Sabres claim Jonsson-Fjallby
Elliotte Friedman: The Buffalo Sabres declared Axel Jonsson-Fjallby from the Washington Capitals.
John Vogl: “Axel Jonsson-Fjallby is a 23-year-old winger from Sweden. He played 31 games in Hershey last year, recording 10 goals and 15 points. The fourth-year pro has yet to appear in an NHL game. He has a two-year contract that pays $750,000 per season.”
Puck Pedia: Players who were placed on aivers.
Arizona Coyotes – Michael Carcone.
Colorado Avalanche – Jordan Gross.
Columbus Blue Jackets – Tyler Sikura, Brendan Gaunce, Jean-Francois Berube, and Gavin Bayreuther.
Dallas Stars – Nicholas Caamano.
Nashville Predators – Matt Luff, Cole Smith, Rem Pitlick, Matt Tennyson and Frederic Allard.
Seattle Kraken – Alexander True and Carsen Twarynski.
Vancouver Canucks – John Stevens, Devante Stephens, Spencer Martin and Sheldon Rempal.
Washington Capitals – Pheonix Copley.
Winnipeg Jets – Austin Poganski, Luke Johnson and Michael Eyssimont.
Price might not be prepared for Game 1
Eric Engels: Montreal Canadiens coach Dominique Ducharme on Carey Price: “The more we go along, we’re starting to have less confidence he’ll be ready for Game 1. If he’s not, it won’t be long after that.”
Matthews hopes he’s prepared for Game 1
David Alter: Toronto Maple Leafs forward Auston Matthews stated his wrist is improving and is advancing daily: “Still kind of planning and hoping for that first game (of the season)”.
Three Golden Knights everyday
David Schoen: Vegas Golden Knights coach Pete DeBoer stated that Shea Theodore, Nicolas Roy and Brett Howden are all noted as everyday.
Sens Communication: Ottawa Senators forward Colin White left last night’s video game with an upper-body injury.
Elliotte Friedman: Senators coach DJ Smith stated that White will have an MRI today. It’s appearing like he’ll miss out on a long time.
Varlamov still out
Andrew Gross: New York Islanders coach Barry Trotz stated that goaltender Semyon Varlamov stays everyday with discomfort.
Ryan S. Clark: Seattle Kraken forward Yanni Gourde stated that he’s advancing however wouldn’t state when he’ll have the ability to return. He’s still not taking complete contact.
The Predators will lack an Assitant coach of a while
Nashville Predators: Assistant coach Todd Richards had a cardiovascular disease on Friday and will be far from the group for a while. He’s been launched from health center and is at house resting.
Capitals sign their 2021 second-round choice
Tarik El-Bashier: The Washington Capitals have actually signed 2021 second-round choice, 55th in general, Vincent Iorio to a three-year entry-level contact. He’ll have an AAV of $875,833.