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Injured Sweden defenceman Kylington won't play in world junior championship

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MONTREAL - Sweden defenceman Oliver Kylington will not play at the world junior championship due to an injury, a team official said Tuesday.

The official did not give details of the injury.

Kylington was in the lineup for Canada's 5-2 exhibition win over Sweden on Sunday night in Ottawa.

The 17-year-old Kylington is projected to be a top-10 pick in the 2015 NHL draft.

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