Ryan’s Roundup: Offer sheet revenge, Olympics update, Eichel to Montreal?
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Flyers News & Rumors
- Wade Allison and Morgan Frost are among the NHL hopefuls at Flyers Development Camp (PHN)
- Chuck Fletcher was candid when speaking about the Flyers’ performance last season. (PHN)
- Derick Brassard left money on the table to sign with the Flyers. (PHN)
- The Flyers locked up Sean Couturier with an eight-year contract extension. (PHN)
- The Flyers are finally Chuck Fletcher’s team. (PHN)
- Carter Hart is excited for next season. He has a new contract, a clean slate, and is ready to get going with the new-look Flyers. (PHN)
- Trading for Ryan Ellis was already a great move. Big contracts handed out to other defensemen make it look even better. (PHN)
- Chuck Fletcher’s offseason additions have improved the Flyers in all areas of the game. (PHN)
Flyers offseason transactions
- The Flyers traded Nolan Patrick and Philippe Myers for Ryan Ellis. (PHN)
- Breaking down the trade and next steps. (PHN)
- The Flyers lost Carsen Twarynski to the Seattle Kraken in the Expansion Draft. (PHN)
- Shayne Gostisbehere and draft picks were shipped to Arizona to clear cap space. (PHN)
- Cam York? A first-round pick? Teams are asking for astronomical prices to take on salary this offseason. (PHN)
- That cap space was used in part to trade for Rasmus Ristolainen. The Flyers gave up their first-round pick, Robert Hagg, and another pick. (PHN)
- The Flyers paid a very steep price for Ristolainen. (PHN)
- The trade is one for one: Jakub Voracek for Cam Atkinson. (PHN)
- Atkinson loves Philly and should be a great fit. (PHN)
- Keith Yandle signed a one-year deal to play in Philadelphia. (PHN)
- Nate Thompson is back in Orange and Black. (PHN)
- The Flyers signed Martin Jones to a one-year contract to join Carter Hart in the crease. (PHN)
- The Flyers signed five players to two-way contracts for some AHL depth. (PHN)
- Grading the Flyers’ three major trades this offseason:
- Ryan Ellis a great addition (PHN)
- Did Fletcher overpay for Rasmus Ristolainen? (PHN)
- Was trading Jakub Voracek for Cam Atkinson worth it? (PHN)
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Around the NHL
NHL players are reportedly heading to the 2022 Olympics.
The Carolina Hurricanes signed Jesperi Kotkaniemi to a one-year offer sheet. It’s a revenge move by the Canes as the Canadiens offer-sheeted Sebastian Aho in 2019.
— Carolina Hurricanes (@Canes) August 28, 2021
Jack Eichel to Montreal? It’s happening … in a way.
I don’t know why—could be pure coincidence—but Jack Eichel is boarding a plane headed for Montreal right now. And he’s bringing his hockey sticks with him.
— Eric Engels (@EricEngels) August 29, 2021
Jack Eichel may be headed to Montreal to attend a camp.
Eichel will be attending the @BioSteelSports camp, but not playing in the games. Participation will be off-ice. https://t.co/NqnCHnGPjJ
— Elliotte Friedman (@FriedgeHNIC) August 29, 2021
He recently changed agents.
A development in the Jack Eichel situation: hearing he is now going to be represented by Pat Brisson.
— Elliotte Friedman (@FriedgeHNIC) August 27, 2021
National Hockey Now
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