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Report: Thornton, Nash headed to Switzerland if there’s a lockout

Swedish players have been hinting that they’d be interested in playing for their former teams if there’s a lockout for the vast majority of the summer now, but IIHF.com’s Szymon Szemberg provides the first concrete evidence that two North American players will avail themselves of European employment options if the NHL season does not start on time:

You can go and read the release, but it’s in German, and it basically says what Szemberg does.

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Paul's avatar

Darren Dreger tweeted this morning, stating both Nash and his agent said he has no plans to play with Davos.

Posted by Paul from Motown Area on 08/16/12 at 12:24 PM ET

Primis's avatar

Those Swiss,  always jumping the gun on everything with their knee-jerk reactions!

Posted by Primis on 08/16/12 at 01:08 PM ET

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