Tag Archives: Erik Karlsson

Erik Karlsson isn’t heading back to Sweden for the NHL lockout just yet. Karlsson’s agent, Craig Oster, confirmed Tuesday that Jokerit of the Finnish League “is one of several teams to express interest” in the Senators’ Norris Trophy winning defenceman. Karlsson is a good friend of former Senators pest Jarkko Ruutu, who plays for Jokerit. [...]

The path is seemingly clear for Erik Karlsson to go back home to Sweden and receive the red carpet treatment, playing for as long as the National Hockey League lockout lasts. Karlsson wants to return to Frolunda, where he was a star for two seasons before going on to even greater fame here with the [...]