Thread: Denmark: Prospect Nikolaj Ehlers
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04-16-2013, 05:41 AM
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Originally Posted by Justinov View Post
Not knowing the particularies of his contract for Biel, but it really seems that Nikolaj Ehlers got an offer he couldn't refuse. Maybe because Biel knew he was already half gone for Sweden, they came with a sweet deal.
Maybe he has a clause where he is sure to play (maybe even top6 for development?) and will not be send down to juniors and/or he was offered much better money than he could get in Sweden??
Playing a full year with the men in NLA surely beats an insecure spot in allsvenskan or SEL or playing in CHL with juniors. Even Nicklas Jensen was benched in AIK. I'm sure Nikolaj Ehlers thought about that when he chose Biel.
There is no doubting they must have offered him a good contract. And I have to admit it's exiting to have a dane in the NLA I was of the impression it was defensively strong league, so maybe he can learn some good D aswell

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