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Linus Omark (LW)

Rochester Americans

Name: Linus Omark
Number: 48
Position: LW
Shoots: L
Height: 5-10
Weight: 175
Birthdate: 1987-02-05
Birth place: Overtornea, Sweden

Biography

ACQUIRED
Acquired by the Buffalo Sabres from the Edmonton Oilers in exchange for a conditional sixth-round draft pick on December 19, 2013.

THIS SEASON
2013-14: Cleared waivers and was reassigned to Rochester on 2/08… Placed on waivers by the Sabres on 2/07… Recorded two assists and six PIM in 13 games with the Buffalo Sabres (NHL) prior to joining the Amerks… Logged a season-high 16:15 TOI vs. Edmonton on 2/03… Tallied an assist vs. Florida on 1/21… Notched his first point as a Sabre and first point since Mar. 22, 2012 with an assist vs. New Jersey on 1/04… Contributed one shot on goal over 12:57 TOI in his Sabres debut at Boston on 12/21… Scored his 100th pro goal vs. Abbotsford on 11/16… Appeared in one game with the Edmonton Oilers (NHL), a 4-2 loss at Tampa Bay on 11/07, before being dealt to Buffalo… Registered a team-high 29 points (14+15) in 29 American Hockey League contests with the Oklahoma City Barons… Netted a pair of goals in a 5-4 loss at Chicago on 12/08… Posted a season-long seven-game point streak (2+9) from 11/21 to 12/06, a stretch that also featured three multi-point outings… Scored a career-high four goals, including two on the power-play and one penalty shot, and took a team-high seven shots in a 5-4 win at San Antonio on 10/25… Collected four points on two goals and two assists against Abbotsford on 10/18… Had a three-game point streak (3+3) from 10/13 to 10/18.

LAST SEASON
2012-13: Spent the entire campaign with EV Zug of the Swiss-A league… Led the league in scoring with a career-high 69 points (17+52) in 48 games… Paced Zug in both assists and points and finished third on the team with 17 goals

CAREER
2011-12: Scored three goals and collected eight PIM in 14 NHL contests with Edmonton… Added 16 points (6+10) and eight PIM in 18 AHL games Oklahoma City… Scored a goal and skated a season-high 18:17 vs. Montreal on 3/08… Took a game-high six shots vs. Milwaukee on 2/18… Posted a season-long four-game point streak (3+3) from 11/16 to 2/17, scoring a goal in three straight games over that stretch… Had a three-game assist streak (0+5) with the Barons from 11/03 to 11/08… Notched three assists at Abbotsford on 11/05… 2010-11: Registered NHL career-highs in goals (5), assists (27) and points (27) while appearing in 51 games as a rookie for the Oilers… Contributed 31 points (14+17) in 28 appearances for Oklahoma City… Added three points (1+2) in six AHL postseason contests for the Barons… Made his Calder Cup Playoff debut in Game 1 of Oklahoma City’s opening round matchup at Hamilton on 4/14, recording an assist… Notched two assists in Edmonton’s regular-season finale at Colorado on 4/10… Logged a season-high 20:58 of ice time vs. Vancouver on 4/05… Enjoyed a three-game point streak (2+2) from 3/31 to 4/05… Assisted on a pair of goals at Colorado on 3/05… Had a three-game NHL assist streak (0+4) from 2/02 to 2/05… Registered two assists at Columbus on 2/05… Recorded four assists in a 6-5 loss to Rockford on 1/02… Scored his first NHL goal and tallied two assists in a 6-3 win over Columbus on 12/16… Earned his first NHL recall from Edmonton on 12/08 and made his NHL debut later that night against the Tampa Bay Lightning… Recorded his first NHL point in the game with an assist and scored the game-winning shootout goal in the Oilers’ 4-3 victory… Collected three points (1+2) at Manitoba on 12/04… Captured a season-long six-game point streak (7+4) from 11/07 to 11/23… Named the CCM/AHL Player of the Week for period ending Nov. 7, 2010… Scored a franchise record five goals in regulation and added another in the shootout in a 7-6 win over Toronto on 11/07… Also finished the game with a team-high 12 shots and a +3 on-ice rating… Compiled a five-game point streak (3+4) from 10/16 to 10/23… Scored his first goal as a Baron against Lake Erie on 10/16… Made his AHL regular-season debut vs. Houston on 10/09… 2009-10: Registered 36 points (20+16) and 34 PIM in 56 games for Moscow Dynamo of the KHL... Ranked second on the team in goals, third in points and fourth in assists… One of just two Dynamo players to score 20 or more goals… Racked up four PIM in four playoff games… 2008-09: Notched a team-high 55 points on 23 goals and 32 assists in 53 games during his final season with Lulea of Swedish Hockey League… Led the team in assists and points while finishing second in goals… Averaged a team-best 1.04 points per game and was first among Lulea skaters with a +18 on-ice rating… Paced Lulea in postseason scoring with five points (0+5) in five games… 2007-08: Collected 32 points (11+21) in 55 games for Lulea… Ranked first on the team with assists, third in points and fourth in goals… 2006-07: Appeared in 50 games with Lulea, tallying eight goals and nine assists for 17 points… Scored one goal in four postseason contests… 2005-06: Picked up one assist in 19 games as a rookie with Lulea… Dressed in three playoff matchups… INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION: Represented Sweden at the 2010 IIHF World Championship in Germany… Recorded four points (1+3) and eight PIM in nine games to help Sweden to another bronze medal… Won a bronze medal with Team Sweden in his senior international debut at the 2009 IIHF World Championship in Switzerland… Ranked second among Swedish skaters with 10 points on two goals and eight assists… Made his international debut at the 2007 World Junior Championships in his native country, where he recorded five points (2+3) in seven games to help Sweden to a fourth-place finish in the tournament

View Game By Game Stats Player Stats

Regular Season Stats
Season Team GP G A PTS +/- SOG PIM SOG SOA SOGW SO
2013-14 Regular Season Oklahoma City Barons 29 14 15 29 -7 59 18 0 4 0 0.000
2011-12 Regular Season Oklahoma City Barons 18 6 10 16 4 35 8 0 2 0 0.000
2010-11 Regular Season Oklahoma City Barons 28 14 17 31 7 72 32 1 5 0 0.200
Playoff Stats
Season Team GP G A PTS +/- SOG PIM SOG SOA SOGW SO
2011 Calder Cup Playoffs Oklahoma City Barons 6 1 2 3 0 11 4 0 0 0 0.000