#8 Dennis Persson
BORN: June 2, 1988
HOME TOWN: Nykoping, Sweden
ACQUIRED: Buffalo's 1st round choice (24th overall) in the 2006 NHL Entry Draft


: Assisted on four goals in 11 Calder Cup Playoff games with Portland (AHL)… Recorded three assists vs. Connecticut in Game 5 of the Atlantic Division Semifinals on 4/21…  Recalled to Buffalo during the 2011 Stanley Cup Playoffs, bud did not appear in a game… Notched career-highs in goals (four), assists (13), points (17) and games played (64) in his second season on the Pirates blueline… Earned a game-high three assists vs. Manchester on 4/07… Passed rookie total of seven points (1+6) with his eighth point of the season on a goal vs. Springfield on 1/07… Played in 100th career AHL game at Worcester on 1/02… Logged his first two-point game (1+1) in the AHL, and topped his career-high in goals with his second goal of the season against Providence on 11/06

: Scored one goal and added six assists for seven points in first full season with Portland… Potted his first AHL goal vs. Worcester on 12/31… 2008-09: Made his North American/AHL debut with the Pirates, playing the last eight regular season games before skating in three postseason contests with the team… Recorded his first AHL point with an assist against Springfield on 3/29… Played his first career AHL game vs. Manchester on 3/28… Spent half the season with Timra IK (Swedish Elite League), recording six points (1+5) in 46 games… Also made pro playoff debut that year, dressing in seven postseason games with Timra IK… 2007-08: Totaled five points (1+4) in a combined 42 games with Djurgardens IF (SEL) and Nykoping (Swe-2)… 2006-07: Split the campaign between Djurgardens IF, Nykoping and Almtuna IS (Swe-2), recording eight points (4+4) in 41 appearances… 2005-06: Played first pro season in Sweden with Vasteras IK (Swe-2), collecting two assists in 19 games

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