Mats Trygg

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Mats Trygg
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Born (1976-06-01) June 1, 1976 (age 46)
Oslo, Norway
Height 5 ft 10 in (178 cm)
Weight 187 lb (85 kg; 13 st 5 lb)
Position Defence
Shoots Right
GET team
Former teams
Vålerenga Ishockey
Spektrum Flyers
Manglerud Star
Färjestad
Iserlohn Roosters
Kölner Haie
Hamburg Freezers
HV71
Lørenskog IK
National teamFlag of Norway.svg  Norway
NHL Draft Undrafted
Playing career 1994present

Mats Trygg (born June 1, 1976) is a Norwegian ice hockey defenceman. He currently plays with the Vålerenga Ishockey of the Norwegian GET-ligaen.

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Playing career

He started his senior career with Spektrum Flyers in 1994 and played two seasons before signing with Manglerud Star in 1996. He stayed there for three seasons.

In 1999 he signed with the Swedish Elitserien club Färjestad and won the Swedish Championship with them in 2002. He played there for six seasons, before moving to Germany and the Deutsche Eishockey Liga.

In 2005, he joined his best friend[ citation needed ] and fellow national team player, Martin Knold, playing for Iserlohn Roosters. He stayed only a single season with the Roosters, before getting signed by Kölner Haie in the same league. After four seasons in Cologne, he moved to Hamburg and the Freezers in 2010.

On January 7, 2014, Trygg was named to Team Norway's official 2014 Winter Olympics roster. [1] During the third period of the game against Canada on February 13, he was injured. While hobbling off the ice, he was struck by a referee who was skating backwards and knocked to the ice, sliding to the boards.

Personal life

His twin brother, Marius Trygg, also plays ice hockey, as well as their younger brother Mathias.

Career statistics

Regular season and playoffs

Regular season Playoffs
Season TeamLeagueGP G A Pts PIM GPGAPtsPIM
1994–95 Spektrum Flyers NOR 263148
1995–96 Spektrum FlyersNOR3124616
1996–97 Manglerud Star NOR3613112412
1997–98 Manglerud StarNOR371492335
1998–99 Manglerud StarNOR4414223614
1999–2000 Färjestad BK SEL 29099830110
2000–01 Färjestad BKSEL50101020221545916
2001–02 Färjestad BKSEL4091019221044839
2002–03 Färjestad BKSEL5051318541402210
2003–04 Färjestad BKSEL4913619301700020
2004–05 Färjestad BKSEL49538381511210
2005–06 Iserlohn Roosters DEL 5213203382
2006–07 Kölner Haie DEL527222960912330
2007–08 Kölner HaieDEL4672027501435814
2008–09 Kölner HaieDEL515192436
2009–10 Kölner HaieDEL39710174231124
2010–11 Hamburg Freezers DEL50281066
2011–12 HV71 SEL212131860112
2012–13 HV71SEL523142852242
2013–14 Lørenskog IK NOR38722293850114
2014–15 Lørenskog IKNOR40524295361124
2015–16 Lørenskog IKNOR44316192017461012
2016–17 Lørenskog IKNOR37719261871342
2017–18 Lørenskog IKNOR42716232840004
2018–19 Vålerenga Ishockey NOR418122034111678
2019–20 Vålerenga IshockeyNOR373131620
2020–21 Manglerud StarNOR21113148
2021–22 Manglerud StarNOR141454
NOR totals48888186274308507172434
SEL totals34047531002208511162799
DEL totals290419914033626581348

International

YearTeamEvent GPGAPtsPIM
1994 Norway WJC B 70002
1994 Norway EJC 51344
1995 NorwayWJC B71012
1997 Norway WC 81012
1998 Norway WC B 70222
2000 NorwayWC51122
2000 NorwayWC61456
2001 Norway OGQ 32020
2001 NorwayWC50220
2002 NorwayWC D140442
2003 NorwayWC D1502218
2004 NorwayWC D151562
2005 NorwayOGQ66282
2005 NorwayWC D151564
2006 NorwayWC512312
2007 NorwayWC62578
2008 NorwayWC71458
2009 NorwayOGQ30224
2009 NorwayWC61016
2010 NorwayOG40002
2012 NorwayWC851614
2013 NorwayWC71232
2014 NorwayOG30000
2014 NorwayWC72028
2015 NorwayWC70004
2016 NorwayWC701110
Junior totals192358
Senior totals129264470118

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References

  1. "Austria, Latvia and Norway all unveil 25-man Olympic rosters". www.tsn.ca. Archived from the original on January 10, 2014.