With their third round selection in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft, 87th overall, the Montreal Canadiens select:
Lukas Vejdemo, C, Djurgården j20 (SHL)
6-2, 194 lbs., Shoots L, Sweden
RANKING: No. 36 by NHL Central Scouting (EU Skaters)
2014-’15: 34 GP, 23 G, 25 A, 48 PTS (Djurgården j20)
Lukas Vejdemo (@vejde96) is a smooth skating big centerman who is responsible at both ends of the ice, with a lot of offensive upside. Hard working player, he’s not afraid to go to the dirty areas. He was Superelite Playoff MVP.