Scouting the Devils and Golden Knights
Ryan Novozinsky: Scouts listed in New Jersey to look at the Devils and Golden Knights: San Jose Sharks (2), St. Louis Blues, Ottawa Senators, Dallas Stars, Colorado Avalanche, Columbus Blue Jackets and the Anaheim Ducks.
Scouting the Canadiens and Bruins
Stu Cowan: Scouts listed in Montreal to look at the Canadiens and Bruins: Arizona Coyotes, Boston Bruins, Chicago Blackhawks, Dallas Stars, Detroit Red Wings, New Jersey Devils, Tampa Bay Lightning, Washington Capitals, and the Belleville Senators (AHL).
Maple Leafs hope to increase Conor Timmins
TSN: Chris Johnston mentioned that the Toronto Maple Leafs have curiosity in signing defenseman Conor Timmins to a contract extension. He’s been a pleasant match they usually hope to get one thing performed for the pending RFA.
The Blues have put Ryan O’Reilly in play
TSN: The St. Louis Blues need to check the curiosity for pending UFA ahead Ryan O’Reilly although he’s nonetheless injured in accordance with Darren Dreger.
“We know he’s harm, he’s going to a be out for some time and it’s nonetheless early as a result of the Blues, like all golf equipment who’re trying on the playoff image, don’t know if they’re keen to go all in but.
But the ask for Ryan O’Reilly goes to be comparable what usually can be for a participant of comparable stature – you’re speaking about draft picks, you’re speaking a couple of prospect, the draft decide could possibly be decided by the standard of the prospect so, it’s once more nonetheless early, however Ryan O’Reilly is formally in play.”
Would Kevin Hayes be an possibility for the Avalanche?
The price to amass Bo Horvat or Ryan O’Reilly could possibly be excessive, so if the Avs need to go a bit of cheaper, and if they might get the Philadelphia Flyers to retain a few of Kevin Hayes $7.142 million cap hit, he could possibly be an possibility. He does have three years left on his deal although.