Considering Alexander Steen's great play this season, he is certainly guaranteed a spot on the Swedish team in Sochi.
Sweden became the first home team to win the world hockey championships in 27 years, beating Switzerland 5-1 on Sunday.
Craig Smith had a hat trick and teenager John Gibson was stellar in net to lead the United States over host Finland 4-1 at the ice hockey world championship on Wednesday.
Tampa Bay center Nate Thompson broke the tie at the end of the second period to help the United States beat Belarus 5-3 on Thursday in the world hockey championships.
Peter Forsberg is backtracking on comments he made in a TV interview suggesting Sweden threw a group-stage game at the 2006 Turin Olympics to get an easier draw in the second round.
Sven Tumba, the three-sport star who was honored as the best hockey player in Sweden and later became a golf pioneer in his country and the former Soviet Union, has died. He was 80.
E.J. Hradek believes the Swedes are sitting pretty heading into the single-elimination tournament portion of the Olympics
Former NHL MVP Peter Forsberg is making a comeback with the Sweden national team for the Karjala Cup.
Peter Forsberg scored less than six minutes into his comeback game but his hometown team Modo lost 4-2 to Frolunda in a Swedish Elite League opener on Thursday.
Patric Hornqvist scored twice and Sweden fended off Belarus 6-5 in an opening preliminary round game of the world championships on Saturday.
Peter Forsberg is still hoping for a return to the ice, and might make a second comeback attempt with the Swedish national team next month.
Peter Forsberg will skip the hockey World Championship in Austria because of injuries.
Swedish NHLers Peter Forsberg and Mikael Renberg will play for Sweden in the World Hockey Championships, the Swedish hockey federation said Thursday.