Patric Hornqvist

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Birthday
1, 1987
Birthplace
Sweden
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
1, 1987 (age 32)
Birthplace
Sweden

About

NHL right winger who began playing for the Nashville Predators in 2008 before being traded to the Pittsburgh Penguins in 2014. He helped the Penguins win Stanley Cup Championships in 2016 and 2017. 

Before Fame

He started playing hockey for Gillbo IF in his home town of Sollentuna, Sweden. Prior to his NHL career, he was named Elitserien Rookie of the Year for Djurgardens IF in the Swedish Hockey League.

Trivia

He had a breakout 2009-10 season, leading the Predators in goals with 30.

Family Life

He married a woman named Malin, with whom he has a daughter named Isabella.

Associated With

He became teammates with left winger Chris Kunitz in Pittsburgh in 2014.