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What is Fair to Expect from Henrik Zetterberg Next Season?

What is Fair to Expect from Henrik Zetterberg Next Season?

Henrik Zetterberg seems to defy Father Time. He had his best full season since 2011-12 last year at the age of 36. Without his performance in 2016-17, it’s a bit scary to think how much worse the team could have been. My two previous articles showed that even at 37, he still leads the way on the ice in many respects. At the same time, as the saying goes, Father Time is undefeated. There will come a time where he just can’t make his body do what he wants it to do. Just like all of you, I imagine, I hope that day is far in the future. Unfortunately, it’s likely that it will be here...
Detroit Sports Nation Aug 21, 2017

REPORT: Detroit Red Wings captain hints at retirement date

Detroit Red Wings captain Henrik Zetterberg will most likely not play out the final years of the 12-year $73-million contract he signed in 2009. In an interview with Sweden’s Radiosportens, the 36-year-old winger stated just as much. Zetterberg’s salary will pay him $7 million this season but then drops to $3.35 million next season. To […]
Winging It In Motown Aug 21, 2017
Report: Henrik Zetterberg Does Not Plan to Finish Entire Contract

Report: Henrik Zetterberg Does Not Plan to Finish Entire Contract

The captain reportedly plans to retire sometime before his contract is up in 20-21. In news that isn’t exactly shocking, but still sad to read, Henrik Zetterberg told a Swedish outlet that he is unlikely to complete the entire remainder of his comment. The link is paywalled (and in Swedish), but Helene St. James has a few quotes from the interview: In an interview with Sweden’s Radiosportens, Zetterberg said he “will probably not play” through the end of his contract, which runs until 20-21. “I may have two years left, but I have also learned to take it year by year,”...
Grand Rapids Press Aug 21, 2017
Swedish report: Red Wings Henrik Zetterberg to play two more seasons

Swedish report: Red Wings Henrik Zetterberg to play two more seasons

It has long been assumed the Detroit captain won't finish out his contract.
Detroit News Aug 21, 2017
Report: Wings’ Zetterberg likely to play 2 more seasons

Report: Wings’ Zetterberg likely to play 2 more seasons

Zetterberg told a Swedish radio statoin he’ll likely play two more years, though he’s signed through the 2020-21 season.        
Grand Rapids Press Aug 7, 2017
Red Wings outlook: Henrik Zetterberg still relied on for big minutes, production

Red Wings outlook: Henrik Zetterberg still relied on for big minutes, production

Detroit captain expected to start the season on the wing.

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