Nicklas Backstrom failed doping test

Sunday, February 23, 2014 12

Sweden and Washington Capitals centre Nicklas Backstrom failed a doping test for a substance found in an allergy medication and was withdrawn from the Gold Medal game at the Sochi Olympics. “I got the message two hours before the game that something was wrong,” Sweden coach Par Marts said after his team lost 3-0 to […]

Team Sweden 2014 Olympic Roster

Tuesday, January 07, 2014 18

Henrik Sedin, Daniel Sedin and Henrik Lundqvist highlight Team Sweden’s roster for the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. Sweden finished fifth at the 2010 Olympics in Vancouver, losing a quarter-final match-up to Slovakia. Sweden will play alongside Austria, the Czech Republic, Switzerland in Group C at the 2014 Winter Olympics. Goaltenders: Jhonas Enroth Jonas Gustavsson Henrik Lundqvist Forwards: Daniel Alfredsson Nicklas Backstrom […]