Report: Mats Sundin getting closer to returning to NHL

According to a report in Toronto’s Globe and Mail, Mats Sundin underwent a physical exam at a Toronto hospital Wednesday, which is necessary for him to begin training again.

Sundin is expected to head out to Los Angeles for a two-week training session.

After his training is complete, it is believed the 37-year-old pivot will start looking for an NHL team that is the best fit for him.

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Recently, Vancouver, the Rangers, Tampa Bay, Philadelphia and Montreal have all expressed interest in signing Sundin. The Canucks’ two-year, $20 million offer is still on the table.