Video: 2013 World Junior Championship - Filip Forsberg and Tom Nilsson, Sweden
For Sweden's Filip Forsberg, the 2013 World Junior Championship provides a chance to cement the idea that Sweden has arrived as a hockey power at the junior level. Forsberg was a part of his country's gold medal squad at the 2012 World Juniors, with his performance at that tournament no doubt helping to solidify his stock for the 2012 NHL Draft.
Defenseman Tom Nilsson, on the other hand, is getting his first taste of the U-20 experience. Injuries to a handful of Sweden's top defensemen opened the door for other defenders such as Nilsson to step into the breach and prove their worth on the international stage.… read more