The Schultz Is About To Hit the Fan

Here’s Bob McKenzie extinguishing faint hopes in Anaheim:

If you’re not caught up on Justin Schultz and his situation here’s an in-depth post Graeme did a few weeks ago in which the case is made for Ottawa. I want to believe it myself and it’s a persausive case, but truth be told come July 1st they’ll be 29 teams selling Shultz on the merits of their organization. The Euge was over the moon talking up the Da Costa signing last spring, but landing Schultz would be a many times greater coup. Do your college free agent thang Tim Murray.

Turning the Pageau

The latest news out of the Jean-Gabriel Pageau camp is that the Senators have submitted an entry level contract offer to his representation.

Talking the 2012 NHL Entry Draft

With the Stanley Cup playoffs winding down and June’s Entry Draft only a few weeks away, we’ve tentatively scheduled a live chat using the Cover It Live application for Thursday, May 31st at 7 pm. Hockey Prospectus‘ Corey Pronman, a former podcast guest of ours, will be joining us to talk about the draft and Ottawa’s farm system. Hope you can join us. In the meantime, do yourself a favor and check out Corey’s Top 100 Prospect List — that features write ups explaining each of the player’s respective rankings.