COLUMBUS, OHIO -- The Columbus Blue Jackets have signed goaltender Oscar Dansk to a three-year entry level contract, club General Manager Jarmo Kekalainen announced today. Dansk, 20, was Columbus' second pick, 31st overall, at the 2012 NHL Draft.
A native of Tumba, Sweden, Dansk has spent the past two seasons with the Erie Otters of the Ontario Hockey League, compiling a 40-32...
The World Junior Hockey Championships in Malmo, Sweden completed today with the medal round. Here are the preliminary round results and here are the quarterfinal results. This brings us to the semi-finals.
Sweden 2 Russia 1. Oscar Dansk (Columbus prospect) began in the Swedish goal and Andrei Vasilevski (Tampa Bay prospect) began the game in the Russian net. Filip Forsberg...
In a rematch of their round robin game, the score changed but the result was the same: Sweden wins. While Russia played very well (much better than Sweden for a lot of the game), Oscar Dansk stole the show for Sweden and carried the team to a 2-1 win and on to the gold medal game as Sweden remains undefeated [...]
Despite a two-goal third period for the Americans and out-shooting the Swedes 38-23, they couldn’t solve Oscar Dansk as Sweden defeated the U.S. by a score of 4-2 on Friday in what was the first pre-tournament game for both teams. Sweden’s top line of Sebastian Collberg, Alexander Wennberg, and Andreas Johnson carried the load offensively as they scored all [...]
Oscar Dansk has a good chance at starting for team Sweden.
After spending two seasons in Sweden, goalie Oscar Dansk agreed to terms to play for the Erie Otters of the Ontario Hockey League this season. Dansk was a 2012 second-round draft pick of the Columbus Blue Jackets. The 18-year-old Dansk spent last season with Brynas Jr. of Sweden's second division and had a 2.82 goals-against average and .910 save percentage in 28 games.