Rangers President and GM Glen Sather announced today that the club has agreed to terms with forward Oscar Lindberg.
Lindberg, 20, skated in 46 games with Skelleftea HC of the Swedish Elite League this season, registering five goals and five assists for 10 points, along with 18 penalty minutes. He established an SEL career-high in games played, and tied his career-high in goals.
The Skelleftea, Sweden native has skated in 123 career SEL games with Skelleftea HC, registering 11 goals and 15 assists for 26 points, along with 84 penalty minutes.
Internationally, Lindberg represented his native Sweden at the 2011 IIHF U-20 World Junior Championship.
Lindberg was acquired by the Rangers from Phoenix in exchange for Ethan Werek on May 8, 2011. He was originally drafted by the Coyotes as their second round choice, 52nd overall, in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft.
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New York Rangers, Terms Agreement
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