On to the links!
@draglikepull DET will trade contract first, acquiring team will terminate contract, take cap hit. Contract will get terminated, not by DET.— Bob McKenzie (@TSNBobMcKenzie) June 18, 2016
Agent: Drouin has withdrawn trade request, ‘wants to be back in Tampa’ – ProHockeyTalk
Officially putting the drama to bed.
Boston Bruins have discussed Dmitry Kulikov trade with Panthers | CSNNE.com
The Boston Bruins have expressed interest in a potential trade for Florida Panthers defenseman Dmitry Kulikov, according to CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty.
Five goaltenders to watch at the 2016 NHL Entry Draft | TSS"Clubs that are sparse on goaltending depth right now should look long and hard at taking a goaltender in the upcoming NHL draft. Teams like the Toronto Maple Leafs, Calgary Flames and Dallas Stars would all do well to try and snag one of this draft class’ biggest names."
Oilers are NOT trading 4th overall pick for any D but Subban or Weber, and neither I believe is getting dealt— Jim Matheson (@NHLbyMatty) June 17, 2016
Calgary Flames announce Glen Gulutzan as new head coach - Calgary - CBC News
Glen Gulutzan is crystal-clear about his plans for next season's Calgary Flames: new coach, new style and new expectations.
Penguins say Daniel Sorong had surgery on right shoulder, will be out 7-8 months.— Dave Molinari (@MolinariPG) June 17, 2016
Holland: Trade might be best option for Howard, Wings
As the Wings prepare for next week’s draft, the goalie’s future in the organization is a key question.
'In a perfect world,' Penguins would keep both Fleury and Murray, Rutherford says | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
"It’s a great situation that we have good goalies, but it could be a tough situation going forward," the Penguins GM said.
From the Front Page
Gretzky? Who needs him - Pension Plan Puppets
The Maple Leafs once turned down a chance to get The Great One
Jared Cowen clears waivers, will be bought out - Pension Plan Puppets
Leafs send Cowen home, for good this time.
NHL Expansion Draft: Who should the Toronto Maple Leafs protect? - Pension Plan Puppets
Who should the Leafs expose for the expansion draft, and should we worry?
Why the Leafs may trade James van Riemsdyk | Leafs Hub
As the 2016 NHL entry draft approaches, many questions surround the Toronto Maple Leafs and what they plan to do in this, one of the most important off seasons
DEV - Prospect-Stats
An publicly available tool to assess CHL draft prospects.
How Auston Matthews became hockey’s hottest prospect - The Globe and Mail
He has followed a road not travelled – from the Sun Belt, to skipping elite development programs and major junior and U.S. college hockey – to likely first overall pick, superstardom and even presumed saviour of the lowly Maple Leafs