Maple Leafs won't be in 'big-game market' come July 1, GM Dubas says
Focus is re-signing Marner, other restricted free agents with limited NHL salary cap space
/ NHL.com Correspondent
TORONTO -- The Toronto Maple Leafs will use NHL salary cap space gained by trading Patrick Marleau to help in their attempts to re-sign their own restricted free agents, including forward Mitchell Marner, but they don't have plans to sign top players from other teams this offseason, according to general manager Kyle Dubas.
VANCOUVER -- The Toronto Maple Leafs needed to free NHL salary cap space in order to re-sign forwards Andreas Johnsson, Kasperi Kapanen and Mitchell Marner, who can all become restricted free agents July 1.
Hall extension might be easier for Devils with Hughes, Subban on board
Adding center with No. 1 pick, Norris Trophy-winning defenseman in trade improves case
Shawn P. Roarke
/ NHL.com Senior Director of Editorial
VANCOUVER -- The New Jersey Devils believe adding Jack Hughes with the No. 1 pick in the 2019 NHL Draft on Friday and P.K. Subban in a trade Saturday will provide them additional leverage as they try to sign Taylor Hall to a contract extension.