- On the latest Bardown Beauties podcast, they had the one and only Marcus Foligno and they touched on the contract negotiation of Kirill Kaprizov and just what he is willing to do to get him back in Minnesota.
"I will fly out to Russia personally & I will grab that guy from Siberia or wherever he is & I will bring him back on a secret mission"— Bardown Beauties Podcast (@BardownBeautPod) August 10, 2021
Not all heroes wear capes
Check out EP85 for more from Marcus on his role in keeping Kaprizov on the Wild > https://t.co/pIumQ8zz1J pic.twitter.com/4lcgse7qTq
- In case you missed it, Kaprizov does have a tentative agreement with his KHL club, just in case he can’t get a new contract. [Hockey Wilderness]
- Speaking of Kaprizov, he’s playing a dangerous game with these negotiations. [Hockey Wilderness]
- On the other side of the RFA coin, Kevin Fiala is having ongoing discussions to avoid arbitration and pen a new deal with the Wild. [Hockey Wilderness]
- Our Top 25 Under 25 list has not gotten started yet, but here’s a look at some recent graduates. [Hockey Wilderness]
Off the trail...
- Pittsburgh Penguins youngster Pierre-Olivier Joseph treated some kids to a massive surprise at the Willie O’Ree hockey academy. [Pensburgh]
- What team wins the coveted “Best Offseason Award” this summer? [ESPN]
- Speaking of offseasons, the New Jersey Devils are kind of cool all of a sudden? [Defector]