After an incredibly tense June 30 and morning of July 1, the Toronto Maple Leafs announced that they had won the John Tavares Sweepstakes. Tavares took less money to play for his hometown team.
We discuss what this means for the Leafs, for the Islanders and lots of other signings in this week’s episode.
- Cottage country
- How Tavares became a Maple Leaf
- Islanders reactions
- Lamoriello – what now?
- Doughty negotiates his own deal and saves millions
- Kovalchuk signs with LA
- Oilers stay reasonably quiet.
- Plenty of other signings to discuss
Intro/Outro Music Artist: Alice Cooper Song: School’s Out