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Bruins Wrap: Rask Down, Eichel Up, and NHL Trade Rumors
As Jeremy Swayman gets mentioned in NHL trade rumors, the Boston Bruins have shut down goalie Tuukka Rask for at least another week.
If the Montreal Canadiens can meet the demand on the NHL trade market, why would they pass on a potential franchise defenseman in Jakob Chychrun?
Vegas Golden Knights center Jack Eichel is returning so let the NHL trade rumors begin with the Knights.
That and more in the latest BHN Wrap:
Tuukka Time is delayed. Bruins fans will have to wait at least another week for Tuukka Rask to return.
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National Hockey Now
Vegas Golden Knights center Jack Eichel is getting very close to returning and making his Knights debut. The question now is, how will the Knights facilitate that on the NHL trade market?
If they can meet the return, shouldn’t the Montreal Canadiens try to acquire 23-year-old, 2016 first rounder, and Arizona Coyotes defenseman Jakob Chychrun? (Montreal Hockey Now)
What’s different about the New York Islanders this season? Besides the obvious, why haven’t they found their stride? (NYI Hockey Now)
Sammi Silber has your latest Ovie update. (Washington Hockey Now)
Could the Philadelphia Flyers be getting veteran forward Derick Brassard back soon? (Philly Hockey Now)
Pittsburgh Penguins star forward Evgeni Malkin is in COVID protocol. (Pittsburgh Hockey Now)
The Florida Panthers are going for it! (Florida Hockey Now)
Should all NHL games be worth three points? (Colorado Hockey Now)
A day after his brother Jack entered COVID Protocol, Quinn Hughes entered COVID Protocol. (Vancouver Hockey Now)