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Winter Olympics 2014: Sweden unveils men's ice hockey roster

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Sweden unveiled a star-studded roster for the Men's ice hockey tournament at the 2014 Sochi Olympics.

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Sweden released its men's ice hockey roster for the 2014 Sochi Olympics on Tuesday morning. The group is a collection of fantastic NHL talent that is headlined by goaltender Henrik Lundqvist, defenseman Erik Karlsson, Detroit Red Wings captain Henrik Zetterberg and the Sedin twins.

Zetterberg has been named Sweden's captain for the tournament:

Defenseman Alex Edler will be unavailable for the first two games of the tournament, as he still has time remaining on a suspension for kneeing Eric Staal at the World Championships.

Here's a look at the complete roster:

G Jhonas Enroth
G Jonas Gustavsson
G Henrik Lundqvist
D Alexander Edler
D Oliver Ekman-Larsson
D Jonathan Ericsson
D Niklas Hjalmarsson
D Erik Karlsson
D Niklas Kronwall
D Johnny Oduya
D Henrik Tallinder
F Daniel Alfredsson
F Nicklas Bäckstrom
F Patrik Berglund
F Jimmie Ericsson
F Loui Eriksson
F Johan Franzen
F Carl Hagelin
F Marcus Krüger
F Gabriel Landeskog
F Daniel Sedin
F Henrik Sedin
F Jakob Silfverberg
F Alexander Steen
F Henrik Zetterberg

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