In europe, Michael Grabner is currently playing for EC Villacher SV in the top Austrian league. Yesterday the team announced another month extension to the "Live in Villach" Tour (pictured right). As the Google translated version of the article tells it*, four of the team's sponsors have footed the bill for Grabner's insurance, with two of them each picking up a third of the cost. Grabner may not be Sidney Crosby, but it still takes a pretty serious effort to finance just one month of an NHLers' EuroTrip.
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