Melker Karlsson

Melker Karlsson

Height/Weight: 6' 0"/180 lbs
Born: Lycksele, Sweden
Draft: Undrafted
Shoots: R
  • Chico Enterprise-Record

    A transformative offseason: Big questions face SJ Sharks' braintrust over next several weeks

    The San Jose Sharks lost all three games they played this season against the Stanley Cup-champion Colorado Avalanche, allowing 15 goals and scoring just seven in the process. In fact, the Sharks didn’t win a single game against any of the four teams that made the conference finals, going a combined 0-8-3 against the Avalanche, Edmonton Oilers, Tampa Bay Lightning and New York Rangers.


    2022 NHL draft order: Full list of all 225 picks

    As a result of the draft lottery, the Montreal Canadiens will select first overall, followed by the New Jersey Devils second and the Arizona Coyotes third. Top prospects available include center Shane Wright (Kingston Frontenacs, OHL), center Logan Cooley (U.S. national team development program) and winger Juraj Slafkovsky (TPS, Liiga). Here is an ordered list of all 225 picks for the event: Round 1 1.

  • Fear The Fin

    SB Nation NHL Mock Draft 2022: Picks 8-13

    While the Ducks do have great defensive prospects in Zellweger and Drysdale (He is still considered a prospect until his 200th game), adding someone of Korchinski’s size and skill would really help to diversify the Duck’s blueline for years to come. Although Korchinski may not have the same ceiling as some of the other defensive prospects in the same range, he has a higher floor and his game will translate to the NHL.