Had 27 points (9g-18a) in 55 games for Milwaukee (AHL) in 2012-13, his first full North American campaign.
Began last season with the Predators – playing in two games – before returning to Brynas of the Swedish Elite League (Elitserien) where he won the 2012 Borje Salming Award as the league’s top defenseman, and helped Brynas claim the 2012 Le Mat Trophy as Elitserien champions.
Made his NHL debut on Oct. 13 vs. Phoenix, logging 11:30 on a pairing with Teemu Laakso.
Named 2011 Swedish Elite League (Elitserien) Rookie of the Year. Others to have won the award include Henrik Zetterberg, Loui Eriksson and Nicklas Backstrom.