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Avalanche round out the 2013 draft with D Wilhelm Westlund in the 7th

Bruce Bennett

Clearly the Avs decided that one elite defenseman is nothing compared to five defenseman. In the 7th round, the Avalanche picked Swede Wilhelm Westlund, a 5'11" 185-pound blueliner. Westlund is said to be a well-rounded, two-way d-man, but he doesn't necessarily have any standout skills. Not likely that we'll see him in an Avs sweater outside of training camp. Currently, Westlund plays for Färjestad BK.