Report: Lundkvist to represent Rangers for Team Sweden
According to Corey Pronman of The Athletic, Rangers prospect Nils Lundkvist will don the “Three Crowns” sweater at the upcoming World Junior Championships.
SWE's WJC roster:
F: Bemstrom Fagemo Sodergran Back Sveningsson Olofsson Hallander Lundestrom Elvenes Hugg Gustafsson Zetterlund Holmberg
D: Boqvist Ginning Sandin Lundqvist Brannstrom Westerlund Broberg
G: Eriksson Ek Ersson Ahman
— Corey Pronman (@coreypronman) December 23, 2018
The Rangers first-round draft pick has a goal and five assists for Luleå of the Swedish Hockey League.
Much like Team USA, one Rangers prospect was cut from the Swedish roster, third-round pick Jacob Ragnarsson.