On being drafted by the Kings:
Yeah. It’s exciting to be here and be [drafted] by LA. I saw some games in the playoffs this year. They’re a really good team and a really good organization so I’m really excited.
On what type of player he is:
I think I’m a big strong player, a good skater. I think that’s my biggest strength. I’m a really good skater. That’s what I’m going to bring to the LA Kings
On if he considers himself a two-way player:
Yeah, [I’m] a two-way hockey player. A little bit of a power forward [too].
On his familiarity with the Kings:
I think [they] fit me [well]. They play hard and have very skilled players too, so I think [it’s a good fit].
On Anze Kopitar:
I watch him a lot. He and Dustin Brown, they’re both great two-way players and both skilled.
On if he would accept an assignent to the AHL:
Yeah, for sure I will.
On where he will play next year:
Yeah, I just signed a two year deal with Modo. We’ll see how we play in Modo this year.
On if he would go to the CHL as a 20 year old if the Kings asked him to:
I don’t know. Maybe. We’ll see.
On who he spoke to with the Kings:
Yeah, I talked to [Christian] Ruuttu in Sweden a couple of times and then the combine too, so I met them a few times. I had a good feeling.
On the Kings Stanley Cup run:
I think they played really [well] this year, and hopefully next year they can be Stanley Cup champions [again]. They have a really good team, so let’s keep going.