"The chart is my way to give you the most updated behind the scenes clues as to what is happening around the league while protecting my sources. Due to the nature of free agency, the rumor world is full of speculation and constantly changing on a dime. These numbers are my educated guesses based on the information I'm getting from countless conversations with league sources. Remember, this is for entertainment purposes only, so no wagering!" - Eklund
He wants to be on a competitive , coastal team...the Jackets can be competitive, but trading for an ocean will be tough...Montreal is not coastal but interesting to Panarin I am told.
Updated: December 12, 11:14 AM ET