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New York Rangers sign restricted free agent forwards Emerson Etem and Oscar Lindberg

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NEW YORK, N.Y. - The New York Rangers have re-signed restricted free agent forward Oscar Lindberg.

General manager Jeff Gorton announced the move on Tuesday.

Lindberg had 28 goals and 28 assists in 75 games with the Hartford Wolf Pack this past season, establishing AHL career-highs in goals, assists, points, power play goals (10) and shots on goal (214). He tied AHL career-highs in games played and game-winning goals (six).

Lindberg played in one game with the Rangers last season, making his NHL debut on Feb. 24 vs. Calgary.

Prior to beginning his professional career in North America, Lindberg played with Skelleftea in the Swedish Hockey League. He was acquired from the Coyotes in exchange for Ethan Werek in 2011.

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