16. Rickard Rakell

As of this writing, Rickard Rakell has played his entire career with the Anaheim Ducks, the team that took him late in the First Round in 2011.

The Swedish Winger debuted for four Games in the 2012-13 Season and played in another 18 the next season before he was a permanent member of the Ducks roster. Rakell, who has never had more than 27 Penalty Minutes in a season, had his first of two 30 Goal seasons in 2016-17, and he would lead the NHL in Game-Winning Goals (10) that year. Rakell was an All-Star the year after, and he has 283 career Points for Anaheim.

The Bullet Points

  • Position: Defence
  • Acquired: Selected in the 1st Round, 30th Overall in the NHL Draft 6/24/11.
  • Games Played: 447
  • Notable Statistics:

    129 Goals
    154 Assists 
    283 Points 
    96 PIM 
    0.63 PPG 
    -2 Plus/Minus 
    32.2 Point Shares 
    19 Points in 46 Playoff Games

  • Major Accolades and Awards:

    All-Star (2018)
    Most Game-Winning Goals (2016-17)

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