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Mats Sundin

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Mats Johan Sundin (Swedish pronunciation: [ˈmatːs sɵnˈdiːn]; born 13 February 1971) is a Swedish former professional ice hockey player who played the majority of his career in the National Hockey League (NHL), retiring in 2009. Originally drafted first overall in 1989, Sundin played his first four seasons in the NHL with the Quebec Nordiques. He was then traded to the Toronto Maple Leafs in 1994, where he played the majority of his career, serving 11 seasons as team captain. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mats Sundin has received more than 980,857 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Mats Sundin is the 54th most popular hockey player (up from 55th in 2019), the 958th most popular biography from Sweden (down from 885th in 2019) and the 5th most popular Swedish Hockey Player.

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Among hockey players, Mats Sundin ranks 54 out of 364Before him are Bernie Geoffrion, Veniamin Alexandrov, Alexander Almetov, Josef Černý, Viktor Shuvalov, and Ronald Pettersson. After him are Bobby Clarke, Konstantin Loktev, Pavol Demitra, Mark Messier, Saku Koivu, and Viktor Zinger.

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Among people born in 1971, Mats Sundin ranks 276Before him are Penny Hardaway, Marco Rubio, Jay Harrington, Lola Glaudini, Annabeth Gish, and Alison Krauss. After him are Víctor Aristizábal, Gillian Flynn, Nicholas Brendon, Gregory Porter, Keegan-Michael Key, and Anita Yuen.

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Among people born in Sweden, Mats Sundin ranks 958 out of 1,612Before him are Per Bertilsson (1892), Yvonne Ryding (1962), Jonas Björkman (1972), Sverrir Gudnason (1978), Göran Claeson (1945), and Pär Zetterberg (1970). After him are Barbro Martinsson (1935), Linn Berggren (1970), Hugo Wieslander (1889), Gösta Lilliehöök (1884), Johnny Ekström (1965), and Birger Sjöberg (1885).


Among hockey players born in Sweden, Mats Sundin ranks 5Before him are Nils Nilsson (1936), Peter Forsberg (1973), Mats Näslund (1959), and Ronald Pettersson (1935). After him are Håkan Loob (1960), Tomas Jonsson (1960), Bengt-Åke Gustafsson (1958), Nicklas Lidström (1970), Tommy Salo (1971), Pelle Lindbergh (1959), and Henrik Lundqvist (1982).