Swiss club Biel signs Chicago forward Patrick Kane
Tuesday, October 23, 2012
BIEL, Switzerland (AP) -- Swiss hockey club Biel has signed Chicago Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane to play during the NHL lockout.
Biel says the 24-year-old former top draft pick is scheduled to arrive in Switzerland on Sunday. Kane, a three-time All-Star, helped Chicago win the 2010 Stanley Cup.
Biel is currently sixth in the 12-team Swiss top division.