Willy Lindstrom

Position: RW ▪ Shoots: Left
Height: 6-0 (183 cm)

Born: May 5, 1951 in Grums, Sweden

NHL/WHA Standard

Scoring Stats Goals Assists Ice Time
Season Age Tm Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI Awards
1975-76 24 WNJ WHA 81 23 36 59 4 32 17 5 1 4 151 15.2
1976-77 25 WNJ WHA 79 44 36 80 -2 37 33 11 0 6 235 18.7
1977-78 26 WNJ WHA 77 30 30 60 4 42 23 7 0 151 19.9
1978-79 27 WNJ WHA 79 26 36 62 7 22 15 11 0 206 12.6
1979-80 28 WIN NHL 79 23 26 49 -19 20 18 5 0 4 14 12 0 243 9.5
1980-81 29 WIN NHL 72 22 13 35 -28 45 15 7 0 1 6 7 0 163 13.5
1981-82 30 WIN NHL 74 32 27 59 11 33 27 5 0 5 22 5 0 236 13.6
1982-83 31 TOT NHL 73 26 30 56 0 10 21 5 0 3 24 6 0 225 11.6
1982-83 31 WIN NHL 63 20 25 45 -5 8 15 5 0 3 20 5 0 204 9.8
1982-83 31 EDM NHL 10 6 5 11 5 2 6 0 0 0 4 1 0 21 28.6
1983-84 32 EDM NHL 73 22 16 38 17 38 20 2 0 3 11 5 0 116 19.0
1984-85 33 EDM NHL 80 12 20 32 5 18 11 1 0 1 17 3 0 98 12.2
1985-86 34 PIT NHL 71 14 17 31 0 30 14 0 0 1 15 1 1 87 16.1
1986-87 35 PIT NHL 60 10 13 23 9 6 9 1 0 1 13 0 0 93 10.8
4 yrs WIN NHL 288 97 91 188 -41 106 75 22 0 13 62 29 0 846 11.5
4 yrs WNJ WHA 316 123 138 261 13 133 88 34 1 10 743 16.6
3 yrs EDM NHL 163 40 41 81 27 58 37 3 0 4 32 9 0 235 17.0
2 yrs PIT NHL 131 24 30 54 9 36 23 1 0 2 28 1 1 180 13.3
Career NHL 582 161 162 323 -5 200 135 26 0 19 122 39 1 1261 12.8
Career WHA 316 123 138 261 13 133 88 34 1 10 743 16.6

NHL/WHA Miscellaneous

Per Game Adjusted Plus/Minus Point Shares
Season Age Tm Lg GP GC G A PTS GC PIM S G A PTS GC TGF PGF TGA PGA +/- OPS DPS PS Awards
1975-76 24 WNJ WHA 81 22 0.28 0.44 0.73 0.27 0.40 1.86 4
1976-77 25 WNJ WHA 79 34 0.56 0.46 1.01 0.42 0.47 2.97 -2
1977-78 26 WNJ WHA 77 25 0.39 0.39 0.78 0.32 0.55 1.96 4
1978-79 27 WNJ WHA 79 24 0.33 0.46 0.78 0.31 0.28 2.61 7
1979-80 28 WIN NHL 79 20 0.29 0.33 0.62 0.25 0.25 3.08 19 22 41 16 91 36 79 5 -19 2.4 1.1 3.5
1980-81 29 WIN NHL 72 15 0.31 0.18 0.49 0.21 0.63 2.26 17 10 27 12 60 22 72 6 -28 1.0 0.7 1.7
1981-82 30 WIN NHL 74 25 0.43 0.36 0.80 0.34 0.45 3.19 23 20 43 18 87 17 59 0 11 3.2 1.4 4.6
1982-83 31 TOT NHL 73 23 0.36 0.41 0.77 0.31 0.14 3.08 21 24 45 18 81 15 66 0 0 3.1 0.9 4.0
1982-83 31 WIN NHL 63 18 0.32 0.40 0.71 0.29 0.13 3.24 16 20 36 14 67 14 58 0 -5 2.2 0.7 3.0
1982-83 31 EDM NHL 10 5 0.60 0.50 1.10 0.47 0.20 2.10 5 4 9 4 14 1 8 0 5 0.8 0.2 1.0
1983-84 32 EDM NHL 73 16 0.30 0.22 0.52 0.23 0.52 1.59 17 13 30 13 68 13 38 0 17 1.3 0.7 2.0
1984-85 33 EDM NHL 80 12 0.15 0.25 0.40 0.15 0.23 1.23 10 16 26 10 53 11 38 1 5 0.0 0.6 0.6
1985-86 34 PIT NHL 71 12 0.20 0.24 0.44 0.17 0.42 1.23 11 13 24 10 43 1 44 2 0 0.3 1.0 1.4
1986-87 35 PIT NHL 60 9 0.17 0.22 0.38 0.15 0.10 1.55 8 11 19 7 38 2 30 3 9 0.1 1.0 1.1
4 yrs WIN NHL 288 79 0.34 0.32 0.65 0.27 0.37 2.94 75 72 147 61 305 89 268 11 -41 8.9 3.9 12.8
4 yrs WNJ WHA 316 105 0.39 0.44 0.83 0.33 0.42 2.35 13
3 yrs EDM NHL 163 33 0.25 0.25 0.50 0.20 0.36 1.44 32 33 65 26 135 25 84 1 27 2.1 1.4 3.5
2 yrs PIT NHL 131 21 0.18 0.23 0.41 0.16 0.27 1.37 19 24 43 17 81 3 74 5 9 0.4 2.0 2.5
Career NHL 582 133 0.28 0.28 0.55 0.23 0.34 2.17 126 129 255 104 521 117 426 17 -5 11.5 7.3 18.8
Career WHA 316 105 0.39 0.44 0.83 0.33 0.42 2.35 13

NHL/WHA Playoffs

Scoring Stats Goals Ice Time
Season Age Tm Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI
1975-76 24 WNJ WHA 13 4 7 11 9 2
1976-77 25 WNJ WHA 20 9 6 15 5 22 1
1977-78 26 WNJ WHA 8 3 4 7 3 17 0
1978-79 27 WNJ WHA 10 10 5 15 7 9 1
1981-82 30 WIN NHL 4 2 1 3 2 2 0 0 0
1982-83 31 EDM NHL 16 2 11 13 4 1 1 0 0
1983-84 32 EDM NHL SC 19 5 5 10 7 10 2 3 0 0 30 16.7
1984-85 33 EDM NHL SC 18 5 1 6 4 8 5 0 0 1 20 25.0
Career NHL 2 57 14 18 32 11 24 10 4 0 1 50 20.0
Career WHA 51 26 22 48 24 50 2

Other Standard

Scoring Stats Goals Ice Time
Season Age Team Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI Awards
1967-68 16 Grums IK Sweden-2 22 11 6 17
1968-69 17 Grums IK Sweden-2 21 11 10 21
1969-70 18 Grums IK Sweden-2 19 30 12 42
1970-71 19 Vastra Frolunda HC Goteborg Sweden 14 7 4 11 10
1971-72 20 Vastra Frolunda HC Goteborg Sweden 27 12 11 23 18
1972-73 21 Vastra Frolunda HC Goteborg Sweden 14 7 5 12 14
1973-74 22 Vastra Frolunda HC Goteborg Sweden 27 19 11 30 22
1973-74 22 Sweden Nat-Tm 15 8 6 14 8
1973-74 22 Sweden WEC-A 9 7 5 12 6
1974-75 23 Vastra Frolunda HC Goteborg Sweden 29 18 15 33 24
1974-75 23 Sweden Nat-Tm 27 7 5 12 10
1974-75 23 Sweden WEC-A 7 2 1 3 4
1976-77 25 Sweden Can-Cup 1 0 0 0 5
1987-88 36 Brynas IF Gavle Sweden 35 14 9 23 38
1988-89 37 Brynas IF Gavle Sweden 29 12 5 17 26
1989-90 38 Brynas IF Gavle Sweden 29 8 5 13 12
Career 1 Season Can-Cup 1 0 0 0 5
Career 2 Seasons Nat-Tm 42 15 11 26 18
Career 8 Seasons Sweden 204 97 65 162 164
Career 3 Seasons Sweden-2 62 52 28 80
Career 2 Seasons WEC-A 16 9 6 15 10

Other Playoffs

Scoring Stats Goals Ice Time
Season Age Team Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI
1970-71 19 Vastra Frolunda HC Goteborg Sweden 8 3 0 3 2
1972-73 21 Vastra Frolunda HC Goteborg Sweden 14 6 1 7 4
1988-89 37 Brynas IF Gavle Sweden 5 3 1 4 4
1989-90 38 Brynas IF Gavle Sweden 3 0 0 0 0
Career 4 Seasons Sweden 30 12 2 14 10

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2012-13)
Thru 8 Years Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
Willy Lindstrom 4.6 4.0 3.5 2.0 1.7 1.4 1.1 0.6
Brad Isbister 91.1 4.2 3.9 2.9 2.4 1.8 1.3 1.0 0.7
Darren McCarty 88.8 5.1 3.9 3.4 2.5 1.7 1.3 1.2 0.9
Mike Grier 87.9 4.5 3.9 2.7 2.7 1.7 1.6 1.6 0.8
Jim Peplinski 87.5 4.4 4.2 3.4 3.2 2.1 1.8 1.3 0.6
Joel Otto 87.4 4.0 3.9 3.5 3.2 2.2 1.4 1.2 0.7
Martin Gelinas 86.5 5.3 2.6 2.4 1.9 1.6 1.6 1.1 0.1
Jan Bulis 85.8 4.1 4.0 3.1 2.5 2.5 1.8 1.7 0.8
Bill Clement 85.8 4.3 3.5 3.0 3.0 1.5 1.4 1.2 0.7
Robert Kron 85.7 4.4 4.3 3.1 1.9 1.5 1.5 0.9 -0.7
Vitali Yachmenev 85.3 4.0 3.6 2.9 2.2 1.5 1.4 0.6 0.0
Career Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Willy Lindstrom 4.6 4.0 3.5 2.0 1.7 1.4 1.1 0.6
Adam Brown 89.7 3.8 3.2 3.2 1.6 1.1 1.1 0.9 0.5 -0.4
Steve Ott 89.2 4.8 3.5 3.3 2.2 2.1 1.9 1.0 0.9 0.4 0.0
Brad Isbister 87.5 4.2 3.9 2.9 2.4 1.8 1.3 1.0 0.7 0.7 0.4
Dutch Hiller 87.1 3.9 3.5 2.9 1.6 1.3 1.0 0.8 0.0 -0.1
Josef Beranek 85.5 5.4 4.1 2.5 1.7 1.6 1.4 0.8 0.4 0.1
Vitali Yachmenev 85.3 4.0 3.6 2.9 2.2 1.5 1.4 0.6 0.0
Sergei Krivokrasov 85.2 5.3 3.2 2.1 2.0 2.0 1.7 0.9 0.2 -0.1 -0.1
Corey Millen 84.8 4.3 3.8 3.7 1.7 1.6 1.5 0.5 -0.1
Cully Dahlstrom 84.8 3.2 2.6 2.4 2.2 1.3 1.3 1.1 0.6
Bill Ezinicki 84.0 3.8 3.4 2.7 2.5 1.3 0.7 0.6 0.2 0.1

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Transactions

Transaction information may be incomplete.

July, 1975: Signed as a free agent by Winnipeg (WHA), July 1975.

July 25, 1979: Signed as a free agent by Winnipeg, July 25, 1979.

March 7, 1983: Traded to Edmonton by Winnipeg for Laurie Boschman, March 7, 1983.

October 7, 1985: Claimed by Pittsburgh from Edmonton in Waiver Draft, October 7, 1985.

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