Markus Naslund

Markus Naslund

Height/Weight: 5' 11"/195 lbs
Born: Ornskoldsvik, Sweden
Draft: 1991 1st round (16th pick) by the
Shoots: L
  • Raleigh News and Observer

    Jaccob Slavin and Adam Fox on the blue line together? It almost happened for the Canes

    Unable to sign Fox out of college, the Hurricanes traded the star defenseman to the Rangers in 2019. Fox was the 2021 Norris Trophy winner as NHL’s best defenseman. Slavin won the Lady Byng last season.

  • The Sacramento Bee

    New York takes on Carolina, aims for 4th straight win

    New York Rangers (26-10-4, first in the Metropolitan) vs. Carolina Hurricanes (26-8-2, second in the Metropolitan) Raleigh, North Carolina; Friday, 7 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: New York looks to keep its three-game win streak intact when the Rangers take on Carolina. The Hurricanes have gone 4-3-0 against division opponents.

  • The Hockey Writers

    Oilers Revisited: Messier's Triumphant Return to Edmonton With Rangers

    Ex-Edmonton Oilers sticking it to their old team is a sight that fans in Oil Country are all too accustomed to. More than a year after their favorite adopted son was traded to the Los Angeles Kings, Wayne Gretzky just happened to be in Edmonton when he broke the NHL’s all-time points record. And The Great One did it by scoring the game-tying goal with less than a minute remaining, to boot.