Oilers assign Johansson to Frolunda
The Edmonton Oilers have assigned centre Fredrik Johansson to Frolunda HC Goteborg of the Swedish Elitserien.
Johansson, Edmontons 14th choice (9th round, 274th overall) in 2002, played the last two seasons with Vasteras IK in the Hockey Allsvenskan league in Sweden. The 60", 187-pound centre scored 7-15-22 with 26 PIM in 41 games during the 2005-06 season and had 15-15-30 in 46 games in 2004-05. A member of Swedens national junior team at the 2004 World Junior Championship, he also played two seasons in the Swedish Elitserien with Vastra Frolunda HC in 2002-03 and 2003-04.