Calgary is expecting to have a medical update on Ladislav Smid (neck) soon.
Flames GM Brad Treliving didn't have an update to provide on new contracts for restricted free agents Johnny Gaudreau and Sean Monahan.
Brian Elliott is anxious to start the season as Calgary's number one goalie.
Ben Bishop (ankle/shin) should be ready for Team USA's World Cup camp, according to Tampa Bay GM Steve Yzerman.
Nikita Nesterov is expected to sign a new deal with the Lightning prior to the start of the regular season.
Edmonton has loaned Bogdan Yakimov to HC Neftekhimik Nizhnekamsk of the KHL.
Maxim Lapierre will attend training camp with the New York Rangers on a tryout.
Ottawa's next priority is getting Cody Ceci signed.
Jimmy Vesey has the Chicago Blackhawks on his short list of teams to talk to when he becomes an unrestricted free agent in August.
Chris Kreider feels like he got away from the style he wants to play with last season.
Lightning GM Steve Yzerman doesn't have a timeline in mind for when Nikita Kucherov will be signed to a new contract.
Matt Carle has signed a one-year, $700,000 contract with the Nashville Predators.
The St. Louis Blues have signed Jordan Kyrou to a three-year, two-way entry level contract.
John Tavares can become an unrestricted free agent in two seasons, but he wants to stay with the New York Islanders.
Calle Jarnkrok has agreed to a six-year, $12 million contract with the Nashville Predators.