Forsberg proud, humbled by Hall of Fame induction
Blake, who was also inducted Monday night in Toronto. He is the third Swedish player to become a member, joining Anders Borje Salming - inducted in 1996 after 17 NHL seasons - and childhood friend, Mats Sundin, who entered the Hall in 2012.
Gave: Proposed Red Wings-Avs alumni game rekindles memories of rivalry
was the worst injury I witnessed in nearly 17 years of covering the NHL, and that includes the night Toronto defenseman Borje Salming had his face filleted when he fell backward onto the ice in a goal-mouth scramble beneath the skate of the Wings' Gerard
Lundqvist making lots of Rangers fans back home in Sweden
said Lundqvist ranks among the top 5 percent of Swedish players of all time. That includes Peter Forsberg, Mats Sundin and Borje Salming , the Hall of Fame defenseman who debuted with the Toronto Maple Leafs in 1973 and served as a pioneer for European players