Kings Sign Prospect Oscar Moller
April 22, 2008 Leave a comment
EL SEGUNDO, CA — On April 22, the Los Angeles Kings signed forward Oscar Moller to a three-year, entry-level contract.
Financial terms were not disclosed.
Moller’s 39 goals ranked him seventh in the league in goal scoring. He was also tied for tenth in overall scoring and was fourth in the WHL in power play goals (16). He was also tied for fifth with 28 power play assists.
In four playoff games, Moller scored a goal and added two assists. He was also a WHL First Team All-Star.
Moller represented Sweden at the 2008 World Junior Championship, where he scored three goals and added two assists for five points in six games, helping lead Sweden to a silver medal finish in the tournament.
Moller scored 32 goals and tallied 37 assists for 69 points in 68 games in the 2006-07 season, ranking third among WHL rookies in goals and fifth among WHL rookies in overall scoring. Moller was also named co-winner of the Bruins’ Rookie of the Year award.
That same season, Moller was the captain of Team Sweden, which won the bronze medal in the IIHF Under-18 World Championships.
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