Senators ship Mika Zibanejad to Sweden
OTTAWA -- The Ottawa Senators sent first-round draft pick Mika Zibanejad back to Swedish club team Djurgardens on Wednesday rather than burn the first year of his entry-level contract.
Zibanejad appeared in nine games for the Senators this season, with one assist and a minus-3 rating. A 10th game with Ottawa would have meant the 18-year-old was sticking in the NHL.
The Stockholm native played his ninth and final game with the Senators on Tuesday night in Carolina.
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