| 6 ft 0.5 in (1.84 m)|
187 lb (85 kg)
| SEL Team|
| Timrå IK|
|Born|| January 16 1986,|
|NHL Draft|| 192th overall, 2004|
Detroit Red Wings
|Pro Career||2005 – present|
Anton is the younger brother of P. J. Axelsson.
Axelsson was drafted 192th overall in the 2004 NHL Entry Draft by the Detroit Red Wings while playing for Frölunda HC U-20 team. He advanced to the senior team for the 2005-2006 season and spent two seasons there before signing a two-year contract with Timrå in April, 2007.
He played for Sweden at the 2006 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships.
He is often compared to his older brother as he is a strong skater with good hockey sense and two-way ability.
|2003–04||Västra Frölunda HC||J20 Elit||28||7||10||17||14||5||0||1||1||2|
|2004–05||Frölunda HC||J20 Elit||33||12||30||42||14||6||2||5||7||0|
- Anton Axelsson's career stats at The Internet Hockey Database
- Anton Axelsson at Frölunda HC
- Anton Axelsson at Hockey's Future
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