NHL Prospects that could possibly be dealt
Corey Pronman of The Athletic: a bunch of NHL prospects that might discover themselves used as a commerce chip earlier than the April twelfth NHL commerce deadline.
Justin Barron – defenseman – Colorado Avalanche
Henrik Borgstrom – middle – Florida Panthers
Calle Clang – goaltender – Pittsburgh Penguins
Vladislav Firstov – left wing – Minnesota Wild
Morgan Geekie – middle – Carolina Hurricanes
Spencer Knight – goaltender – Florida Panthers
Klim Kostin – left wing – St. Louis Blues
Timothy Liljegren – defenseman – Toronto Maple Leafs
Mason Lohrei – defenseman – Boston Bruins
Kirill Marchenko – proper wing – Columbus Blue Jackets
Ivan Morozov – middle – Vegas Golden Knights
Victor Mete – defenseman – Montreal Canadiens
Jayden Struble – defenseman – Montreal Canadiens
LA Kings commerce tiers
Lisa Dillman of The Athletic: Wanting on the commerce tiers for the Los Angeles Kings. They’ve in the meanwhile $16.6 million in projected wage cap area they may use to their benefit. They’ve been a nice shock this season however their focus stays the rebuild.
It’s onerous to see them wanting to maneuver prospects in Quinton Byfield, Alex Turcotte, Gabriel Vilardi or Tobias Bjornfot.
Tier 1: The massive-name belongings – Jonathan Fast and Dustin Brown.
Tier 2: Worth belongings – Alex Iafallo, Jeff Carter, Adrian Kempe, and Andreas Athanasiou.
Tier 3: Depth belongings – Austin Wagner, Michael Amadio, Olli Maatta, Trevor Moore, Blake Lizotte.
Tier 4: Different belongings – Draft picks (additional picks in a 2nd, third and 4th) and cap area (not many different groups have the flexibility to tackle wage).
Groups will likely be calling the Senators
Bruce Garrioch of the Ottawa Solar: Though the commerce speak seems to have picked up, it’s onerous to say how busy Ottawa Senators GM Pierre Dorion and the opposite GMs will likely be. The playoffs are a protracted shot for the Senators and workforce will likely be calling for a few of their pending UFAs.
Pending UFAs embrace Artem Anisimov, Ryan Dzingel, Micheal Haley, Matthew Peca, Braydon Coburn, Mike Reilly and Erik Gudbranson.
It appears uncertain that the Senators would commerce Gudbranson. Dzingel simply got here out of 14 day quarantine.
Defenseman Reilly would possibly curiosity some groups. Fellow defenseman Christian Wolanin has been a wholesome scratch of late.
Prospect Jacob Bernard-Docker is anticipated to depart the College of North Dakota after the season. 2020 first-round choose Jake Sanderson is perhaps given the choice to go professional after his freshman season.
Groups might name on ahead Logan Brown, who has battled accidents. The Senators might not be in a rush to maneuver him.