Tag Archives: Team Sweden

For Nicklas Backstrom, The Upcoming Winter Olympics Signify An Opportunity For Redemption

The 2022 Winter Olympics are now just six months away. And with NHL players potentially set to participate for the first time since the Sochi games in 2014, Washington Capitals’ forward Nicklas Backstrom sees the upcoming games as an opportunity … Continue reading

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Nicklas Backstrom, Carl Hagelin Will Meet With Members Of Team Sweden In Stockholm Next Week

Photo: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images Team Sweden will hold an Olympic preparatory meeting in Stockholm next week with 27 NHL players available to the media. Capitals forwards Nicklas Backstrom and Carl Hagelin will attend the meeting. Former Capitals’ forward Andre Burakovsky … Continue reading

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Carl Hagelin Will Help Henrik Lundqvist Get Acclimated In D.C., Just Like Lundqvist Did For Him In New York

Getty Images As a 23-year-old, heading into his first NHL season back in 2011, Carl Hagelin found himself in the big city, getting ready to play for the New York Rangers. One of his mentors at the time was fellow … Continue reading

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All 43 Players On Sweden’s Women’s National Hockey Team Announce Boycott

Photo TOMI HÄNNINEN / BILDBYRÅN All 43 players on Sweden’s women’s national hockey team announced on Wednesday that they will boycott both the next national team camp set for this weekend, and the upcoming five-nation tournament in Finland. The reason … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Prospect Review and Forecast – Axel Jonsson-Fjällby

Photo: Tori Hartman We continue our prospect review and forecast series with a review and forecast for winger Axel Jonsson-Fjällby. (You can access all of our Capitals Prospect Reports and player analysis on our “Prospects” page right here.)

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Capitals Prospect Axel Jonsson-Fjallby Selected For National Team

The start of the season has been rough for Capitals prospect Axel Jonsson-Fjällby, who returned to Sweden on loan from Washington. However, things are looking up, as today the winger was notified he was selected to be a member of … Continue reading

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Vancouver Canucks Daniel and Henrik Sedin Announce Their Retirement After 18 Seasons

After Hall of Fame careers, Vancouver Canucks Daniel and Henrik Sedin announce their retirement after 18 seasons. Continue reading

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Capitals’ Draft Pick Axel Jonsson Fjallby is Opening Eyes at World Junior Championship

Photos: Aftonbladet On Friday we published an article on the Capitals 2016 draft pick Axel Jonsson-Fjallby, detailing an interview he held with the Swedish media following Team Sweden’s win over the Czech Republic in the 2018 World Junior Championship. The … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Prospect Axel Jonnson-Fjallby Meets With Media After Victory Over Czech Republic

Photos: Jimmy Wixtrom The 2018 World Junior Championships kicked off this week in Buffalo, New York. For those less acquainted, the annual tournament features many of the best 18 and 19 year-old players from around the world, including players already … Continue reading

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Two Capitals Prospects Participating at 2018 World Junior Championships in Buffalo

The World Junior Championships started this Tuesday in Buffalo, New York and ends on January 5. 10 countries – Canada, the United States, Finland, Slovakia, Denmark, Sweden, the Czech Republic, Switzerland, Russia, Belarus – are participating in the 18 and … Continue reading

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