UCONN vs Vermont (photo by Stephen Slade)
UCONN vs St Francis (photo by Stephen Slade)
UConn vs UNH (photo by Stephen Slade)
UConn vs Northeastern (photo by Stephen Slade)
UConn vs BC (photo by Stephen Slade)
Before UConn: Prior to coming to Storrs, played in 25 games with the Madison Capitols of the USHL during the fall of 2016...Finished with nine points in 25 games with Madison, coming on two goals and seven assists...Also registered 16 penalty minutes for the Capitols...Prior to his time in Madison, spent the previous season skating for Linköping HC J20 in the Swedish Hockey League...In 45 regular-season contests, he posted four goals and 18 points and added a goal in four playoff games...In 2014-15, Nyberg skated three games with the same Linköping HC J20 squad, but played the majority of the year with Linköping HC J18, serving as an assistant captain...He had three goals and 12 points in 20 games playing in the J18 Elit league, as well as two assists in nine games in the J18 Allsvenskan league.
In the NHL Draft: Drafted in the 5th round (129th overall) by the Buffalo Sabres in the 2016 NHL Entry Draft.
Personal: Born April 27, 1997...Philip Emanuel Nyberg is the son of Patrick and Anette Nyberg...Has a younger brother, Samuel...An exploratory major.