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The Chicago Blackhawks will have five representatives at the 2023 World Juniors. Four prospects will suit up for Canada, and one will represent Sweden. Victor Stjernborg, a Hawks' 2021 fourth-round draft pick, will serve as the captain for Sweden.

The 2023 tournament will be Stjernborg's second time representing his home country at the World Juniors. He had a +3 rating and two penalty minutes in seven games to help Sweden win bronze at the 2022 tournament.

Victor Stjernborg plays for the Vaxjo Lakers HC of the Swedish Hockey League. The 19-year-old center has four assists in 26 games so far this season.

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The 2023 World Juniors run from Dec. 26, 2022 through Jan. 5 in Moncton, New Brunswick, and Halifax, Nova Scotia. Sweden opens preliminary play against Austria at 12:30 PM CT on Dec. 26.