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One of the greatest players in Maple Leafs history, Mats Sundin has been one of the most consistant players during his playing days. Excluding his first and last season, Sundin has scored at least 70 points and played at least 70 games in each of his seasons. Playing with the Maple Leaf franchise for 13 years, he is the longest serving non-North American captain in NHL history. Sundin was drafted by the Quebec Nordiques, was traded to the Toronto Maple Leafs in 1994 and signed with the Vancouver Canucks in the 2008-2009 season. 


Records


NHL 

  • Currently holds the NHL record for most regular season overtime goals (15, shared with Jaromír Jágr, Sergei Fedorov and Patrik Eliáš)
  • Ranked 20th all time in career goals (564) (Shared with Joe Nieuwendyk)
  • Ranked 32nd all time in career assists (785)
  • Ranked 25th all time in career points (1349)
  • First European hockey player to be drafted first overall in the NHL Entry Draft (1989 by the Quebec Nordiques)
  • Longest serving European captain of an NHL franchise in league history
  • First Swedish player to reach the 500 goal milestone
  • Most career games, points, goals and assists by a Swedish hockey player
  • Fastest overtime goal (6 seconds, tied with Alexander Ovechkin, Simon Gagne and David Legwand)
  • Only Swedish player to reach 1000 points

Franchise

  • On November 27, 2007, in a game against the Montreal Canadiens, Sundin became the first player to score 400 goals for the Maple Leafs.
  • On October 11, 2007, in a game against the New York Islanders, Sundin passed Darryl Sittler as all time leader for career points and all-time goals for the Toronto Maple Leafs
  • Second player to record 20 goals in each of his first 16 seasons (shared with Marcel Dionne)
  • 1st all-time in goals scored for the Toronto Maple Leafs
  • 1st all-time in points scored for the Toronto Maple Leafs
  • 2nd all-time in assists for the Toronto Maple Leafs
  • Most assists in a period by a Toronto Maple Leaf (3) (tied with Darcy Tucker and Matt Stajan)
  • Most consecutive games with at least one point to start the season (15) 

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