Bruins pending UFA Rask, Corridor and Krejci would all prefer to re-sign
Micael Hurley: Boston Bruins pending UFA goaltender Tuukka Rask: “I’m not gonna play for anyone else however the Bruins. That is our residence. We have now three children. … At this level in my life, I don’t see any motive to go wherever else. Hopefully, it really works out.”
Amalie Benjamin of NHL.com: Boston Bruins pending UFA ahead Taylor Corridor stated that he’s extra involved with match than he’s concerning the cash. He stated once more that he hopes to have the ability to re-sign with the Bruins.
“I don’t even know what my worth is at this level,” Corridor stated. “I really feel like I had two totally different seasons. However I’m not seeking to completely maximize my worth at this level in my profession. I’ve been lucky sufficient to make some good cash on this league, and at this level it’s about extra of a match for me than perhaps cash or a long-term factor. You wish to discover a residence for the subsequent few years right here.”
Fellow pending UFA ahead David Krejci additionally stated it’s not going to be concerning the cash.
“As we speak, I can inform you it’s not going to be about cash,” he stated. “And on the identical time, I simply can’t see myself taking part in for a unique staff. We’ll see what occurs. I don’t even know.”
Ben Kuzma of the Vancouver Province: Vancouver Canucks pending UFA middle Brandon Sutter would like to stay with the staff. wonders if the Canucks ought to have some commerce curiosity in Toronto Maple Leafs ahead Alex Kerfoot.
The 32-year outdated Sutter has had points staying wholesome. If the Canucks deliver Sutter again to middle their fourth-line, what does that imply for Jay Beagle who has a 12 months left at a $3 million wage cap hit and $2.2 million wage?
If the Canucks hold J.T. Miller on left wing, they’ll must discover a third-line middle, which leads to Kerfoot. He has a $3.5 million cap hit and has been on the Canucks radar earlier than as they tried to signal him out of School. He’s from Vancouver however the Colorado Avalanche supplied him a greater alternative.
Kerfoot gained’t be protected for the enlargement draft and the Maple Leafs want cap house to re-sign Zach Hyman. The Leafs can’t take any wage again however could also be okay with a draft decide or prospect.