The alternate rumors mill become churning a month ago whilst rumors starting popping up that the San Jose Sharks have been searching at trading Karlsson.
Reports are actually popping out that defenceman Burns would love to be traded for a shot to win the Stanley Cup. Even at 37 years antique, he's nonetheless a excessive-end defenceman.
Peng of San Jose Hockey Now reviews Burns needs a Stanley Cup and so that it will not possibly happen in San Jose whenever soon. He does own a 3-crew change clause but he may additionally have to make bigger his listing if he desires to be traded to a Playoff contender.
Trading Burns can be hard, as he has years ultimate on his agreement with an AVV of $8 million/12 months. The Sharks will in all likelihood not consume any income in a exchange.
Possible destinations can be the Dallas, Nashville, Carolina or Calgary (If Gaudreau comes to a decision to sign some place else this offseason).