A busy few days for Tom Fitzgerald and the front office leading up to the draft! Here are your links for today:
Tyler Toffoli is a New Jersey Devil:
New Jersey has granted UFA Miles Wood permission to talk to other teams about acquiring his rights prior to July 1. 78 goals and 427 PIMs in 402 games.— Elliotte Friedman (@FriedgeHNIC) June 27, 2023
Devils go 0-3 at the NHL Awards:
Receiving 187 of a possible 196 first-place votes en route to 1,914 voting points, Patrice Bergeron posted not only the most decisive of his six Selke wins, but also the most dominant in the trophy’s 45-year history. #NHLAwards#NHLStats: https://t.co/CYi6YD6PIf pic.twitter.com/Hx8dgbV55Q— NHL Public Relations (@PR_NHL) June 27, 2023
Jim Montgomery was a near-unanimous choice for the Jack Adams Award, attracting the first-place vote on 79 of the 82 ballots and the second-place selection on the three other ballots. #NHLAwards#NHLStats: https://t.co/CYi6YD6PIf pic.twitter.com/zAVHKm3jWR— NHL Public Relations (@PR_NHL) June 27, 2023
Anze Kopitar was named on 162 of the 196 ballots cast for the Lady Byng Trophy, including 77 first-place selections – nearly double the next closest player. #NHLAwards#NHLStats: https://t.co/CYi6YD6PIf pic.twitter.com/j0n4sdh0zW— NHL Public Relations (@PR_NHL) June 27, 2023
Notes and tidbits from around the league:
We have acquired forward Pierre-Luc Dubois from the Winnipeg Jets in exchange for F Alex Iafallo, F Rasmus Kupari, F Gabriel Vilardi and a second-round draft pick in the 2024 NHL Draft.— LA Kings (@LAKings) June 27, 2023
In addition, Dubois agreed to terms on an eight-year contract.
More details … pic.twitter.com/O85qzDMuva
A look through some notable dates on the 2023-2024 NHL schedule: [ESPN]
Here’s the full list of winners at the NHL Awards: [Sportsnet]
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