Winnipeg Free Press: Jets trade for some toughness, add to forward depth—As we opined in yesterday’s analysis of the trade, anytime you can trade a fringe AHL player (Esposito) for a fringe NHL player (McArdle), that’s a proverbial no-brainer.
News around the NHL
Canadian Press: A few intriguing names still available in free agency—Sometimes the best free agent acquisitions are those made a week or two after the frenzy opens. I certainly wouldn’t be shocked to see the Jets make a splash in this period of free agency
New York Post: Larry Brooks weekly news & notes—A slow news Sunday, however Larry Brooks is always worth a read.
Vancouver Province: Signings around the NHL—Like I said, a quiet Sunday.