Jets select Johannesson 133rd overall

The Winnipeg Jets announced today they have selected Swedish defenceman Anton Johannesson with the 133rd overall pick in the 2020 NHL Draft.

Johannesson, 18, tallied 24 points (8G, 16A) in 20 games with HV71’s U20 team. He also had six points (3G, 3A) in five games with the U18 team. Internationally, the product of Gnosjo, Sweden won a bronze medal playing for Sweden at the 2019 U17 World Hockey Challenge.