Thread: Confirmed with Link: Farewell Zuke! (Signs with KHL)
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06-02-2012, 09:26 PM
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When he signed with NYR I know for a fact that he had offers from 4 NHL clubs incl. Detroit..
At least 4, his agent said 5-6 (but he has never been very good at counting i suspect, hehe). Detroit was one of them, yes, i believe Toronto was mentioned as well. Doesnt make much of a difference now who they were

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..but I guess the lure of New York and the Garden was the pushing point...
He asked his teammates for advice (Niklas Sundström, Markus Näslund and Peter Forsberg), and they recommended the Rangers. That certainly influenced his decision.

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