“It's a big deal back home,” Lidstrom said yesterday in an interview with the Associated Press.
How Swede life is for Detroit →
"I think that (Modano) will just add to our offense," Detroit captain Nicklas Lidstrom said in a phone conversation from Sweden. "He can play center or the wing. ... It will just add depth to the offense."
Mike Modano wants to help Ilitch win another Cup →