The Devils select the young Swedish Defenseman Adam Larsson with the fourth overall pick in the 2011 NHL Entry Draft!
Playing in his second full season with Skelleftea in 2010-11, he was only the third defenseman to make his Elite League debut at 16 years of age. He represented Sweden at the 2010 and 2011 World Junior Championship, finishing as the team's highest scoring defender at the tournament in 2011 with four points (1-3--4). Sweden won a bronze medal in 2010 and finished fourth in 2011.
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Top 5 Picks
Devils 2011 Draft Picks
1. Edmonton Oilers Ryan Nugent-Hopkins
2. Colorado Avalanche Gabriel Landeskog
3. Florida Panthers Jonathan Huberdeau
4. New Jersey Devils Adam Larsson
5. New York Islanders Ryan Strome