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News from the Erik Karlsson trade front has really slowed down over the last few days. The Fourth Period seems to think that the Devils are being considered as a team to take on Ryan Callahan’s contract, which has two more seasons at a cap hit of $5.8 million, as part of those discussions between the Senators and the Lightning. [The Fourth Period]
It sounds like Patrick Maroon is, wait for it, heading home, as he looks at a deal with the Blues:
Here's what I got: told that Patrick Maroon to #stlblues has been finalized, could be announced Monday & expected to be for one-year, $1.7 million & that Blues and Maroon will entertain a contract extension when first allowed in January. Looks like Oakville native is coming home.— Lou Korac (@lkorac10) July 9, 2018
Who should we be watching as the favorites to be the 2018-19 campaign’s best rookie? Sportsnet takes a look at possible Calder candidates for next season: [Sportsnet]
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