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Swedish stalwart

...Sigvardsson and Asa Berglund, is the latest in a long line of impact talent from Sweden for the Bears. It started with Johan Skinnars in the 2009-10 season, and continued with Erik Persson and Mathias Dahlstrom in 2010-11, Albin Karlsson and...
Brown and Gold preview: A look at the 2014-15 Brown Bears

...Beauparlant said.? Manfred Ehlers (6-1, 190, left-handed winger, 1996) - Another Swedish find of Johan Skinnars, the European scout for the Bears."He's a power forward that doesn't mind contact. He takes pucks to the...
Elite players are busy players: 4 Brown Bears play in Top Prospects event, now face weekend games

...the best. Immediately following a three-game sweep of Fairbanks, Doug Beck, Braden Kinnebrew, Brad Fusaro and Johan Skinnars headed for Ann Arbor, Mich., to play in the North American Hockey League Top Prospects Tournament. The all-stars...
Brown Bears trade McGlasson: Former Kenai Central standout makes move to Wasilla

...That deal was just part of a flurry of activity by the Brown Bears. On Sunday, the Bears had obtained forward Johan Skinnars from the Fairbanks Ice Dogs for future considerations. Sunday also marked the debut of touted Latvian goalie Dainis...
Former Brown Bears move on of our own," Brown Bears General Manager Nate Kiel said in a written statement on Sunday. Former team captain Johan Skinnars will play professional hockey in Norway next season. Skinnars led the Brown Bears with 39 points in 28 games played...
Brown Bears exhibiting talent with historic signing

...Scandinavian Hockey Consulting, an organization that also has delivered former Kenai River standouts Mathias Dahlstrom, Johan Skinnars and Erik Persson. It did not take him long to get noticed at the season-opening NAHL Showcase in Minnesota. In...
Soldotna man, an avid Brown Bears fan, keeps unusual tradition alive

...are within 10 minutes of the rink." The Karvonens' specialty is housing foreign players. They lodged Sweden's Johan Skinnars in 2009-10, Sweden's Erik Persson and Mathias Dahlstrom in 2010-11, Czech Republic's Marek Hemsky in 2011-12...
Basketball gives Flanagan a head start

...will play for St. Mary's University of Minnesota. Other players are likely to sign with Division III schools and Johan Skinnars has the potential to play pro hockey. As more players advance to the collegiate level, more will be interested in...
Bears collect a point: Ice Dogs stay hot, win in shootout up to six games with the club this season. After the game, the Brown Bears also announced they had obtained Johan Skinnars, a forward, in a trade with the Ice Dogs. Skinnars, who has three goals and six assists this season, played all...
Brown Bears back from break: Kenai River goes to Fairbanks for 3-game series: Fisher moves to USHL

...and in the goaltending position. "I'm pretty excited for Thursday," David said. David said he'll look for Johan Skinnars, who has six goals in five games with Kenai, to continue his scoring streak. He also said he's excited to see...


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