Thursday, August 28, 2008
Breaking news: Meszaros signs offer sheet with another team!
From Adam Proteau at the Hockey News:
The Hockey News has learned from a source close to the negotiations that Meszaros has agreed to a multi-year offer sheet with an average salary in excess of $5 million per season.
The team that has agreed to terms with the 22-year-old has yet to be confirmed.
The Ottawa Sun reported earlier that Meszaros was looking for a deal in the $4.5 million per year range while Ottawa had countered with an offer of $3.5 million per.
When contacted, Bryan Murray couldn't confirm the report. More to come!
Below are the teams with cap room to sign such a sheet AND with their next picks:
St. Louis Blues
Columbus Blue Jackets
New York Islanders