In and out of COVID procedure
Elliotte Friedman: Boston Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy has actually been positioned in COVID procedure.
Conor Ryan: Bruins GM Don Sweeney stated that coach Cassidy just has “mild symptoms” which Joe Sacco will take control of as head coach.
Sara Civ: Carolina Hurricanes coach Rob Brind’Amour on their present COVID circumstance:
“Kind of both. What can you do, right? There’s absolutely nothing you can do about it. You are holding your breath.
“Guys are testing twice a day, you don’t know what’s gonna happen. The concern is what does happen if other guys are out? You don’t have other players around. There’s a lot of questions about how it’s supposed to work. But we’ve got a group here and we gotta go try to play a game”
Jason Gregor: Edmonton Oilers defenseman Cody Ceci was positioned in COVID procedure. The Oilers canceled their practice for preventive factors.
Minnesota Wild PR: Minnesota Wild forward Frederik Gaudreau remains in COVID procedure.
Arthur Staple: The New York Islanders might be going back to the ice today for practice this afternoon. All gamers and personnel who check unfavorable can return. Players in COVID procedure are not qualified to return.
Sens Communications: Ottawa Senators forward Drake Batherson has actually been gotten rid of from COVID procedure.
St. Louis Blues: St. Louis Blues forward Tyler Bozak has actually been positioned in COVID procedure.
Elliotte Friedman: The Buffalo Sabres have actually positioned Christian Wolanin on waivers.
Devils extend Hughes
The New Jersey Devils signed forward Jack Eichel to an eight-year, $64 million offer.
Corey Masisak: “A huge move for the franchise. If Hughes gets near his ceiling, this will be a team-friendly deal. Conversely, $64 million for a 20-year-old w/a chance to sign another big deal after it is pretty nice.”
Pierre LeBrun: Salary breakdown.
22-23: $9 million consisting of a $2 million finalizing benefit.
23-24: $8.5 million
24-25: $8.5 million
25-26: $8.5 million
26-27: $8 million
27-28: $7.5 million
28-29: $7 million
29-30: $7 million
The last 4 years of the offer consists of a 10-team no-trade provision.
Corey Masisak: There are now 13 gamers who are under 25-years old and have wage cap strikes over $8 million annually for 2022-23.
24 – McDavid, Matthews, Marner, Werenski, Kaprizov, Aho, Chabot
23 – McAvoy, Fox, Makar
22 – Heiskanen, B. Tkachuk
20 – J. Hughes
Jack Hughes‘ microstat card from 2020-21 gives a good glimpse at the level of talent we’re speaking about here. One of the most active shift gamer in the league, an exceptional passer, and among the most respected puck burglars in hockey. pic.twitter.com/EAHNGQJFXd
— JFresh (@JFreshHockey) November 30, 2021
Lemieux was suspended 5 video games
NHL Player Safety: Los Angeles Kings forward Brendan Lemieux has actually been suspended for 5 video games for biting Ottawa Senators forward Brady Tkachuk.
— Frank Seravalli (@frank_seravalli) November 30, 2021