Sabres Links: Penguins interested in McGuire, Vanek to test free agency, combine talk

The Pittsburgh Penguins have still yet to name a general manager, and one surprising name has gained some traction. Would Pierre McGuire make a strong GM?

  • Matthew Coller and Kris Baker discussed the combine and draft day trading in their latest podcast [WGR 550]/

Around The League

  • Names are starting to come out from the Penguins GM search, including NBC analyst Pierre McGuire [Pittsburgh Post-Gazette]
  • Not surprisingly, Thomas Vanek will likely test free agency [Sportsnet]
  • The Devils signed Marek Zidlicky to a new one-year deal []
  • Jonathan Quick left practice after taking a shot high, but he is apparently fine [TSN]
  • Daniel Carcillo's suspension was decreased to six games [USA Today]
  • Robyn Regehr says that he's ready for game one [Pro Hockey Talk]/