Jonas Almtorp

Hometown:

Uppsala Sweden

Currently Playing In:

Europe

Birthday:

1983-11-17

Position:

C

Eligible for draft:

2002

Shoots:

Left

Drafted:

2002

Height:

6-1

Acquired:

4th round (111th overall), 2002

Weight:

190 lbs.

Probability of Success
  • B

History

Almtorp was a dominant player in the junior league prior to playing in the second Tier pro ranks during the 2003-04 season.

2005-06 marked Almtorp's first forray in the SEL where he played with Brynas.

Talent Analysis

Jonas is a solid sized center who is very aware of his defensive duties as a center. He is a good skater with very good lateral movement and quickness. He has a powerful stride and is difficult to knock of the puck. Jonas is smart and makes good things with the puck. He has solid scoring touch and passing skills. Jonas is a good skater with solid size and good work-ethic, assets that will help him develop into a solid 3rd or 4th liner.

 

Future

Almtorp has returned to Europe and is playing for Linkoping HC in Sweden.