An offer sheet as the regular season approaches?
Adrian Dater: It shouldn’t be a big shock if there is an RFA offer sheet signing closer to the regular season.
During the offseason teams can go over the salary cap ceiling by 10 percent. This gets a lot tighter as the start of the season gets closer and RFAs know this.
Williams still undecided
Flames to look at trading for a defenseman
Treliving said that Oliver Kylington is an internal option. They will see what the trade market is like.
The Red Wings have some players entering the last year of their deals
Mantha missed some time with injuries last season and likely would have hit 30 goals and 60 points while playing with Dylan Larkin. He could be looking for a four or five year deal at over $5 million on his next contract.
If the Red Wings are out of the playoff race at the trade deadline they will likely look to trade him for a draft pick.
Green has a 10-team no-trade list.