The Buffalo Sabres to add a former Flame
GM Botterill won’t comment on Ristolainen and if there was a trade request
The Toronto Maple Leafs will be looking for some low-cost signings
Ten players who may fit that bill.
Five potential trade targets for the Pittsburgh Penguins
Rob Rossi of The Athletic: (before the Phil Kessel trade to the Coyotes) Five potential trade targets for the Pittsburgh Penguins: Jason Zucker (MIN), Jonathan Marchessault (VGK), Conor Garland (ARI), Nick Bonino (NSH), and Adam Lowry (WPG).
The Vancouver Canucks are in a bit of cap crunch
The Canucks will buy out Ryan Spooner, giving them $18.5 million in cap space to work with.
Fitting Tyler Myers and $7 million isn’t as easy as it once might have been, and they’ll need to add another defenseman as well.
The Canucks didn’t qualify Ben Hutton as they were afraid he may be awarded $4 million in arbitration.