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Nils Johansson

Full name: Nils-Rune Tommy Johansson
Nickname(s): Nicke
Gender: Male
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
Weight: 154 lbs (70 kg)
Born: July 24, 1938 in Alfredshem, Örnsköldsvik, Västernorrland, Sweden
Affiliations: MoDo AIK, Örnsköldsvik (SWE)
Country: SWE Sweden
Sport: Ice Hockey

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

During his career, defender Nils Johansson played with two clubs. For the majority of his career, from 1956-70, he played with MoDo AIK, and then from 1970-75 he was with Färjestads BK. He never won a Swedish title, but he received the Goldpucken Award in 1964 as the best player at the Swedish Championship and was selected to the Swedish Championship all-star team the same year. He was also awarded the 1971 Rinkens Riddare award, given to the most sportsmanlike player at the Swedish Championship.

Internationally, Johansson was capped 168 times with the Swedish national team between 1960-70. He won an Olympic silver in 1964, was a World Champion in 1962 and won silvers at the 1963, 1967, 1969 and 1970 World Championships and bronze at the 1965 World Championships. He was awarded the Guldskridskon Award as the MVP of the Swedish team at the 1966 World Championships. Johansson was also a European Champion in 1962, won silvers at the 1963, 1964, 1967, 1969 and 1970 European Championships and bronzes at the 1965 and 1968 European Championships. He was awarded the Stora Grabbars Märke (Big Boys’ Badge) #65 in ice hockey. After finishing his sporting career, Johansson worked as an ice hockey coach with Färjestads BK, Hanhals IF and IF Mölndal Hockey.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1964 Winter 25 Innsbruck Ice Hockey Men's Ice Hockey Sweden SWE 2 Silver
1968 Winter 29 Grenoble Ice Hockey Men's Ice Hockey Sweden SWE 4

Men's Ice Hockey

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G AST PIM
1964 Winter 25 Innsbruck Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Final Standings 2 1964-01-27 1 2 0
1964 Winter 25 Innsbruck Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Final Round Match #5 2 1964-01-30 CAN 3, SWE 1 0 0 0
1964 Winter 25 Innsbruck Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Final Round Match #10 1 1964-02-01 SWE 7, USA 4 1 0 0
1964 Winter 25 Innsbruck Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Final Round Match #12 1 1964-02-02 SWE 7, FIN 0 0 1 0
1964 Winter 25 Innsbruck Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Final Round Match #16 1 1964-02-04 SWE 10, GER 2 0 0 0
1964 Winter 25 Innsbruck Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Final Round Match #18 1 1964-02-05 SWE 12, SUI 0 0 1 0
1964 Winter 25 Innsbruck Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Final Round Match #23 2 1964-02-07 URS 4, SWE 2 0 0 0
1964 Winter 25 Innsbruck Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Final Round Match #28 1 1964-02-08 SWE 8, TCH 3 0 0 0
1964 Winter 25 Innsbruck Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Qualifying Round Match #2 1 1964-01-27 SWE 12, ITA 2 0
1968 Winter 29 Grenoble Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Final Standings 4 1968-02-04 0 0 4
1968 Winter 29 Grenoble Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Final Round Match #4 1 1968-02-07 SWE 4, USA 3 0 0 0
1968 Winter 29 Grenoble Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Final Round Match #9 1 1968-02-09 SWE 5, FRG 4 0 0 2
1968 Winter 29 Grenoble Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Final Round Match #12 1 1968-02-10 SWE 5, GDR 2 0 0 0
1968 Winter 29 Grenoble Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Final Round Match #16 1 1968-02-12 SWE 5, FIN 1 0 0 0
1968 Winter 29 Grenoble Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Final Round Match #18 2 1968-02-13 URS 3, SWE 2 0 0 2
1968 Winter 29 Grenoble Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Final Round Match #22 2 1968-02-15 CAN 3, SWE 0 0 0 0
1968 Winter 29 Grenoble Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Final Round Match #27 1T 1968-02-17 TCH 2, SWE 2 0 0 0