Förbundet om flykten: "Ge fan i våra spelare"

Fyraårsregeln skulle hjälpa svensk ishockey från att tappa unga talanger till Nordamerika för tidigt.

Men regeln har inte gett önskad effekt. Nästan 30 unga svenskar finns i farmarligan AHL.

– Vi tycker, på ren svenska, att de ska ge fan i våra spelare, säger Svenska ishockeyförbundets vice ordförande Peter Forsberg.

Source: HockeyEXP

2016 By the Numbers

207Next week’s UFC year-end Pay-Per-View, which includes two UFC title fights between champion Amanda Nunes vs. Ronda Rousey and champion Dominick Cruz vs. Cody Garbrandt40UFC events in 2016 up until this point, starting with UFC 195 and ending with UFC Fight Night: VanZant vs. Waterson12PPVs23FOX and FS1 events5UFC FIGHT PASS events10Countries were visited by the Octagon – Australia, Brazil, Canada, Croatia, England, Germany, Ireland, Mexico, Netherlands and USA2Of those countries – Croatia and Netherlands – were new to the UFC483Fights151Knockouts88Submissions106First round finishes … Read the Full Article Here
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Andrade-Moroz Off UFC 207 Card

Due to an injury suffered by Maryna Moroz, her bout with Jessica Andrade has been removed from the UFC 207 card on Dec. 30 in Las Vegas.There will be no replacement fight, and the card will proceed with 11 bouts. Moving to the Pay-Per-View main card, which is headlined by the UFC women’s bantamweight title fight between Amanda Nunes and Ronda Rousey, is the flyweight matchup pitting No. 12-ranked Louis Smolka against No. 13-ranked Ray Borg. Read the Full Article Here
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Top Ten – The Best Submissions of 2016

The submission. It’s not only a way to attack in the Octagon, it can also be the great savior, the combat sports version of a walkoff home run. And when done perfectly, it’s a thing of beauty. Here are ten of the best from 2016 that capture just what the ground game means in the UFC.
1. Ben Rothwell-Josh BarnettIt may look like a guillotine choke to the rest of us, but Ben Rothwell describes his go-to submission as a gogo choke, and he secured it to perfection against Josh Barnett in January, finishing a former UFC heavyweight champion whose only previous submission losses were … Read the Full Article Here
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Top 10 – The Best Knockouts of 2016

You want the best knockouts of 2016? Take a look at our list of the best this yearBest of 2016: Best newcomers | Biggest upsets | Top submissions | Greatest KO’s1 – Lando Vannata-John MakdessiThe best part of Lando Vannata’s spinning wheel kick knockout of John Makdessi was the almost nonchalant low kick “Groovy Lando” threw before walking Makdessi into the finisher. The Canadian was done as soon as the kick crashed into his chin, with Vannata knowing that he didn’t need to follow it up with anything else. Walk off KO + Head kick KO + Spinning = … Read the Full Article Here
Source: UFc