Toronto-the swede Timothy Liljegren, 19, is injured and his participation in the junior world CHAMPIONSHIPS in ice hockey is ”unclear”, said the Swedish ice hockey association.
Therefore, the coach Tomas Montén taken out another defenseman in the preliminary JVM-squad: the 17-year-old Philip Broberg, everyday in hockeyallsvenska serieledaren AIK.
2017 17:players of Toronto and the play of the team's seasons with the Marlies in the AHL. He took the JVM-silver last winter.
Philip Broberg has played 26 games for AIK this season and has recorded seven assists.
”A stupid thing, and nothing that I am proud of” – Tomas Montén when he introduced the JVM-squad