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Defenseman Karlsson signs with Jokerit

Wednesday, 09.26.2012 / 11:12 AM / News

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Defenseman Karlsson signs with Jokerit
Ottawa Senators defenseman Erik Karlsson has agreed to a month-to-month contract with Jokerit of SM-liiga, the club announced Wednesday.

Ottawa Senators defenseman Erik Karlsson has agreed to a month-to-month contract with Jokerit of SM-liiga, the club announced Wednesday.

Karlsson, the 2011-12 Norris Trophy winner, is expected to make his debut with the Finnish club Saturday.

In 81 games last season with the Senators, 22-year-old Karlsson had 19 goals and 59 assists.

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