The news came as a shock for Färjestad and its fans yesterday, but Wallin says the following to Aftonbladet.
- I'm 29 years old, so it's my last chance. I would probably regret it, if I didn't take the chance, he says.
Wallin's agent, Craig Oster, says to Expressen that talks with Toronto have been going for a couple of weeks.
- Toronto believes he can help the club and they think he has had a good season and a good World Championship. We started talking with them a couple of weeks ago, says Wallin's agent Craig Oster.
UPDATE JULY 10: It's now confirmed that Toronto has signed Rickard Wallin.