Knights Nuggets: A former Knight becomes a King
Start off your morning by reading up on some news and notes.
Let’s go over some news and notes:
- Golden Knights prospect Cody Glass has been invited to Team Canada’s selection camp! [KOI]
- Several Knights players have stepped up this season (Cody Eakin and Ryan Reaves immediately come to mind), but none more so than Alex Tuch. [The Hockey News]
- Erik Brannstrom is an electrifying talent, but he still has some learning to do before joining the Golden Knights full-time. [The Athletic]
In other news...
- Former Golden Knight Brendan Leipsic was placed on waivers by the Canucks on Sunday, but the Kings swooped in and claimed him yesterday. [Jewels from the Crown]
- A trade has occurred! The Maple Leafs sent Josh Leivo to Vancouver for Michael Carcone. [Pension Plan Puppets]
- The Penguins also sent Daniel Sprong to Anaheim in exchange for defenseman Marcus Pettersson. [PensBurgh]
- The Flyers hired a new general manager. [Broad Street Hockey]
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