Sources: Northeastern's Karlsson to Sign NHL Deal
CHN Staff Report
Northeastern University junior Ludwig Karlsson will forgo his final two seasons and sign an NHL entry-level contract, according to three sources.
Details as to which team Karlsson, 22, will sign with were not immediately available. According to a source close to the player, an announcement could come Thursday.
Karlsson finishes his Northeastern career with 34 points (15 goals, 19 assists) in 49 games, including eight points in 17 games as a sophomore. He participated in the Nashville Predators' development camp earlier this month and last summer skated with the Anaheim Ducks' camp.