Let’s go over some news and notes:
- Forward Kevin Fiala remains unsigned, and that’s kind of an issue! General manager Bill Guerin says, “We’ve made him a fair offer and he’s deciding.” [The Athletic]
- Kirill Kaprizov continues to very good hockey things in Russia.
19` Подобрал отскок на пятаке Кирилл Капризов и добавил её в сетку. 0:1 pic.twitter.com/qQi5skYxqu— ХК ЦСКА Москва (@hccska) September 9, 2019
Off the trail...
- Apparently Evgeni Malkin was planning on demanding a trade if he had to spend another season on the same team as Phil Kessel. [The Athletic]
- It’s looking like there may not be a lockout after all? The NHL and NHLPA continue to have productive discussions toward a new labor deal. [ESPN]
- The Coyotes got a puppy! Key hockey news, folks.