Hockey Headlines: Latest on Keith Yandle, Milan Lucic and More

The NHL News of the Day

Las Vegas will have an NHL franchise. [Vice Sports]. Who is going to be their General Manager? [Along the Boards]

Does the Frederik Andersen acquisition speed up the Leafs rebuild plan? [Hot Stove], [The Hockey News]

Milan Lucic is officially a free agent. [The Province]. Are the Oilers a choice destination? [Edmonton Journal]

Zack Kassian is in some hot water. [CJAD]

Is Nail Yakupov the most likely Oiler to be traded? [Edmonton Sun]

The Florida Panthers have given a lot of coin (and term) to Keith Yandle. [Miami Herald]. The Rangers made the right choice moving on from him. [Full Tilt NYR]

Evgeni Malkin will not require surgery. [Pensburgh]

The Steven Stamkos saga may be finally nearing an end. [TSN]

(Draft intrigue!)

Is the Islanders Stanley Cup window now opened? [New York Post]

Are the Blackhawks really shopping Andrew Shaw? [Todays Slapshot]

Not everyone agreed with the award winners last night. [Sportsnet]

The Jets are hanging onto Ondrej Pavelec. For now. [Jets Nation]

And finally, did Tony X con the NHL into giving him a free trip to Vegas? [Puck Daddy]