There’s only one week remaining before the first round of the NHL Entry Draft on June 22nd, and our sister site Pro Hockey Rumors is all you need to stay up to date on the latest rumblings around the league. The draft floor is expected to be a trade frenzy, while free agency is right around the corner.
Would the Senators really consider giving up the fourth-overall pick in the midst of all the turmoil in Ottawa? Will the Montreal Canadiens find a way to trade back and still pick the center that they so desperately desire? How can the New York Rangers use their three first-round picks to their advantage?
The first buyout window is now open in the NHL and teams all around the league are considering a soft landing for some overpaid stars, while others are wondering just how to get a meeting with John Tavares and John Carlson. The negotiating window opens just a few days after the draft, making June one of the busiest times for NHL front offices. Make sure to check in regularly at Pro Hockey Rumors, follow @prohockeyrumors on Twitter and set your notifications accordingly in the Trade Rumors mobile app for iOS and Android!