This week on The Hockey News Podcast:
– The NHL and ex-players reach a tentative non-class settlement in the concussion lawsuit for roughly $19 million, or $22,000 per player. Why did the players end up with so little?
– The William Nylander deadline is only a couple weeks away now. Will the Toronto Maple Leafs re-sign him, trade him or hold him out for 2018-19?
– Wayne Gretzky compares sensational Canucks rookie Elias Pettersson to himself. Too much hype, or is Pettersson already a superstar?
– Fantasy pickups of the week: Andrei Svechnikov, Tom Wilson, Jaden Schwartz
– Future Watch: Bowen Byram, Scott Perunovich
– From the Magazine: debating Martin Brodeur’s rank in our Top 100 Goalies of All-Time Issue
– Hot Take: the NHL’s GMs aren’t buying “sob stories” from goalies worried about smaller equipment
– Mailbag: where could Rick Nash land if he returns to the NHL?