The Minnesota Wild have signed Mikael Granlund to a reasonable deal, which leaves Marcus Foligno as the Wild’s last remaining RFA.
Cap Friendly estimates the Wild have about $4.79 million left in cap space. Is that enough space for all of Foligno, Matt Cullen, and Jaromir Jagr? Only time will tell.
With an AAV of $5.75 million, Granlund’s new contract doesn’t break the bank.
Tending the Fields
Without NHL Players, the US 2018 Men’s Hockey roster is looking rough.
Off the Trail
A heavily recommended read, EvolvingWild does a good job introducing his new stat without reading too much like a statistics textbook. This is the first of two parts, the second of which is released today along with the data.
Former goalie and friend of the blog, Ben Remington, has started ranking his favorite goalie masks in history.
One can always dream.