The Canucks have selected Bo Horvat with the ninth-overall pick in the amateur entry draft after acquiring the pick from the Devils for Cory Schneider.
Leon Draisaitl is expected to help fill Edmonton's void at center and that could start as early as this season.
Frederik Andersen is penciled in as Anaheim's starting goalie entering training camp, but not even coach Bruce Boudreau knows how the team's crease situation will turn out yet.
Eric Staal got back on the ice Friday for an informal skate and said he felt good after having off-season surgery to repair a core muscle injury.
Justin Schultz has signed a one-year, $3.675 million contract with the Edmonton Oilers.
Pittsburgh coach Mike Johnston knows Penguins prospect Derrick Pouliot well from their days with the WHL's Portland Winterhawks.
The Boston Bruins have reportedly had "casual discussions" with David Krejci about a contract extension.
Johnny Boychuk would like to stay with the Bruins.
Robin Lehner just wants a "fair chance" to earn his starts in Ottawa's crease.
Daniel Alfredsson decision to play this coming season probably won't come until just before Sept. 18, according to Detroit GM Ken Holland.
Cory Sarich has been slowly recovering from injuries he sustained when he was hit by a Ford F-350 truck while cycling.
Ben Bishop (wrist) hopes to be fully healed by the time the regular season starts.