Senators GM searching the LA Kings once again
Charlie Roumeliotis: Ottawa Senators GM Pierre Dorion was at last night’s video game in Los Angeles, where the Kings handled the Chicago Blackhawks.
He likewise viewed the Kings on Thursday versus the Dallas Stars.
Biggest require for each group
The Athletic: The greatest requirement for each group heading into the NHL trade due date.
Anaheim Ducks – another first-round choice.
Arizona Coyotes – a young possession and/or draft-pick build-up
Boston Bruins – depth scoring/defense – might not have the ability to pay for Bo Horvat
Buffalo Sabres – assist on defense – a veteran like Joel Edmundson perhaps
Calgary Flames – a scoring winger
Carolina Hurricanes – an objective scorer – perhaps somebody like Bo Horvat or Vladimir Tarasenko.
Chicago Blackhawks – a response from Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews
Colorado Avalanche – a middle-six forward
Columbus Blue Jackets – prime draft choices – might move Vladislav Gavrikov, Gustav Nyquist and Joonas Korpisalo.
Dallas Stars – a top-six forward or a second-pair defenseman
Detroit Red Wings – assistance for the (near) future
Edmonton Oilers – an impactful left-side defenseman
Florida Panthers – income cap relief – they require to clear $3 million when Anthony Duclair is all set to return.
Los Angeles Kings – a left-handed defenseman or goaltender
Minnesota Wild – assistance for Matt Boldy
Montreal Canadiens – a great draft choice
Nashville Predators – an impactful forward
New Jersey Devils – a scoring winger
New York Islanders – a goal-scoring winger
New York Rangers – depth
Ottawa Senators – a right-shot defenseman.
Philadelphia Flyers – future properties
Pittsburgh Penguins – a third-line center
San Jose Sharks – a huge return for Tom Meier
Seattle Kraken – a star forward
St. Louis Blues – a set of first-round choices – if they aren’t going to re-sign Ryan O’Reilly and/or Vladimir, might have the ability to get a very first for each.
Tampa Bay Lightning – bottom 6 scoring
Toronto Maple Leafs – a top-nine forward (or more suitable, a top-six one)
Vancouver Canucks – blue-chip potential customers in exchange for Bo Horvat
Vegas Golden Knights – a top-nine winger
Washington Capitals – a huge, physical defenseman
Winnipeg Jets – a playoff-tested, middle-six forward or a high-end defenseman