Blue Jackets prospects participating in 2014 IIHF World Junior Championships in Sweden

Thursday, 12.26.2013 / 3:30 PM / News
By BlueJackets.com Staff



COLUMBUS, OHIO -- The 2014 IIHF World Junior Championships began today in Malmo, Sweden, with several players drafted by the Columbus Blue Jackets in recent years representing their respective countries at the 10-team tournament.

Sweden will have a pair of Jackets prospects on its roster, as center Alexander Wennberg (Round 1, 14th Overall in 2013) and goaltender Oscar Dansk (R2/31 in 2012) will both be members of the host nation’s delegation. Team Canada will also have two Columbus draft picks on its roster – forwards Kerby Rychel (R1/19 in 2013) and Josh Anderson (R4/95 in 2012).

Other Blue Jackets prospects playing in this year’s tournament include Slovakian center Marko Dano (R1/27 in 2013) and Norwegian left winger Markus Soberg (R6/165 in 2013). Forward Oliver Bjorkstrand (R3/89 in 2013), and Team Denmark recently won the Division I portion of the World Juniors in Poland, earning promotion to the Top Division in 2015.

More information on the 2014 IIHF World Junior Championships can be obtained by visiting www.worldjunior2014.com.

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EASTERN CONFERENCE
  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 p - BOS 82 54 19 9 261 177 117
2 y - PIT 82 51 24 7 249 207 109
3 x - TBL 82 46 27 9 240 215 101
4 x - MTL 82 46 28 8 215 204 100
5 x - NYR 82 45 31 6 218 193 96
6 x - PHI 82 42 30 10 236 235 94
7 x - CBJ 82 43 32 7 231 216 93
8 x - DET 82 39 28 15 222 230 93
9 WSH 82 38 30 14 235 240 90
10 NJD 82 35 29 18 197 208 88
11 OTT 82 37 31 14 236 265 88
12 TOR 82 38 36 8 231 256 84
13 CAR 82 36 35 11 207 230 83
14 NYI 82 34 37 11 225 267 79
15 FLA 82 29 45 8 196 268 66
16 BUF 82 21 51 10 157 248 52

STATS

2013-2014 PLAYOFFS
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
J. Johnson 2 2 1 0 3
M. Calvert 2 2 0 3 2
R. Johansen 2 1 1 -1 2
B. Dubinsky 2 0 2 0 2
D. Savard 2 0 2 1 2
B. Jenner 2 0 2 -1 2
D. MacKenzie 2 1 0 0 1
M. Letestu 2 1 0 1 1
A. Anisimov 2 0 1 -1 1
C. Atkinson 2 0 1 1 1
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
S. Bobrovsky 1 1 0 .905 3.00
 
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