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European Skater
Sweden
Alexander
Wennberg
POSITION: Center
HEIGHT: 6' 1"
SHOOTS: Left
WEIGHT: 174
LAST CLUB TEAM: Djurgarden, SWEDEN-2
BIRTHDATE: September 22, 1994
MID RANK: 8
HOMETOWN:
FINAL RANK: 5
BORN IN: Stockholm, SWE
• In 2012-13, Wennberg played in 46 games for Djurgardens in Sweden’s second division and ranked second among junior players in goals (14), assists (18) as well as third in points (32).

• Wennberg is a two-time silver medalist – he competed for Sweden at the 2013 World Junior Championship (2-1--3) and the 2012 Under-18 World Championship (3-6--9). In 2012, he tied for fourth in tournament scoring.

• He patterns his game after Washington’s Nicklas Backstrom, who Wennberg calls “an amazing hockey player with great hands who plays with intelligence.”

FAVORITES

NHL team: New York Rangers
NHL player: Pavel Datsyuk
Video game: NHL
Movie: Miracle
TV show: How I Met Your Mother
Actor: Neil Patrick Harris
Music group: Swedish House Mafia
Website: Facebook
Pump-up-song: “Calling (Lose My Mind)” by Alesso