Players could have Sweden option
NEW YORK -- Another floodgate may have opened for the contingent of NHL players headed overseas during the lockout.
According to reports out of Sweden, a recent antitrust ruling may open up the Swedish Elite League, Elitserien, to locked-out players looking to play in Europe. The SEL was previously closed off to NHL players during the lockout, though that policy may now be subject to change.
Along with the KHL, the SEL is regarded in the hockey community as one of the premier ...
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