Two choices for the Calgary Flames on the wing
Eric Duhatschek of The Athletic: The Calgary Flames are in search of top-six winger to play on the precise facet. Florida Panthers Anthony Duclair and St. Louis Blues Vladimir Tarasenko are two choices.
Duclair’s been out all 12 months with an Achilles tear and is getting near returning. He performed on a line with Jonathan Huberdeau final 12 months and carries a $3 million cap hit via subsequent season. The Panthers might want to transfer $3 million in wage when Duclair is able to return, and if they continue to be out of the playoffs, they may transfer him.
Would Flames assume that Tarasenko and coach Darryl Sutter might co-exist? On paper it will look good.
The Devils is probably not the one ones who like Timo Meier
Sportsnet: Elliotte Friedman and Jeff Marek on 32 Thoughts: The Podcast – Goodbye, Gabby on San Jose Sharks pending RFA Timo Meier and the New Jersey Devils.
** NHLRumors.com transcription
Marek: “Timo Meier, the latest as you talked about on Saturday.”
Friedman: “Some of the reporters in San Jose went to ask him, and you understand, he form of, he didn’t say no, however I feel it’s usually understood that if San Jose will get right into a place the place they’re shut someplace, Meier and his agent, who’s Claude Lemieux are going to be allowed to speak to groups.
So so far as I do know, nobody has been allowed to do it but however I do assume the Devils like Meier. Obviously, I don’t assume they’re the one ones however I’ve… The different groups within the East anticipate the Devils to do one thing main. As so we’ll see if that occurs however I feel Meier’s positively one of many guys they like.
Friedman: “Now they obtained to discover a option to get Roman Josi.
Marek: “There you go. Good luck with that one.”