Canada’s World Junior selection camp now in quarantine
Chris Johnston: The roster and coaching staff Team Canada at their selection camp for the World Juniors had a couple of positive COVID tests. Hockey Canada ordered all players and coaches to be under a 14-day quarantine.
Oilers sign their 2017 pick
Puck Pedia: The Edmonton Oilers have signed defenseman and 2017 7th round pick Philip Kemp to a three-year entry-level contract with a $787,000 salary cap hit.
Yr 1: $700,000 Base, $70,000 Minors
Yr 2/3: $750,000 Base, $80,000 Signing Bonus, $70,000 Minors
Boychuk calls it quits
He suffered his second eye injury this past season.
- Boychuk has two years left on his contract at a $6 million salary cap hit.
- The Islanders currently have $3.01 million in projected salary cap space with 22 players under contract – 13 forwards, seven defense and two goalies.
- Mathew Barzal (RFA) remains unsigned
- Boychuk will be placed on the LTIR.
Johnny Boychuk getting emotional talking about the news today. Damn.
— Rob Taub (@RTaub_) November 25, 2020