Jeezus. Burns and Karlsson together on the same power play. Gotta think the Sharks are now easily the favorite in their division and likely right there with Nashville and Winnipeg as the favorite for the West.
As for Ottawa, ugh, what an awful return. A bunch of if come maybe picks and as for the players:
Tierney is a nice piece, but looks like a 3C 40-45 point guy.
Demelo was an UFA earlier in the offseason who after finding no takers reupped with the Sharks, a 7
One can dream, I guess.
The podcast I listen to raised the theory that the team would see reduced crowds regardless so Melnyk is slashing and burning to run as lean as possible until the move to LeBreton, at which point boundless optimism says the team will have some quality players they'll actually try to keep. If that's the case, well, good luck with that.
People plugged this trade into the NHL 18 game and it said "are you sure this is a good trade?" Which indicates EA