Jake McCabe back on the ice.
Charlie Roumeliotis: Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Jake McCabe had cervical spinal column surgical treatment this previous offseason. He is anticipated to be out up until late November. He was skating with the group the other day.
The Winnipeg Jets strip Blake Wheeler of his captaincy
Winnipeg Jets PR: The Jets have actually reorganized their management group for the upcoming season.
“It is the determination of the coaching staff that we will enter the 2022-23 season without a specific captain, but rahter a group of assistants still to be determined,” stated Jets head coach Rick Bowness. “It is our goal to expand the leadership base within our hockey team. We have high expectations for our core players and we want to provide them with the opportunity to step into those greater leadership roles as a group.”
TSN: Blake Wheeler on losing the captaincy.
“I don’t require a letter on my jersey, y’konw. I believe there’s a time in my profession where that recognition was necessary to me. I don’t require it any longer.
I’m actually anticipating viewing a great deal of the men that I’ve had an opportunity viewing kinda mature action in to sort of a broadened function, you understand if you believe that due to the fact that of this I’m simply going to fade into the back and not be a leader on this group, you’re sorely incorrect
The Sharks and Evander Kane reach a settlement
Elliotte Friedman: The declaration from the San Jose Sharks on the Evander Kane contract.
“The San Jose Sharks have reached an agreement with Evander Kane regarding the termination of his NHL Standard Player Contract. The agreement has been approved by the NHL and the NHL Players’ Association. We are satisfied that its terms will not adversely impact the team, either financially or competitively, in this or future seasons.”
Frank Seravalli: The Sharks charge will be used to last season’s income cap. Kane will get approximately a $2.5 million payment to comprise the distinction in between his brand-new offer (the very first 3 years is $16.5 million) and $19 million the Sharks ended. The Sharks had simply under $5 million in cap area in 2015.
Cap Friendly: “This is the very first circumstances of a retroactive termination charge used to the previous season that we understand. In contrast, the LAK still owe termination costs to Mike Richards up until 2031-32″