Wednesday, May 26, 2010

Rangers Sign Norway's Zuccarello Aasen

New York Rangers President and General Manager Glen Sather announced today that the club has agreed to terms with free agent forward Mats Zuccarello Aasen.

“Mats is a highly skilled player with excellent hockey sense,” stated Sather. “He has produced at every level he has played, and we think his offensive abilities, both as a scorer and play maker, make him a valuable asset to the organization.”

Mats Zuccarello Aasen emerged as a big star in the Swedish elite league, winning MVP honors after crossing the border from his native Norway in 2008.
Zuccarello Aasen, 22, skated in 55 games with MODO of the Swedish Elite League (SEL) this past season, registering 23 goals and 41 assists for 64 points, along with 62 penalty minutes
For more information check out the New York Rangers release

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