Barrie Colts defenseman Rasmus Andersson will replace Saint John Sea Dogs defenseman Jakub Zboril at the 2015 CHL/NHL Top Prospects Game, the Canadian Hockey League announced Tuesday.
The game will be played Jan. 22 in St. Catharines, Ontario at Meridan Centre, home of the Niagara IceDogs of the Ontario Hockey League.
Andersson, a 6-foot, 210-pound defender, has eight goals, 38 points and a plus-5 rating in 39 OHL games this season. He earned a C rating from NHL Central Scouting on its players to watch list.
Zboril, a 6-foot, 184-pound A-rated skater, last played Jan. 3. In 33 Quebec Major Junior Hockey League games this season he has eight goals, 24 points and a plus-5 rating.