This would be a dream come true for the 19 year old ice hockey professional Lukas Reichel. The striker, who won the German championship with Eisbären Berlin last year, is about to make his debut in the best league in the world, the NHL.
The former Berlin master trainer Pierre Pagé (71) had predicted years ago: “If Lukas Reichel gets enough game practice, he can make it into the NHL.” also after his move to North America in the AHL in the summer. In the Blackhawks’ farm team, the Rockford IceHogs, he developed into a regular player and was most recently named “Player of the Week”.
Chicago now ordered Reichel back into the NHL, brought him into their so-called “Taxi Squad”. The tech-savvy, fast player is now training with the best and hopes to be on the NHL team soon. Make the rights secured.