Contract extension talks with the Rasmus Dahlin and Owen Energy proceed
“We began conversations early within the offseason with (each Dahlin and Energy) and continued all by means of the summer season. We proceed to speak now and so they’ve been actually constructive. So it’s one thing that we’re nonetheless going to work on right here over the subsequent couple of weeks.”
Will talks decide up between the Carolina Hurricanes, Brett Pesce and Brady Skjei?
Pierre LeBrun and Michael Russo of The Athletic: Carolina Hurricanes GM Don Waddell mentioned they did their finest to commerce for defenseman Erik Karlsson and supplied the worth they had been snug with, which clearly, wasn’t ok.
The Hurricanes have two defensemen which might be coming into the ultimate years of their contracts.
“We’d love to increase (Brett) Pesce and (Brady) Skjei collectively,” Waddell mentioned. “It went quiet in August, which is regular. We’re in September now and we’ll see if there’s something new there.”
It’s not unattainable for the Montreal Canadiens to commerce Carey Worth
Pierre LeBrun and Michael Russo of The Athletic: The Montreal Canadiens have been shedding some salaries of gamers who don’t determine into their future.
Carey Worth has three years left on his contract at a $10.5 million cap hit. Many of the owed to him is roofed beneath insurance coverage, but it surely’s not simple to maneuver that contract.
“I believe there’s at all times a chance to do issues,” Hughes mentioned. “I don’t know what that appears like, and I don’t know finally if that ever occurs, however I definitely wouldn’t describe it as an impossibility.”