Here are your links for today:
The Caps had all the answers when the Devils took leads on Thursday night and held on to beat New Jersey 4-3. The Devils just can’t seem to solve these guys this season. [NHL] [All About the Jersey] [NorthJersey.com] [NJ.com]
The latest on Kyle Palmieri from Pierre LeBrun: “The Devils have had talks recently with his camp and both sides I’m told struggling to find what is common ground on a contract in this flat cap environment and so much uncertainty of what contracts are going to look like moving forward.” [TSN]
Good to see these two guys signing deals:
With an eye on this summer’s Kraken expansion draft, here are a couple looks at who might be available to the league’s new franchise both league-wide and from the Devils: [The Athletic ($)] [The Athletic ($)]
As we near the trade deadline, an interesting development for the Canada-United States border:
Federal government poised to approve a 7-day quarantine with extra testing for NHL players traded from American teams to Canadian teams before the April 12th trade deadline. Government source says all provinces with NHL teams have approved of the measures.— CBC News Alerts (@CBCAlerts) March 25, 2021
Not great, Bob!
Sabres are the first team with a 16-game winless streak since the Penguins had an 18-game slide in Jan-Feb 2004— Sportsnet Stats (@SNstats) March 26, 2021
"Yeah, for sure."— John Vogl (@BuffaloVogl) March 26, 2021
- Taylor Hall, who has a no-move clause, on whether he'd be willing to listen to trade options if Sabres GM Kevyn Adams gets offers.
And IYCMI: Tim Peel won’t work any more NHL games after a hot mic comment he made during a game this week. [ESPN]
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