that ship just sailed, he signed a contract today.
even with that, they're still a $7MM-$8MM short. of course, weber will get $6MM+ so that will close the gap significantly.
rolston really only makes sense for the isles i think, but zubrus could find a home in nashville.
and as has been mentioned plenty, clarkson could go to 1/2 the league.
i would be shocked to see anything happen re: trades until parise's contract is set.
i would say between now and 8/3, the only things we can expect are a coach, larsson's contract, and parise's deal - most likely in that order.
"This team was never the same once we lost Patrik Sundstrom"- Lou Lamoriello
“They’re the ones that makes it happen,” Lemaire said. “It’s not us. It’s not me. It’s not the other guy. It’s not the guy before. It’s not the guy after. It’s them. And they have to take care of business.”
"I guess I just miss my friend" (#28)