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Sport PHT Morning Skate: Treliving on losing Giordano; NHL schedule revealed Thursday

17:07  22 july  2021
17:07  22 july  2021 Source:   nbcsports.com

Price, Tarasenko, more: Biggest names (risks?) available in expansion draft

  Price, Tarasenko, more: Biggest names (risks?) available in expansion draft The Kraken have some tough choices to make.In this post, PHT breaks down some of the biggest names (and contracts, and risks) available to the Seattle Kraken in the expansion draft. Wednesday represents when the Kraken’s expansion draft picks will be announced.

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• Flames GM Brad Treliving on losing captain Mark Giordano in the NHL Expansion Draft: “In order for this not to happen was a price we couldn’t pay. If there was a way within reason for this not to happen . . . we certainly would have pursued it.” [Calgary Herald]

• Ron Francis put together his initial Seattle Kraken roster with cap space and the long game in mind. [Sportsnet]

PHT Morning Skate: Risks, rewards of acquiring Eichel; no timetable yet for Toews

  PHT Morning Skate: Risks, rewards of acquiring Eichel; no timetable yet for Toews Tuesday's collection of links.• Looking at the risks and the rewards for the Rangers if they go and acquire Jack Eichel.

• Taking a look at Vitek Vanecek, Joey Daccord, and Chris Driedger, the Kraken’s goaltending trio. [Sound of Hockey]

• Here’s the full Kraken roster from the NHL Expansion Draft. [PHT]

• Analyzing the roster with more moves to come from Francis and his staff. [PHT]

• The 2021-22 NHL schedule will be revealed Thursday night at 6 p.m. ET. [NHL.com]

• We do know who the Kraken will face in their home opener, and it’s the Canucks. [Pass it to Bulis]

• With so many leagues shut down and travel restricted, scouting for the 2021 NHL Draft was a unique experience. [TSN]

• A sign-and-trade deal between the Oilers and Maple Leafs could be executed Thursday with Zach Hyman heading west. [Oilers Nation]

• Could Christian Dvorak be a good fit with the Penguins? [Pensburgh]

Signing Hart and more: Flyers’ work not done after draft, big trades

  Signing Hart and more: Flyers’ work not done after draft, big trades Figuring out what Hart, Couturier, and Giroux will make on future contracts is key, among other things.(Frankly, it’s difficult to imagine their goaltending being the flat-out worst in the NHL again. They were the worst by a shockingly comfortable margin in 2020-21.

• It took a while, but the Islanders have the growth and stability that makes them attractive to free agents. [NY Hockey Now]

More NHL news

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PHT Morning Skate: Treliving on losing Giordano; NHL schedule revealed Thursday originally appeared on NBCSports.com

NHL Draft 2021: Why did the Coyotes have to forfeit their first-round pick? .
There are 224 slots for the 2021 NHL Draft but only 223 names will be called. Here's everything you need to know as to why that is.One team broke the rules, and like in the 2020 draft, has lost a pick. This time it's a coveted first-rounder.

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