- Tim Murray said that Cody Hodgson is working on his skating in Sweden, but a buyout is still an option [WGR 550]
- Bob McKenzie echoed that sentiment, saying that if Murray says they are considering buying Hodgson out, they likely already have decided to do so [Today's Slapshot]
- The Coyotes are pulling out their bid for the 2018 World Juniors, something Buffalo has expressed interest in [Pro Hockey Talk]
- Our SB Nation mock draft continued yesterday with Pension Plan Puppets taking Mitch Marner for Toronto, Canes Country taking Noah Hanifin for Carolina and In Lou We Trust taking Mathew Barzal for New Jersey.
Around The League
- Pittsburgh won't bring back Christian Ehrhoff or Paul Martin according to La Presse's Marc Antoine Godin [Twitter]
- The Blues have informed Barrett Jackman that they will not be re-signing him [St. Louis Post-Dispatch]