All aboard the JFK hype train!!! CHOO CHOOOOO!!!
Jakob Forsbacka Karlsson awaited his approval for a work visa after transitioning from his school visa. It took a little bit but it has officially gone through according to the Bruins Twitter account:
— Boston Bruins (@NHLBruins) April 6, 2017
Karlsson is now an active player and can play in NHL games. He will most likely see NHL action this Saturday when the Bruins take on the Washington Capitals. There is a lot of hype around this kid, they say he plays similar to a Patrice Bergeron.
Not a bad addition heading into the Playoffs!
PS: That name on the back of the Jersey puts Jared Saltalamacchia to shame
Welcome to Beantown Jakob!