Why do some NHL players end up going to places like Berlin?
Leafsfan29-Embrace the drought!
Opportunity to continue to play.
Mostly the ones who either never had a chance to play on stacked rosters or they were simply never that good to begin with.
maybe they play too many video games
Some aren't getting a regular shift in the NHL, and money is often better in Europe than AHL, definitely better than ECHL.