Swedish coach Tomas Monten said of Andersson, "Lias is a player that leaves everything on the ice every time. That's a big key factor for your team. We need the leadership, that kind of work ethic on the ice." (NHL)
Andersson was the captain for Team Sweden.
Monten added that Andersson was good during this time last year but didn't make the impression that he did this year. (NHL)
Andersson played in 7 games for Sweden at the World Juniors last year, scoring thrice, adding 6 PIM, 19 shots on goal, a plus 2 rating and 14:24 per game.
Corey Pronman tweeted about Andersson, "He was consistently good. Hes not kind of guy who dekes through a team, but good all around player."
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