It is finally Friday as the holiday weekend approaches. Here is the top hockey news for Friday, June 29th. Today’s stories include Rick Nash future uncertain, Conor Sheary and Matt Hunwick traded, Michal Kempy staying in Washington, Devante Smith-Pelly going nowhere, Hayley Wickenheiser embracing role at Leafs camp, and all eyes on John Tavares.
Top hockey news for Friday, June 29th
As the free agency period approaches, Rick Nash informs teams he is uncertain of his future.
Another team falls victim to the salary cap as Pittsburgh sends Conor Sheary and Matt Hunwick to Buffalo.
The defending Stanley Cup champions are keeping Michal Kempny around as he signs a four-year contract to stay in Washington.
Another key piece is staying in Washington as playoff hero Devante Smith-Pelly signed a one year contract.
Since retiring from playing hockey, Hayley Wickenheiser continues to be around the game and is embracing her role at Leafs prospect camp.
With free agency looming, all eyes are on John Tavares as his decision looms.