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The Wings ‘Euro’ Conection

from Steve Simmons of the Toronto Sun,

On the overseas flight to the Stanley Cup final, Hakan Andersson pulled out his NHL guide and began to play a game.

The scout wanted to see if any player drafted in 1999 turned out better than Henrik Zetterberg.

He looked at Martin Havlat, first-round choice. He looked at the Sedin Twins, early first-round choices. He settled on his pick, Zetterberg, chosen 210th nine years ago.

“If you were to do the draft over again, I think he’s the first pick,” said Andersson.

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