Let’s go over some news and notes:
- Nikita Gusev probably won’t ever play for the Golden Knights. Which team could sweep in and make a move for him? Perhaps the Islanders? [Lighthouse Hockey]
- Do you know who Taro Jentzsch is? Well, you should. He’s one of the more interesting names from development camp. [SinBin.vegas]
- The Knights didn’t do much in free agency, but how do they grade out thus far? [The Athletic]
In other news...
- According to the NHL, Steve Montador, who died in 2015 and was posthumously diagnosed was CTE, was responsible for his own head injuries. Once again, the NHL proves that it still lacks understanding of just how serious head trauma can be. [TSN]
- No surprise here. The Hurricanes announced they will match the offer sheet for Sebastian Aho. [Canes Country]
- Who are the best remaining UFAs? [NHL]
- New team means new number for Artemi Panarin.