Sports Rumour: Vegas Golden Knights likely selecting Enstrom

02:50  20 june  2017
02:50  20 june  2017 Source:   msn.com

Golden Knights troll Ducks with expansion question

  Golden Knights troll Ducks with expansion question The Vegas Golden Knights, or a friend of the Golden Knights we should say, would like to know how the Anaheim Ducks will approach the expansion draft. The Vegas Golden Knights, or a friend of the Golden Knights we should say, would like to know how the Anaheim Ducks will The Ducks' Twitter account asked users if they had questions about the draft and a certain Golden Knights account piped up.So @AnaheimDucks. 7 forwards and 3 defensemen or 8 skaters? We're asking for a friend. https://t.

Enstrom wanted nothing to do with Vegas . 12:11 p.m. - Brayden McNabb likely to be headed to Vegas : John Hoven reports McNabb is going to join the Golden Knights . 1:21 p.m. - Knights likely to select Deryk Engelland from Flames: Another big defenseman for Vegas .

Golden Knights Rumors . Injury Notes: Eichel, Jets’ Updates, Scandella, Schmidt, Neal. March 4, 2018 at 12:45 pm CDT | by Holger Stolzenberg Leave a Comment. Defenseman Toby Enstrom is expected back either Tuesday or Thursday.

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Darren Dreger thinks the veteran blueliner will be a Jet for only a couple more days. 

According to Darren Dreger on TSN Radio in Toronto the Vegas Golden Knights are likely going to select Toby Enstrom as their pick from Winnipeg in the expansion draft on Tuesday. The picks will be revealed on Wednesday.

While this is obviously not confirmed, it is not unexpected. While Marko Dano is a young player who has potential, he would be entering his fourth organization since he made the NHL and he has not lasted in one for more than a season and a bit. There are probably some red flags there in the eyes of Vegas.

NHL releases list of players protected in Vegas expansion draft

  NHL releases list of players protected in Vegas expansion draft NHL releases list of players protected in Vegas expansion draftOn Sunday morning, the NHL released a list of every player protected for the expansion draft. Each of the existing 30 teams had the option to protect either seven forwards, three defencemen and a goaltender, or a combination of eight skaters (forwards/defencemen) and a goaltender.

For much of the week, it didn’t sound like the Jets were one of the teams who had to make a side deal to steer the Vegas Golden Knights away from a certain player. It’s likely the Jets want to use Enstrom and Myers on the third pairing next season, so that means Cheveldayoff still needs to go

Chicago Blackhawks: The original rumour involved Vegas selecting center Marcus Kruger and Winnipeg Jets: The Jets will trade Vegas an asset to steer them clear of veteran defenceman Tobias Enstrom . Projected Vegas Golden Knights Roster. refresh the page for regular updates.

If Enstrom is taken, it will be a blow to the Jets defensive depth. They lack any strong defender on his side outside of Josh Morrissey, who cannot play on three pairings. Tyler Myers will hopefully be back healthy this season, but his health has been inconsistent at best. At the very least the Jets need to be signing at least one more defender before the start of the season.

McPhee says Vegas isn't done dealing: 'We have to move some contracts' .
One day after selecting an initial roster, Vegas Golden Knights general manager George McPhee manufactured two trades, sending David Schlemko to the Montreal Canadiens and Trevor van Riemsdyk to the Carolina Hurricanes. Many expected a flurry of deals once the league-wide trade freeze lifted Thursday morning, and while the wheeling and dealing was subtle to start, McPhee insisted Vegas has more in store. © Ethan Miller / Getty Images Sport / Getty "We have to move some contracts," McPhee told TSN's Pierre LeBrun.

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