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What to do with Nikita Gusev and Kyle Palmieri? Trade or re-sign? What will Lindy Ruff’s system look like? Those questions and more in this Devils-centric mailbag: [The Athletic ($)]
Devils prospects and defensemen Ty Smith and Reilly Walsh join Matt Loughlin and Amanda Stein on the team’s Speak of the Devils podcast: [NHL]
FWIW: The owners have another fired coach.
The Philadelphia 76ers fired coach Brett Brown, sources tell ESPN.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) August 24, 2020
ICYMI: Leafs and Penguins make a trade that looks pretty good for one of those teams.
Details for Penguins:— Rob Rossi (@Real_RobRossi) August 25, 2020
RW Kasperi Kapanen
D Jesper Lindgren
LW Pontus Aberg
Maples Leafs getting:
2020 Rd 1 pick (15 overall)
LW Evan Rodrigues
C Filip Hallander
D David Warsofsky#Pens | @TheAthleticPGH | @TheAthleticNHL
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Sounds like Leafs GM Kyle Dubas talked with the Devils about trading for Kasperi Kapanen: [The Athletic ($)]
Well, it’s never too early to start thinking about free agency. Who knows when that’ll actually be, but here’s a look at the top guys on the market: [TSN]
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