It would be a lot easier to write up a daily news aggregation post if Mitch Marner would hurry up and sign a new contract! Alas, we sit here waiting another day for the Maple Leafs and Marner to reach a deal.

It’s time to sign, Mitch!

The Marlies did make a signing. Hardev has all the details.

Marlies sign forward Darren Archibald to AHL contract

Other News

Both the Sabres and Oilers look dumb here.

Is the five-forward power play about to become an NHL trend? - TSN
”Just last season, the Flyers tried out a five-man unit in a game against the Wild. The Rangers, Lightning and Panthers also tried it in spots.”

Little Joe to Captain America: How Pavelski became the face of San Jose - Fear the Fin
Financial realities mean that Joe Pavelski is now a Dallas Star, but he’ll always truly be a Shark.

Smith believes Sens fans will ‘fall in love’ with Zaitsev’s game - TSN
"I’m looking for people to change the culture here and up the work ethic. I just explained to him how much I needed him here in Ottawa to help us with that and he was sold right away.”

Canada announces roster for World Junior Summer Showcase
The World Junior Summer Showcase starts in two weeks.

Vladimir Guerrero Jr. puts on a show at the Home Run Derby - Bluebird Banter
Vlad Jr. put on a show we won’t forget tonight. He didn’t win the Home Run Derby, but he was the most impressive.