Frans Nielsen

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Birthday
24, 1984
Birthplace
Herning, Denmark
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
24, 1984 (age 34)
Birthplace
Herning, Denmark

About

NHL center who was selected 87th overall by the New York Islanders in the 2002 NHL Draft. After spending ten seasons with the Islanders, he signed with the Detroit Red Wings in 2016.

Before Fame

He grew up playing Ice Hockey with his family in Herning, Denmark.

Trivia

He tallied 47 points in 2011-2012, his first 82-game season in the NHL.

Family Life

He grew up with three siblings.

Associated With

He was joined by Brad Boyes on the New York Islanders in 2012.