Eddie Läck

Swedish Ice Hockey Goaltender
Born Jan 5, 1988

Eddie Läck is a Swedish professional ice hockey goaltender currently playing for the Chicago Wolves of the American Hockey League (AHL) within the Vancouver Canucks organization of the National Hockey League (NHL). Läck has previously played professionally in Sweden for Leksands IF of the HockeyAllsvenskan and Brynäs IF of the Elitserien. After going unselected in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft, he signed as a free agent with the Vancouver Canucks in 2010.… Read More

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1988 Birth Born on January 5, 1988.


2004 16 Years Old He entered the junior ranks with Djurgårdens IF's organization in 2004–05 and helped the club to a J18 Allsvenskan silver medal. … Read More
2006 18 Years Old Läck made his professional debut with Leksands IF's men's team in the HockeyAllsvenskan, Sweden's second-highest league, appearing in three games in 2006–07. … Read More


2008 20 Years Old In 2008–09, he fully established himself with Leksands IF's professional team, outplaying former NHL goaltender Ed Belfour as the club's starter. … Read More
…  After going unselected in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft, he signed as a free agent with the Vancouver Canucks in 2010. … Read More
2010 22 Years Old Läck's play garnered the attention of Vancouver Canucks scout Lars Lindgren and in the off-season, he was signed by the Canucks to a two-year, entry-level contract on April 6, 2010. … Read More
During the 2011 Calder Cup playoffs, he helped the Moose to the second round, recording a 1.99 GAA and .932 save percentage in 12 games.
2013 25 Years Old 1 More Event
Läck was named the Canucks' backup goaltender to start the 2013–14 season, and made his first appearance – and recorded his first win – on October 6, 2013, with a 5–4 overtime win against the Calgary Flames. … Read More
That summer, however, the Canucks signed Ryan Miller as their starter, but when Miller was hurt in late February 2015, Läck excelled and allowed the Canucks to maintain their playoff position, even starting the Canucks first few playoff games.
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