View Full Version : Here's why Euro trips are still worth it

10-01-2009, 05:28 AM
BY: Scott Burnside

STOCKHOLM -- In the United States, it's a big deal to be given the keys to a city. Here in Sweden, the wooden horse is the big deal.

Nicklas Lidstrom, the Detroit Red Wings' captain and one of the best players of all time to hail from this Scandinavian country, was feted by the mayor of Dalarna, the municipality about two hours outside of Stockholm where Lidstrom grew up.