Senators' Erik Karlsson couldn't be happier to be home

Sweden's Erik Karlsson celebrates his goal against Finland during their men's play-off semifinal at...

Sweden's Erik Karlsson celebrates his goal against Finland during their men's play-off semifinal at the Sochi Olympics, February 21, 2014. (REUTERS/Mark Blinch)

BRUCE GARRIOCH, QMI Agency

, Last Updated: 9:05 PM ET

No place like home for Erik Karlsson.

After suiting up for Team Sweden in Sochi, the Senators' top defenceman wasn't due back until Thursday's morning skate, but as practice got underway Wednesday Karlsson was on the ice.

He was only three days removed from a tough 3-0 loss to Team Canada in the gold-medal final

 


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