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MATTIAS BACKMAN RUMORS

Backman could be next Swede to join Wings

GRAND RAPIDS, MICH. -- It really doesn't matter where the Red Wings choose a player in the upcoming NHL draft -- if he's from Sweden, people expect him to succeed. After all, so many Swedes have succeeded over the years, including captain Henrik Zetterberg, chosen in the seventh round of the 1999 NHL Entry Draft with the 210th pick, and defenseman Jonathan Ericsson, chosen in the...
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May 28, 2014  |  Discuss
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