[ESPN NHL Guru] Forsberg helps finance hometown hockey arena

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Star and father will own part of Swedish teamORNSKOLDSVIK, Sweden -- Peter Forsberg will help finance a
$23 million hockey arena in his northern Swedish hometown, his
father Kent said Friday.
Forsberg, who grew up playing for local team Modo before
becoming a superstar in the NHL with the Colorado Avalanche, will
own 40 percent of the new arena along with his father, according to a news release. The Modo club, which will have the 6,500-seat arena
as its new home ice, will own the other 60 percent."For me, and especially...

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