The Athletic: What if every arbitration-eligible Winnipeg Jet chose to take that path? (Paywall). One of the comments from Jets GM Kevin Cheveldayoff during his end of season media availability was telling media not to be writing “the sky is falling” articles if players file for arbitration. Murat looks at a scenario where all players who are eligible do so and what the end result could be.
NHL web site: Stastny open to return to Blues. Let the dance begin.
Illegal Curve Hockey Show Replay:
Topics: Reviewing the first two games of the Stanley Cup Final between the Washington Capitals and Vegas Golden Knights, Evgeny Kuznetsov’s health heading into Game 3, Should the Jets sign Jacob Trouba to a long term contract extension and what’s the AAV, Should the Jets consider buying out Steve Mason, How much is Connor Hellebuyck worth?
Guests: Stephen Whyno (Associated Press), Ken Daneyko (New Jersey Devils color analyst on MSG Plus, NHL Network).
To listen to part 1 click here.
Topics: Are the Pittsburgh Penguins looking to trade Phil Kessel, UFA of the Week (Ilya Kovalchuk), Preview of Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Final between Vegas and Washington
Guests: Guy Flaming (The Pipeline Show), Scott Billeck (Winnipeg Sun, NHL.com & Pro Hockey Talk), Dave Maloney (MSG Networks hockey analyst)
To listen to part 2 click here.