The club writes in the statement:

"Philadelphia Flyers forward Oskar Lindblom has been diagnosed with Ewing's sarcoma by specialists from the University of Pennsylvania. He will undergo further tests and evaluations next week and begin treatment immediately thereafter. He is not expected to return for games for the rest of the season ”.

"Flyers will do everything to support Oskar Lindblom and help him get the best possible care. Out of respect for Oskar and his family, the club will not make any further comments at this time and asks that Oskar's privacy be respected for some time so that he can focus on treatment, ”the club writes.

Lindblom has been listed for 18 points (11 + 7) in 30 matches this season.

The text is updated.