Prospect Kruger and Team Sweden Strong at WJC
Kruger has tallied three assists and currently sits at a +5 rating in four games played during the IIHF WJC. Sweden defeated rival Finland today in the last round of preliminary games and now heads into the regulation round and playoff round quarterfinals.
The talented Djurgårdens IF rookie leads his Swedish team with 27 points (9 goals, 18 assists) in 30 games this season and currently sits 12th among scoring leaders in the Swedish Elite League.
The 2010 IIHF World U20 Championship are being held in Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada.