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05-10-2011, 10:38 PM
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It appears the Rangers may sign Lindberg

Lindberg is quoted in the article.

Translation below

Confirmed last night: Lindberg leaves Phoenix Coyotes
Skellefteċ Centre Oscar Lindberg, 19, THIRD during the night Monday against the Phoenix Coyotes at New York Rangers.

In the other direction was another 19-year-old talent, the Canadian Centre Ethan Werek.

On Sunday, the New York Rangers could announce on its website that Oscar Lindberg is ready for the club. It confirmed Glen Sather, president and general manager of Rangers.The opposite direction is Canadian Ethan Werek.

"Found out it just"
Already last summer, was drafted Lindberg to the NHL when Phoenix took care of him in the second round. During the season, he still played for Skelleftea.Oscar Lindberg accounted for five goals and nine assists for Skelleftea in the year in the playoffs, it was another three goals and four assists.

If 19-year-old player in Skellefteċ for next season remains to be seen.
- I found out about it exactly, so I have no idea, "he told Sportbladet.

The club's sporting director Lars Johansson also do not know what will happen yet.
- He has not signed a contract, he is just drafted. This has gone so fast. There have been some discussions, it has gone so quickly so we'll see what happens, "he says.

Oscar Lindberg's contract with Skelleftea spanning the 2012-2013 season.
The Rangers have until June 15 to sign Lindberg if they want him to play in the AHL this coming season. The Rangers pay a $225,000 transfer fee and they can sign Lindberg to a three year ELC.

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