NHL News & Rumors: Canadiens, Bruins, Blue Jackets, Rangers, More
In today’s NHL news and rumors rundown, are the Montreal Canadiens going to have Shea Weber back in time for the playoffs? Meanwhile, one scribe looks at the chances the Boston Bruins could pursue Jack Eichel and another notes the Columbus Blue Jackets have asked defenseman Seth Jones to consider a contract extension coming into the 2021-22 season. Finally, could the New York Rangers go after goaltender Pekka Rinne?
Will the Canadiens Play Shea Weber?
Multiple reports note that there are still questions surrounding Weber and his being available to the Canadiens as they try to out-last the North Division-leading Toronto Maple Leafs. He said a source noted never to rule out a guy like Weber, but his injury is still an issue.