In Red Wings Land
Mock 2020 NHL Draft: Byfield, Stuetzle could go No. 2 to Kings
You’re going to see a lot of mock drafts in the very near future. Check out the full article to see if there was consensus about who Detroit will take at the fourth overall pick.
Kimelman -- Marco Rossi, C, Ottawa (OHL): Rossi plays bigger than his size (5-9, 183), with a feistiness and compete level that's reminiscent of Philadelphia Flyers forward Claude Giroux. Rossi led all CHL players with 120 points (39 goals, 81 assists) in 56 games, willingly goes to the net to generate offense, and has a high hockey IQ that makes him a solid two-way player capable of killing penalties.
Around the NHL
Two goalies were taken off the market and will stay with their teams.
Lehner signs five-year, $25 million contract to stay with Golden Knights
Robin Lehner signed a five-year, $25 million contract to remain with the Vegas Golden Knights on Saturday. It has an average annual value of $5 million.
Jarry signs three-year, $10.5 million contract with Penguins
Tristan Jarry signed a three-year, $10.5 million contract with the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday. It has an average annual value of $3.5 million
NHL.com says that the Rangers may not take Alexis Lareniere:
Lafreniere being selected No. 1 in 2020 NHL Draft by Rangers not definite
The New York Rangers won't reveal who they will select with the No. 1 pick in the 2020 NHL Draft even though Rimouski forward Alexis Lafreniere is the consensus choice to be the first player chosen.
"On the first pick, tune in at 7 o'clock Tuesday and we'll tell you exactly what we're going to do," Rangers general manager Jeff Gorton said Friday.
They’re going to select Alexis Lafreniere.