Andersson on Sweden’s World Junior camp roster
CALGARY, AB — Calgary Flames 2015 draft pick Rasmus Andersson has been named to Sweden’s World Junior summer camp roster.
The defenceman has represented Sweden on a number of occasions, playing in the U-16, U-17, and Ivan Hlinka Memorial tournaments.
Sweden will play national games in Lake Placid, USA, during August 2-7:
Aug. 2, 2015 – USA Blue vs. Sweden
Aug. 3, 2015 – USA White vs. Sweden
Aug. 6, 2015 – USA vs. Sweden
Aug. 7, 2015 – Sweden vs. Finland
Andersson, who was selected 53rd overall in the 2015 NHL Draft, is coming off a strong rookie season with the Barrie Colts; he was fourth in team scoring with 12 goals and 64 points in 67 games.
Born Oct 27 1996 — Malmo, Sweden
Height 6.00 — Weight 212 — Shoots Right