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Henrik Zetterberg
NUMBER: 40 BIRTHDATE: October 9, 1980  (AGE 34)
HEIGHT: 6' 0" BIRTHPLACE: Njurunda, Sweden
WEIGHT: 195 DRAFTED: DET / 1999 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 7th   (210th overall)
AwardsSeasons
NHL Foundation Player Award 2012-2013
Conn Smythe Trophy 2007-2008
GAME HIGHS: Goals: 3 / Assists: 4 / Points: 5 ... HAT TRICKS: 5 / MULTI-PT GAMES: 184 CAREER: In the 6th season of a 12-year contract...2008 Stanley Cup champion...Named 36th captain in DET history, 1/15/13...2013 NHL Foundation Award...2008 Conn Smythe Trophy...2008 NHL Second All-Star Team...2006 Olympic gold and WC gold...2003 NHL All-Rookie Team...Four-time Olympian. 2014-15: Has points in each of his last 5 games...Set a career high with 11 SOG on 12/2 vs. FLA...Matched career best and set DET season-high with 4 assists on 10/17 at TOR...Picked up 9 points (3-6-9) during 4-game point streak, 10/17-10/23...Passed Ted Lindsay for 8th in DET history in points on 10/23. OTHER: Hosts guests from local children's hospitals at DRW home games in his Zetterberg Foundation Suite... Serves as the team spokesperson for the annual smoke detector collection, helping families in need across Metro Detroit...Scored the Stanley Cup-clinching goal in 2008.
Swedish Elite League Rookie of the Year (2001) NHL All-Rookie Team (2003) NHL Second All-Star Team (2008) Conn Smythe Trophy (2008) NHL Foundation Player Award (2013) Signed as a free agent by Timra (Sweden), September 20, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Zug (Swiss), October 8, 2012.
Quote of the Day

I don't know how he does it. I don't know how he gets his body parallel with the player and pulls it through his legs like that. I know he's tried it a couple times in practice and it's never worked, so how he does it in a game, it's incredible.

— Capitals defenseman Mike Green on teammate Alex Ovechkin's highlight-reel goal against the Devils on Saturday