The Swedes will play Czech Republic on Friday for the right to play in Sunday’s gold medal game.
Eriksson, who had three shots and a plus-2 rating Wednesday, scored off a rebound in the second period to give the Swedes a 4-1 lead. Eriksson has three goals, one assist and a plus-6 rating in seven tournament games.
Stars goaltending prospect Jack Campbell dressed for the first time in the tournament Wednesday, serving as a backup to Ty Conklin in Team USA’s 4-0 loss to Czech Republic.
The quarterfinals continue Thursday with Finland taking on Norway and Canada playing Russia.
Dallas Stars at the World Championship
Statistics for Dallas Stars playing at the World Championship in Slovakia