Lundkvist, Henriksson make Sweden’s World Junior roster

The Rangers have their first two confirmed 2020 World Juniors participants, as defenseman Nils Lundkvist (2018 1st) and forward Karl Henriksson (2019 2nd) were on the final roster.

Lundkvist, expected to make the roster this year, has been tearing up the SHL this season and is on pace to set defense scoring records. In 22 games, he has a line of 4-12-16.

Henriksson, who is in the SuperElit league this season as an 18 year old, has a line of 5-18-23 in 17 games. He is 5th on Frolunda’s J20 team in scoring.