Warrior at the 2016 World Cup of Hockey

by DT – Warrior Marketing/Social Media

As many of you know, the preliminary rosters for the inaugural World Cup of Hockey were announced last week and as you browse the rosters, you’ll undoubtedly notice the Warrior presence. Of the initial players announced, 35 of them have a tie to Warrior with Team USA leading the way with nine #WarriorPROs represented.

Let’s take a look at some of the Warrior PROs that will be representing their country or their continent at the World Cup this summer.

Russia:

Sergei Bobrovsky – Goaltender

Artem Anisimov – Forward

Nikolay Kulemin – Forward

Finland:

Tuukka Rask – Goaltender

Rasmus Ristolainen – Defenseman

Mikko Koivu – Forward

Mikael Granlund – Forward

Valtteri Filppula – Forward

Joonas Donskoi – Forward

Czech Republic:

Petr Mrazek – Goaltender

Roman Polak – Defenseman

Andrej Sustr – Defenseman

Michael Frolik – Forward

Sweden:

Jacob Markstrom – Goaltender

Erik Karlsson – Defenseman

Nicklas Backstrom – Forward

Gabriel Landeskog – Forward

Alexander Steen – Forward

Henrik Zetterberg – Forward

Europe:

Zdeno Chara – Defenseman

Andrej Sekera – Defensman

Mikkel Boedker – Forward

Leon Draisaitl – Forward

Thomas Vanek – Forward

North America:

Sean Couturier – Forward

Brandon Saad – Forward

Canada:

Duncan Keith – Defenseman

USA:

Ben Bishop – Goaltender

Jonathan Quick – Goaltender

Cory Schneider – Goaltender

Dustin Byfuglien – Defenseman

Justin Abdelkader – Forward

TJ Oshie – Forward

Max Pacioretty – Forward

Joe Pavelski – Forward

Blake Wheeler – Forward

And those are just the preliminary rosters!

We’re very proud of the players that have been selected already and look forward to even more Warrior PROs being added as the rosters are finalized closer to the tournament.

 

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