Backstopped Sweden to its first-ever gold medal at the 2007 Under-18 Ivan Hlinka Memorial. In the opening game of round robin play, he stopped 38 of 40 shots in regulation against Team Canada. He stopped all three Team Canada shooters (Kyle Beach, Kelsey Tessier and Steven Stamkos) to give his team a 3-2 shootout victory.
Posted a 2.57 goals-against-average and .924 save percentage for Sweden’s national Under-17 team in 2006-07.
I've been getting frustrated lately, and the only thing keeping me sane was the team winning and other people stepping up and scoring. Then you just kind of let it go and realize you can end the series with one shot, that frustration goes away for a brief moment, and that's what happened.
— Montreal forward Max Pacioretty after scoring the series-winner in Game 4 -- his first career playoff goal -- to eliminate the Lightning and send the Canadiens into the second round