Thread: News Article: Seguin will play in Switzerland
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09-21-2012, 07:56 AM
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Originally Posted by Beesfan View Post
At first glance, this seemed like a mistake to me, and that he should have gone to Sweden. But it seems that there are a number of NHL players going to the Swiss league, so it should be more competitive than normal.

Hopefully they play him at center. It would be a great opportunity for him to get that experience.
At last report (on my phone and can't link, sorry), the Swedish Elite League wasn't allowing escape clauses in their contracts, which is why you're seeing so many NHLers going to Switzerland, the Czech Republic, etc.

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