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2022 NHL Draft prospect profile: Liam Öhgren is a safe prospect who lacks elite traits

Is there a champion in the house? Liam Öhgren recently played his part in Sweden’s impressive phoenix journey in the World Juniors Under-18s’, losing the opening game to Latvia to later redeem themselves with an upset win in the final against the United States.

Yes, Sweden were outshot 51-15. And yes, it was an impressive effort by goaltender Hugo Hävelid combined with an unreal offensive efficiency. But a gold medal is a gold medal.

After a successful junior career, it is now time for Öhgren to complete the next step of his hockey journey and get drafted as a top prospect in the 2022 NHL Entry Draft.