GALCHENYUK & COLLBERG FACE EACH OTHER IN WORLD JUNIOR FINALJan 3rd, 2013 | By reusch | Category: Hockey-General News
Alexander Galchenyuk, chosen third overall in the June entry draft, will be in the lineup for the USA. The Americans upset Canada 5-1 Thursday while Sebastian Collberg, picked 33rd overall, will be part of the Swedish team that reached the final by edging Russia 3-2 in a shootout.
Collberg scored the only goal in the shootout to break a 2-2 tie against Russia. After five games in the tournament Collberg is tied for the Swedish team scoring lead with 4 goals and 2 assists in five games.
Galchenyuk is tied for second in scoring for the USA with 2 goals and 6 assists in six games. He failed to get a point in the game against Canada.