Report: B’s among teams interested in signing Mike Hoffman initially appeared on NBC Sports Boston
Are the Boston Bruins lastly on the verge of constructing a splash on the free-agent market?
In accordance with TSN’s Frank Seravalli, the B’s are among the many groups most desirous about signing free-agent winger Mike Hoffman. Seravalli says Hoffman is open to a one-year contract however is not budging from his wage vary of between $5.5 million and $6.5 million.
“He might be had on that one-year deal and the groups which might be most at this level in the No. 5 free agent out there on our board this 12 months can be the Boston Bruins, Columbus Blue Jackets and Nashville Predators,” Seravelli mentioned in the latest Insider Trading segment. “However different groups just like the Habs, just like the Canucks, may very well be within the combine in the event that they’re capable of transfer items.”
Hoffman has been one of many extra constant purpose scorers within the NHL during the last six seasons. The 30-year-old notched 29 objectives and 20 assists in 69 video games through the 2019-20 marketing campaign with the Florida Panthers.
Don Sweeney and the Bruins have been quiet to date in free company. Thus far, their solely two strikes have been signing winger Craig Smith and re-signing defenseman Kevan Miller.
In the meantime, Taylor Corridor signed with the Buffalo Sabres on a team-friendly deal, Erik Gustafsson did the identical with the Philadelphia Flyers, and Tyler Toffoli inked a four-year contract with the Montreal Canadiens.
Will Sweeney lastly give B’s followers one thing to speak about by bringing in Hoffman? We’ll simply must carry on ready to seek out out.