Niclas Wallin

Position: D ▪ Shoots: Left
Height: 6-3 (190 cm)
Weight: 220 lbs. (100 kg)

Born: February 20, 1975 in Boden, Sweden
Draft: Carolina, 4th round (97th overall), 2000 NHL Entry

NHL Regular Season

Scoring Goals Assists Shots Ice Time
Season Age Tm Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TSA TOI ATOI FOwin FOloss FO% HIT BLK TK GV Awards
2000-01 25 CAR NHL 37 2 3 5 -11 21 2 0 0 0 3 0 0 19 10.5 553 14:57
2001-02 26 CAR NHL 52 1 2 3 1 36 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 33 3.0 634 12:12
2002-03 27 CAR NHL 77 2 8 10 -19 71 2 0 0 2 8 0 0 69 2.9 1248 16:12
2003-04 28 CAR NHL 57 3 7 10 -8 51 3 0 0 0 5 1 1 74 4.1 1064 18:40
2005-06 30 CAR NHL 50 4 4 8 2 42 4 0 0 0 3 1 0 44 9.1 841 16:50
2006-07 31 CAR NHL 67 2 8 10 -2 48 2 0 0 0 8 0 0 76 2.6 1242 18:33
2007-08 32 CAR NHL 66 2 6 8 -18 54 2 0 0 0 6 0 0 60 3.3 135 1197 18:08 0 1 0.0 134 91 17 26
2008-09 33 CAR NHL 64 2 8 10 -1 42 2 0 0 1 8 0 0 53 3.8 128 1041 16:16 0 1 0.0 131 81 20 26
2009-10 34 TOT NHL 70 0 7 7 -5 49 0 0 0 0 6 1 0 72 0.0 145 1213 17:20 0 1 0.0 172 87 21 27
2009-10 34 CAR NHL 47 0 5 5 -5 26 0 0 0 0 4 1 0 50 0.0 103 836 17:47 0 1 0.0 122 67 14 22
2009-10 34 SJS NHL 23 0 2 2 0 23 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 22 0.0 42 377 16:23 0 0 50 20 7 5
2010-11 35 SJS NHL 74 3 5 8 0 46 3 0 0 0 5 0 0 86 3.5 174 1172 15:50 0 0 99 84 21 40
9 yrs CAR NHL 517 18 51 69 -61 391 18 0 0 3 47 3 1 478 3.8 681 8657 16:45 0 3 0.0 387 239 51 74
2 yrs SJS NHL 97 3 7 10 0 69 3 0 0 0 7 0 0 108 2.8 216 1549 15:58 0 0 149 104 28 45
Career NHL 614 21 58 79 -61 460 21 0 0 3 54 3 1 586 3.6 897 10205 16:37 0 3 0.0 536 343 79 119

NHL Possession Metrics

Corsi (EV) Fenwick (EV) PDO (EV) Zone Starts (EV)
Season Age Team Lg GP TOI CF CA CF% CF% rel FF FA FF% FF% rel oiSH% oiSV% PDO oZS% dZS%
2007-08 32 Carolina Hurricanes NHL 66 989.8 868 923 48.5 -8.3 669 684 49.4 -7.9 6.7 89.6 96.3 50.6 49.4
2008-09 33 Carolina Hurricanes NHL 64 881.6 827 803 50.7 -3.3 607 605 50.1 -3.8 6.9 92.5 99.4 45.9 54.1
2009-10 34 2 Teams NHL 70 885 885 50.0 -1.6 651 675 49.1 -0.9 7.7 91.4 99.1 50.8 49.2
2009-10 34 Carolina Hurricanes NHL 47 656.3 583 607 49.0 -2.2 428 451 48.7 -0.6 7.6 91.1 98.7 48.2 51.8
2009-10 34 San Jose Sharks NHL 23 308.6 302 278 52.1 -0.4 223 224 49.9 -1.8 7.8 91.9 99.7 57.3 42.7
2010-11 35 San Jose Sharks NHL 74 1044.5 971 955 50.4 -5.8 747 723 50.8 -5.6 6.8 92.6 99.3 49.4 50.6
3 yrs NHL 66 2527.7 2278 2333 49.4 -4.8 1704 1740 49.5 -4.4 7.0 91.0 98.0 48.4 51.6
2 yrs NHL 23 1353.1 1273 1233 50.8 -4.7 970 947 50.6 -4.9 7.0 92.4 99.4 51.1 48.9
Career NHL 66 3880.8 4436 4451 49.9 -4.2 3325 3362 49.7 -3.8 7.1 91.5 98.6 49.6 50.4

NHL 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
2000-01 25 CAR NHL 37 2 0.05 0.08 0.14 0.05 0.57 0.51 2 3 5 2 13 0 30 6 -11 0.1 0.7 0.8
2001-02 26 CAR NHL 52 1 0.02 0.04 0.06 0.02 0.69 0.63 1 2 3 1 18 0 24 7 1 -0.2 1.5 1.3
2002-03 27 CAR NHL 77 3 0.03 0.10 0.13 0.04 0.92 0.90 2 9 11 4 32 1 63 13 -19 0.0 1.7 1.7
2003-04 28 CAR NHL 57 4 0.05 0.12 0.18 0.06 0.89 1.30 4 8 12 4 26 1 49 16 -8 0.3 1.9 2.1
2005-06 30 CAR NHL 50 3 0.08 0.08 0.16 0.07 0.84 0.88 4 4 8 3 30 2 45 19 2 0.2 1.6 1.8
2006-07 31 CAR NHL 67 3 0.03 0.12 0.15 0.05 0.72 1.13 2 8 10 3 48 0 66 16 -2 -0.2 2.5 2.3
2007-08 32 CAR NHL 66 3 0.03 0.09 0.12 0.04 0.82 0.91 2 6 8 3 35 2 66 15 -18 -0.3 0.6 0.3
2008-09 33 CAR NHL 64 3 0.03 0.13 0.16 0.05 0.66 0.83 2 8 10 3 31 1 49 18 -1 0.0 2.4 2.4
2009-10 34 TOT NHL 70 2 0.00 0.10 0.10 0.03 0.70 1.03 0 7 7 2 40 1 63 19 -5 -0.7 2.1 1.4
2009-10 34 CAR NHL 47 1 0.00 0.11 0.11 0.03 0.55 1.06 0 5 5 1 27 1 45 14 -5 -0.5 1.4 0.9
2009-10 34 SJS NHL 23 1 0.00 0.09 0.09 0.02 1.00 0.96 0 2 2 1 13 0 18 5 0 -0.2 0.7 0.5
2010-11 35 SJS NHL 74 3 0.04 0.07 0.11 0.04 0.62 1.16 3 5 8 3 38 0 53 15 0 -0.2 2.4 2.2
9 yrs CAR NHL 517 23 0.03 0.10 0.13 0.05 0.76 0.92 19 53 72 25 260 8 437 124 -61 -0.6 14.1 13.5
2 yrs SJS NHL 97 3 0.03 0.07 0.10 0.04 0.71 1.11 3 7 10 4 51 0 71 20 0 -0.4 3.1 2.7
Career NHL 614 27 0.03 0.09 0.13 0.04 0.75 0.95 22 60 82 28 311 8 508 144 -61 -1.0 17.2 16.2

NHL Playoffs

Scoring Goals Shots Ice Time
Season Age Tm Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TSA TOI ATOI FOwin FOloss FO% HIT BLK TK GV
2000-01 25 CAR NHL 3 0 0 0 -2 2 0 0 0 0 0 58 19:10
2001-02 26 CAR NHL 23 2 1 3 4 12 2 0 0 2 17 11.8 355 15:26
2005-06 30 CAR NHL SC 25 1 4 5 3 14 1 0 0 1 19 5.3 416 16:39
2008-09 33 CAR NHL 18 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 0 0 10 0.0 27 248 13:46 0 0 21 13 2 4
2009-10 34 SJS NHL 6 0 0 0 -3 2 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 7 68 11:17 0 0 8 6 2 6
2010-11 35 SJS NHL 18 1 3 4 2 10 1 0 0 1 24 4.2 42 299 16:35 0 0 36 41 9 9
Career NHL 1 93 4 8 12 5 44 4 0 0 4 72 5.6 112 1443 15:31 0 0 65 60 13 19

NHL Playoff Overtime Goals

Date Location Team Final Score Opponent OTs OT Time Elapsed
2002-05-09 MTL CAR 4-3 MTL 1 3:14
2002-05-19 CAR CAR 2-1 TOR 1 13:42
2006-05-08 CAR CAR 3-2 NJD 1 3:09

NHL Playoffs Possession Metrics

Corsi (EV) Fenwick (EV) PDO (EV) Zone Starts (EV)
Season Age Team Lg GP TOI CF CA CF% CF% rel FF FA FF% FF% rel oiSH% oiSV% PDO oZS% dZS%
2008-09 33 Carolina Hurricanes NHL 18 195.1 179 152 54.1 0.9 133 119 52.8 -2.5 6.1 93.6 99.7 56.2 43.8
2009-10 34 San Jose Sharks NHL 6 64.3 53 58 47.7 -2.7 39 36 52.0 2.2 0.0 88.5 88.5 48.0 52.0
2010-11 35 San Jose Sharks NHL 18 264.8 285 274 51.0 -3.8 210 182 53.6 -1.7 8.2 91.3 99.5 55.1 44.9
2 yrs NHL 6 329.1 338 332 50.4 -2.8 249 218 53.3 0.0 7.0 90.8 97.8 54.3 45.7
Career NHL 18 524.1 517 484 51.6 -1.6 382 337 53.1 -1.0 6.6 91.8 98.4 55.0 45.0

Other Regular Season

Scoring Goals Shots Ice Time
Season Age Team Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI Awards
1994-95 19 Bodens IK Swe-Jr. 30 2 13 15 125
1994-95 19 Bodens IK Sweden-2 13 0 0 0 0
1995-96 20 Bodens IK Swe-Jr. 2 2 2 4 0
1995-96 20 Bodens IK Sweden-2 30 2 7 9 26
1995-96 20 Switzerland EJC-A 5 0 2 2 4
1996-97 21 Brynas IF Gavle Sweden 47 1 1 2 14
1997-98 22 Brynas IF Gavle Sweden 44 2 3 5 57
1997-98 22 Switzerland WJC-A 7 3 1 4 2
1998-99 23 Brynas IF Gavle Sweden 46 2 4 6 52
1999-00 24 Brynas IF Gavle Sweden 48 7 9 16 73
1999-00 24 Brynas IF Gavle EuroHL 5 1 1 2 10
2000-01 25 Cincinnati Cyclones IHL 8 1 2 3 1 4 1 0 0 0 3 33.3
2004-05 29 Lulea HF Sweden 39 6 7 13 89
2007-08 32 Sweden WC-A 7 2 2 4 1 33 2 0 0 0
2011-12 36 Lulea HF Sweden 33 0 3 3 35
Career 1 Season EJC-A 5 0 2 2 4
Career 1 Season EuroHL 5 1 1 2 10
Career 1 Season IHL 8 1 2 3 1 4 1 0 0 0 3 33.3
Career 2 Seasons Swe-Jr. 32 4 15 19 125
Career 6 Seasons Sweden 257 18 27 45 320
Career 2 Seasons Sweden-2 43 2 7 9 26
Career 1 Season WC-A 7 2 2 4 1 33 2 0 0 0
Career 1 Season WJC-A 7 3 1 4 2

Other Playoffs

Scoring Goals Shots Ice Time
Season Age Team Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI
1994-95 19 Bodens IK Sweden-2 2 0 0 0 0
1995-96 20 Bodens IK Sweden-2 2 0 1 1 2
1997-98 22 Brynas IF Gavle Sweden 3 0 1 1 4
1998-99 23 Brynas IF Gavle Sweden 14 0 1 1 8
1999-00 24 Brynas IF Gavle Sweden 11 2 1 3 14
2000-01 25 Cincinnati Cyclones IHL 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
2004-05 29 Lulea HF Sweden 3 0 1 1 6
2011-12 36 Lulea HF Sweden 5 0 0 0 0
Career 1 Season IHL 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Career 5 Seasons Sweden 36 2 4 6 32
Career 2 Seasons Sweden-2 4 0 1 1 2

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2014-15)
Thru 10 Years Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
Niclas Wallin 2.4 2.3 2.2 2.1 1.8 1.7 1.4 1.3 0.8 0.3
Doug Zmolek 85.4 2.4 2.3 2.2 2.0 1.7 1.5 1.2 0.5
Stan Neckar 84.8 3.1 2.2 2.1 1.8 1.8 1.8 0.9 0.6 0.3 0.3
Jamie Rivers 84.1 3.0 2.6 2.2 1.9 1.7 1.7 1.2 1.0 0.1 -0.1
Rich Pilon 83.9 3.1 2.5 2.2 1.8 1.8 1.3 1.0 0.7 0.6 0.4
Gary Doak 83.8 3.0 3.0 2.5 2.3 2.1 1.8 1.1 1.0 0.8 0.5
Jack McIntyre 81.4 2.9 2.6 2.6 2.5 1.8 1.3 1.2 1.0 0.8 0.1
Mike Kitchen 80.7 3.0 2.9 2.7 2.4 2.0 1.7 1.7 1.2
Yvon Labre 79.6 3.3 2.7 2.6 2.2 1.4 1.3 1.2 1.2 0.4
Ed Hospodar 79.2 3.6 2.9 2.3 1.9 1.9 1.3 1.2 1.1 0.6
Shawn Anderson 78.8 2.6 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.0 1.1 0.7 0.0
Career Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14
Niclas Wallin 2.4 2.3 2.2 2.1 1.8 1.7 1.4 1.3 0.8 0.3
Jamie Rivers 85.6 3.0 2.6 2.2 1.9 1.7 1.7 1.2 1.0 0.3 0.1 -0.1
Doug Zmolek 85.4 2.4 2.3 2.2 2.0 1.7 1.5 1.2 0.5
Stan Neckar 84.8 3.1 2.2 2.1 1.8 1.8 1.8 0.9 0.6 0.3 0.3
Jack McIntyre 81.4 2.9 2.6 2.6 2.5 1.8 1.3 1.2 1.0 0.8 0.1
Joel Bouchard 80.8 2.7 2.5 2.5 2.3 1.9 1.4 1.1 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.0
Mike Kitchen 80.7 3.0 2.9 2.7 2.4 2.0 1.7 1.7 1.2
Jason Marshall 80.4 3.2 2.8 2.3 2.0 1.9 1.2 1.1 1.0 0.8 0.5 0.2 -0.1
Rich Pilon 80.1 3.1 2.5 2.2 1.8 1.8 1.5 1.4 1.3 1.0 0.9 0.7 0.6 0.4 0.3
Yvon Labre 79.6 3.3 2.7 2.6 2.2 1.4 1.3 1.2 1.2 0.4
Ed Hospodar 79.2 3.6 2.9 2.3 1.9 1.9 1.3 1.2 1.1 0.6

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Transactions

Transaction information may be incomplete.

September 19, 2004: Signed as a free agent by Lulea (Sweden), September 19, 2004.

February 7, 2010: Traded to San Jose by Carolina with Carolina's 5th round choice (Cody Ferriero) in 2010 Entry Draft for Buffalo's 2nd round choice (previously acquired, Carolina selected Mark Alt) in 2010 Entry Draft, February 7, 2010.

June 15, 2011: Signed as a free agent by Lulea (Sweden), June 15, 2011.

March 25, 2013: Officially announced his retirement, March 25, 2013.

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