Sekeres and Price: Rick Dhaliwal and Matt Sekeres go over pending UFA Bo Horvat and the Vancouver Canucks.
Dhaliwal: “First of all, I informed you men recently, both sides still wish to get it done. I got no sign that Bo doesn’t wish to re-sign in Vancouver. I got no sign that the Canucks don’t wish to re-sign him. They still wish to get it done.
I informed you that, and the very first week of February is the pressure indicate move this person. Up till then, there is a great deal of time to figure it out.
How do you do the offer though? We understand that he’s going to cost a lots of cash. We understand the cost ain’t decreasing. We understand he’s for the lead in NHL objectives. We understand him and his representative Pat Morris, I spoke to Pat . We understand they remain in a great position. Pat’s in a great position. He can relax.
And the other thing, and I’ve informed you men for weeks, if he does strike the totally free representative market men, he’s going to be either the top,
Sekeres: “He’s going to get paid.”
Dhaliwal: “Hold it a 2nd. He’s going to be, there’s not 10 other leading centers readily available on July 1st. It’s him and Dylan Larkin.
So he’s going to remain in a little group of leading centers readily available on July 1st. He’s in a great circumstance. I don’t see the seriousness from Vancouver today. I don’t see it however I have no sign that either side doesn’t wish to get this done.
But, by the exact same token, we haven’t become aware of a great deal of agreement talks. We haven’t become aware of any nearness in talks. We haven’t any of that things. No one’s reported that. So it’s a procedure.
Jim Rutherford is a really, really patient guy and I believe he’s going to reveal you his perseverance on the Bo Horvat circumstance.
Sekeres: “And as we found out with J.T. Miller matter, things can alter on a cent, and naturally, the owners’ impulse is likewise a representative modification with this franchise from time to time.