Poile on the Subban trade
By the sounds of it, the New Jersey Devils were the only team that was willing to take on Subban’s full contract.
The Predators took the deal that gave them the most cap space.
Flames tried to acquire more picks … What about Perry?
Pat Steinberg: Calgary Flames GM Brad Treliving said they tried to make things happen with regards to trades but they weren’t able to get anything done.
He added that their main focus had been to acquire more draft picks.
Eric Francis: “I know Corey Perry is broken down and a shell of his former self, AND I know the
#Flames have no money, but I can’t stop thinking about the fact he represents the essence of what the Flames need to add this summer: a gritty disruptor. Won’t happen, but it sure intrigues me.”
Nothing new with Panarin and Bobrovsky … $$ not worth a first
They still haven’t ruled out the option of the sign-and-trade if eight years for either is that important.
“Pay $3.8 million for a first-round pick? No, thank you.”
Sabres trying to trade Ristolainen
So far there have been no takers but that could change in the next few days.