Evander Kane seemed to always be linked to rumors involving the Flyers but those will stop, for now. After Kane had an off ice incident with Byfuglien, which was followed by the news that he needed season ending shoulder surgery, the Jets looked to make a move. They found once with the Sabres and here are the details;
The Jets now have a top-4 defense of Myers, Byfuglien, Enstrom, and Trouba. Pretty nice, huh? It’s definitely better than what the Flyers are working with.
With the first big trade this season out of the way, maybe the flood gates will open and Hextall will start trying to make some moves. Exciting start to the trades leading up to the deadline.