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Flyers lockout news: Nicklas Grossman signs in Sweden

From Tim Riday of CSN Philly: defenseman Nicklas Grossman, who signed a $14 million, four-year extension with the Flyers after being traded from Dallas last season, will join teammate Matt Read with a team in Sweden.

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Defenseman Nicklas Grossmann agreed to join Allsvenskan club Sodertalje SSK in Sweden, as profiled by the team's website (via ProHockeyTalk).

The imposing defenseman earned a four-year contract extension worth $14 million on April 7, after adding a much-needed physical presence to the Flyers' blueline.

Grossmann will join fellow Flyer Matt Read in Sodertalje. Read signed with the team in early October.

For the rest of the story on Grossman, head over to CSN Philly.