15 5 4 2 6 0
1979 Challenge Cup 15 2 0 0 0 0
1976 Canada Cup 20 5 3 2 5 4
1976 Izvestia/Baltica Cup 15 4 3 1 4 0
1974 World & European Championships -- Pool A 20 10 7 3 10 2
1973 Izvestia/Baltica Cup 20 4 2 0 2 2
1973 World & European Championships -- Pool A 20 10 2 5 7 0
1972 World & European Championships -- Pool A 20 10 6 5 11 4
1970 European Junior Championships -- Pool A - 5 6 - - -
1970 Izvestia/Baltica Cup 20 4 0 0 0 4
1970 World & European Championships -- Pool A 20 9 2 3 5 0
1969 European Junior Championships -- Pool A - 5 5 0 5 2
1969 Izvestia/Baltica Cup 12 5 1 - - -
1968 European Junior Championships -- Pool A - 5 6 1 7 0
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