Coyotes GM on Jakob Chychrun and Barrett Hayton
Craig Morgan of GoPHNX: Regardless of all of the commerce hypothesis, Arizona Coyotes defenseman Jakob Chychrun is predicted to be in coaching camp.
Chychrun has been on the town as he’s been rehabbing an harm.
“It’s what it’s,” Armstrong stated. “Jakob is a good child. We’ve had continued, wholesome conversations all through the summer season, making an attempt to guarantee that he was heading in the right direction to be wholesome. He’s an expert. He’s a professional’s professional. He’s been good in that aspect, and we proceed to have nice conversations with him and encourage him to be at his greatest when coaching camp opens.”
Coyotes GM Invoice Armstrong on negotiations with RFA ahead Barrett Hayton.
“We’re in a staring contest. It’s arduous on the participant. Barrett is a good participant, somebody that we actually like. It’s simply doing enterprise and dealing along with his company, making an attempt to get a deal performed.
“It’s simply a type of issues the place it’s sort of dragged on. It’s unlucky. We’d prefer to have all the pieces wrapped up by this level, however on the similar time, all people thinks now we have this large sum of money within the wage cap.
Armstrong stated they’re energetic within the goaltending market. The Coyotes have been all in favour of free agent Charlie Lindgren, however he signed a three-year cope with the Washington Capitals.
The Devils took a run at Johnny Gaudreau and Matthew Tkachuk
Pierre LeBrun of The Athletic; The New Jersey Devils made a proposal to Johnny Gaudreau this offseason however don’t consider it was within the double-digit vary.
Imagine that the Devils additionally took a run at buying and selling for Matthew Tkachuk however he didn’t have Devils on an inventory of groups he’d conform to a sign-and-trade. Imagine the groups have been the Colorado Avalanche, Tampa Bay Lightning, Florida Panthers, Carolina Hurricanes, Vegas Golden Knights and the St. Louis Blues.
The Devils may have $25 million in cap house coming off the books after this season. They’ve some gamers to re-sign however may have some flexibility.