Victor Rask (C)
Has represented Sweden in 12 international competitions, including the World Junior Championships in 2012 (gold medal) and 2013 (silver medal) ... Signed a three-year, entry-level contract with Carolina on 10/20/11.
2012-13: Made his professional debut with Charlotte to start the season but spent the rest of the campaign with his junior team in Calgary (WHL) ... Made his AHL debut in Charlotteâ€™s season opener at HOU (10/13) ... Opened the scoring with his first professional goal at MIL (10/19) ... Had two assists at RFD (10/21) for first career multi-point game ... Recorded a four-game point streak (1g, 4a) from 10/19-10/28 ... Was tied for second among AHL rookies and tied for second on the team with a plus-7 rating at the time of his reassignment to Calgary.
Junior: Totaled 104 points (47g, 57a) in 101 total games in two season with Calgary (WHL) following the 2012-13 season ... Scored a hat trick at Tri-City on 2/12 ... Recorded three separate six-game point streaks during the regular season ... His 11-game playoff point streak was the longest of any player in the WHL postseason ... Scored 16 points (6g, 10a) in 17 playoff games to lead team ... Completed his first season of North American junior hockey with Calgary in 2011-12, earning 63 points (33g, 30a) in 64 games to rank third on the team ... Had 11 points (5g, 6a) in 45 career games with Leksand in HockeyAllsvenskan, the Swedish second division, from 2009-11 ... Also played in 52 games with Leksandâ€™s junior team, earning 25 goals and 28 assists (53 points) ... Was ranked 12th among European skaters heading into the 2011 NHL Entry Draft ... Played his first season for Leksandâ€™s J-20 Super Elite team in 2009-10, scoring 22 goals and adding 19 assists (41 points) in 39 games.