Bettman on the Eichel-Sabres scenario
NHL Watcher: NHL commissioner Gary Bettman on The Jeff Marek Show on the Jack Eichel – Buffalo Sabres scenario.
“It’s an awful scenario, I don’t believe it’s reasonable to blame anyone in regards to who’s right and who’s incorrect, I believe everybody’s approaching this with the very best intents.
The injury is both complex at its medical diagnosis and treatment and I believe individuals require to be a little bit more client.”
Never heard that Eichel didn’t wish to go to Calgary
NHL Watcher: Elliotte Friedman on The Jeff Marek Show on Jack Eichel and how he might be open to going anywhere.
“One of the teams we knew that was really big into it was Calgary. Calgary really tried and not once did anyone ever say to me he (Eichel) wouldn’t go to Calgary”.
The Golden Knights didn’t wish to move their leading possibility
NHL Watcher: Friedman on why the Buffalo Sabres and Vegas Golden Knights might not have the ability to get an Eichel trade done.
“I don’t think Buffalo and Vegas can make a deal because of Krebs…I’ve heard Buffalo wants Krebs in that deal and I don’t think Vegas has any desire to do that”.
Barkov and the Panthers gradually dealing with a long-lasting offer
David Pagnotta of The Fourth Period: 26-year old Aleksander Barkov will make $7.75 million in income in the last year of his six-year agreement with the Panthers. Have been informed that long-lasting extension talks have actually been moving gradually. Late recently there was optimism in between the sides that an offer might be done prior to the start of the routine season.
Have to think the Panthers are wishing to do 8 years and it appears that Barkov is open to that if the cash works.
Though the sides want to get it done prior to the October 12th start of the season, it’s not a tough due date. Believe talks will get today.