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Head coach Richard Grönborg has released Sweden’s provisional roster for the World Junior Championships. 2014 NHL Draft eligible prospect Anton Karlsson of Frolunda made the roster. Numerous NHL drafted players were included on the roster including two each from Montreal (de la Rose, Collberg) Columbus (Dansk, Wennberg) and the Washington Capitals (Djoos, Burakowsky). Also included on this preliminary roster is Gustaf Possler, a HockeyProspect.com fave and sleeper pick who was drafted by the Buffalo Sabres in the 5th round last june.

 

Team Sweden Preliminary Roster for the 2014 World Junior Championship

1    GK Högberg Marcus Linköpings HC SWE 25.11.94 Örebro 195 96 L
30  GK Johansson Jonas Brynäs IF SWE 19.09.95 Gävle 193 90 L
35  GK Dansk Oscar Erie Otters CAN 28.02.94 Stockholm 189 92 L

 

3   D Norell Robin Djurgårdens IF SWE 18.02.95 Stockholm 180 87 L
4   D Djoos Christian Brynäs IF SWE 06.08.94 Göteborg 181 72 L
6   D Pettersson Jesper Linköpings HC SWE 16.07.94 Stockholm 175 85 R
7   D Byström Ludwig Färjestads BK SWE 20.07.94 Örnsköldsvik 182 85 L
8   D Arnesson Linus Djurgårdens IF SWE 21.09.94 Stockholm 187 87 L
12 D Lundberg Arvid Skellefteå AIK SWE 29.09.94 Skellefteå 185 85 L
13 D Olofsson Gustav Colorado College USA 01.12.94 Borås 188 86 L
14 D Hägg Robert MODO Hockey SWE 08.02.95 Uppsala 188 94 L
20 D Bengtsson Lukas Mora IK SWE 14.04.94 Stockholm 177 78 R

 

9   F de la Rose Jacob Leksands IF SWE 20.05.95 Arvika 189 86 L
10 F Wennberg Alexander Frölunda HC SWE 22.09.94 Stockholm 186 85 L
11 F Nilsson Ludvig Timrå IK SWE 28.03.94 Stockholm 185 85 L
15 F Collberg Sebastian Frölunda HC SWE 23.02.94 Mariestad 180 82 R
17 F Johnson Andreas Frölunda HC SWE 21.11.94 Gävle 178 80 L
18 F Burakowsky André Erie Otters CAN 09.02.95 Klagenfurt, AUT 186 81 L
21 F Sandberg Filip HV 71 SWE 23.07.94 Stockholm 174 82 R
23 F Sörensen Nick Quebec Remparts CAN 23.10.94 Holbak, DEN 186 79 R
24 F Possler Gustav MODO Hockey SWE 11.11.94 Södertälje 182 83 L
25 F Hedberg Edwin MODO Hockey SWE 29.01.94 Medellin, COL 180 78 L
26 F Karlsson Erik Frölunda HC SWE 28.07.94 Lerum 182 77 L
27 F Karlsson Anton Frölunda HC SWE 03.08.96 Göteborg 187 88 L
28 F Wallmark Lucas Luleå HF SWE 05.09.95 Umeå 183 80 L
29 F Sundqvist Oskar Skellefteå AIK SWE 23.03.94 Boden 190 89 R