NHL News: Kings, Maple Leafs, Knights, Capitals and Jets

NHL News: Kings, Maple Leafs, Knights, Capitals and Jets

David Perron
On the Los Angeles Kings …

Curtis Zupke: The Kings have signed defenseman Oscar Fantenberg to a one-year contract extension at $650,000.

On the Toronto Maple Leafs …

Kristen Shilton: The Maple Leafs made four signings yesterday.

Forward Pierre Engvall to a two-year entry-level contract.

Defenseman Jesper Lindgren to a three-year entry-level contract.

KHL free agent defenseman Igor Ozhiganov to a one-year entry-level contract.

Center Par Lindholm to a one-year entry-level contract.

Jonas Siegel of The Athletic: The 25-year old Ozhiganov had 20 teams interested in him, but Ozhiganov made it known earlier this year that if he would only sign with the Maple Leafs.

Ozhiganov is a former defensive partner of Nikita Zaitsev. He recorded two goals and nine points in 42 games for CSKA.

On the Vegas Golden Knights …

David Schoen: Coach Gerard Gallant yesterday on forward David Perron‘s availability for tonight: “He’s feeling better. He skated well today, so I’ll talk to the trainers, and there’s a good chance he’ll be in our lineup tomorrow. But we’ll make sure he’s feeling better.”

On the Washington Capitals …

David Amber: “Caps fans feel free to panic. Since 1985 10x Washington has lost series that it led 2-0 or 3-1. 10x!!!”

On the Winnipeg Jets …

Ken Wiebe: Jets head coach Paul Maurice wouldn’t give an update on Nikolaj Ehlers status for Game 4: “You will see at the morning skate.”