Elias Pettersson playoff scoring king and MVP[more]
MVP Elias Pettersson and the Vaxjo Lakers dominated the Swedish Hockey League this season. Photo: Andrea Cardin / HHOF-IIHF Images
The Vaxjo Lakers won the SHL regular season title with a 21-point margin to Djurgarden Stockholm, the runner-up. That they’d beat the fifth-seeded team in the final wasn’t a shock, but nobody could predict that they’d sweep Skelleftea AIK and only allow one goal in the process.