Leon Bristedt
Leon  Bristedt


Stockholm, Sweden

Height / Weight:
5-8 / 185




Minnesota Hosts Huskies This Weekend

Minnesota opens the series on Friday, Nov. 27 and concludes the two-game meeting on Sunday, Nov. 29.


Schierhorn Blanks Mavericks in Opener

Four different Gophers found the net and Eric Schierhorn added his second career shutout as the Gopher Hockey program opened this weekend's series with a 4-0 win over Minnesota State.


In-State Showdown on Deck

The Gophers compete in a home-and-home series with Minnesota State this weekend.


Bristedt Earns B1G Third Star

Leon Bristedt led the Big Ten and tied for first in the nation with three goals over the weekend.


Gophers Erupt in Third for Win

Leon Bristedt, Michael Brodzinski, Justin Kloos and Connor Reilly scored for Minnesota.


Men's Hockey vs. Northeastern October 23, 2015

Men's Hockey vs. Northeastern October 23, 2015


MHK: Gophers defeat Penn State to win the B1G title

The Gophers defeated Penn State on Senior Night to win the 2015 B1G regular season championship.


MHK: Michigan at Gophers 2-13-15

Gophers win 6-2 over Michigan on Friday night at Mariucci

Recorded back-to-back two point games, first against Northeastern and second against Notre Dame. • For his efforts in a series split with Notre Dame, was awarded the Big Ten's Third Star of the Week. 

Totaled 19 points to lead all freshmen in scoring with five goals and 14 assists in 35 games • picked up his first career point, an assist in a 5-2 victory over Bemidji State • scored his first collegiate goal in a 5-0 victory over Notre Dame • scored the lone goal in a 2-1 road loss to UMD • tallied an assist on the game opening/winning goal in a 5-0 road victory over Michigan State • picked up an assist on a Travis Boyd goal during a 5-7 loss at Michigan • notched a goal during the Gopher's 7-5 win over Wisconsin in Madison • added an assist in a 4-4 tie on the road at Wisconsin • netted a power play goal during a 4-2 win over Ohio State • picked up an assist during a 6-2 win over Ohio State en route to a series sweep • tallied an assist on Seth Ambroz's game winning goal in a 2-0 victory over Michigan • added two assists in a 5-3 victory over Michigan State • picked up an assist during a 4-2 loss to Michigan State • tallied an assist during a 4-2 victory at Ohio State • scored a goal in a 5-0 win over Penn State • added two assists in a 6-2 victory over Penn State • picked up a pair of assists in a 4-2 win over Michigan in the Big Ten Championship game • earned first letter.

Represented Sweden at the 2015 IIHF World Junior Championship in Toronto and Montreal • also represented Sweden at the 2013 IIHF U-18 World Junior Championship • played in five games at the tournament with three goals and one assist • also skated for Sweden at the 2012 Ivan Hlinka Memorial with three assists • led all players with seven goals in six games (also had an assist) at the 2012 World Hockey Challenge.

Joined the Gophers after spending three seasons with the Linköping organization in Sweden • led the SuperElit league with 60 points in 43 games and shared the league goal-scoring title with 32 goals during the 2013-14 season • played in his first full season in the SuperElit league in 2012-13 with nine goals and 12 assists in 31 regular-season games • also had three assists in five playoff games during the 2012-13 season • played in 10 regular-season games for Linköping with five points (four goals, one assist) during the 2011-12 season • previously skated for the Nacka HK organization in Sweden.


Rinkside: Brodzinski Thrives in New Role


The Minnesota junior leads all Big Ten defensemen with eight points this season.

Minnesota Hosts Huskies This Weekend


Minnesota opens the series on Friday, Nov. 27 and concludes the two-game meeting on Sunday, Nov. 29.

Goligoski Skates in 500th NHL Game


The Grand Rapids, Minn., native is the 21st University of Minnesota alum to reach 500 games in the NHL.

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