Nothing new on Penguins pending UFAs
“We’ve been speaking, however nothing to report right now. We’ll hold chipping away.”
Gaudreau gained’t say a lot about his contract this season
“It’s between my agent and ,” the five-time All-Star stated on Thursday. “I most likely gained’t reply many questions on that this season.”
The Maple Leafs may have to maneuver a small wage
James Mirtle of The Athletic: Toronto Maple Leafs Kurtis Gabriel and Adam Brooks will doubtless be despatched to the AHL, and might want to clear waivers to take action. The Leafs might need to make transfer to get below the cap ceiling.
Perhaps they’d sacrifice Pierre Engvall at $1.25 million. Buying and selling him would make extra sense than placing him on waivers.
Would the Maple Leafs resolve to maneuver Ilya Mikheyev ($1.625 million)? He did request a commerce after final season.
Maple Leafs GM doesn’t have any plans to commerce Ilya Mikheyev
TSN: Toronto Maple Leafs GM Kyle Dubas wouldn’t verify that Ilya Mikheyev requested a commerce after final season, however did say that he doesn’t have any plans to commerce him.
“Ilya goes to be on the group and goes to be a giant a part of the group,” Dubas stated, including any questions on a commerce request must be directed to Mikheyev’s agent.”
Mikheyev sidesteps commerce request query
Kristen Shilton of TSN: Ilya Mikheyev was requested about his commerce request this previous offseason, however he sidestepped the query.
“No, I simply loved time with my household,” Mikheyev stated in response to the commerce request inquiry. “I simply bought married.”
When requested if he desires an even bigger function with the group this season.
“I’m wanting ahead to the upcoming season and dealing arduous for the group,” he stated. “And I hope we’ve a fantastic season.”