change rumors were floating round earlier this season that the Chicago Blackhawks have been trying to make a Strome trade however nothing materialized.
Strome has performed properly in the 2nd half of the season underneath new head teach Derek King. He has posted 18 desires and 21 assists inside the closing 41 games.
Mark Lazerus of Athletic reviews, Chicago has been trying to Strome for a 12 months and a half of now, and team sources appear lukewarm at exceptional approximately the possibility of bringing him returned.
Lazerus went on to mention, GM Kyle Davidson’s intention is to have a complete on rebuild and with success, likely land the first overall draft pick and select Bedard in the 2022-23 NHL draft.
Trading Strome will give the Blackhawks the opportunity of some other first spherical draft select or pinnacle potentialities to assist with the rebuild.
Strome does require a qualifying provide of $three.6 million, however his second-half of surge in all likelihood pushes his prospective income nicely above that wide variety.