Tagged: ‘Swedish Elite League’

Jesper Fast Will Most Likely not Play for New York Rangers This Season
March 25th, 2013 at 9:10 AM
***VIDEO1*** It was reported last week by Larry Brooks that New York Rangers prospect Jesper Fast -- who changed his last name from Fasth a year ago -- would be on his way to the NHL at the end of the Swedish Elite League season. However, with Swedish Ice Hockey Association wanting...

Michael Del Zotto with Unknown Team in Europe
October 29th, 2012 at 5:14 PM
***PHOTO1*** New York Rangers defenseman Michael Del Zotto will be the fourth member of the team to sign a contract to play overseas. It isn't known which team Del Zotto has signed with, however. ***PHOTO2*** Del Zotto has plenty of options as he has teammates playing in the KHL (Ryan McDonagh), the Swiss League...

New York Rangers’ Henrik Lundqvist Considers Options in Sweden
September 22nd, 2012 at 10:26 PM
***PHOTO1*** New York Rangers goaltender Henrik Lundqvist is heading back to Sweden. He won't be playing hockey yet, however, as he's still weighing his options whether or not to play in his native country. The door to the Sweden's premier league, the Elitserien, was previously closed to locked-out players. That policy has...