Now that the alternate cut-off date has passed, the trade rumors nevertheless go on. Last week is was rumored that the Edmonton Oilers had hobby in a Allen alternate however a deal could in no way be labored out.
Sports reports Jake Allen was now not going to be traded atthe deadline until GM Kent Hughes got the charge he turned into searching out.
With teams in need of a goalie, Allen might be in call for within the offseason if he places up excellent numbers for rest of the season.
Allen changed into quoted after the NHL exchange closing date, “I changed into assured that I might live here till the cease of the season. This is where I desired to be. I didn’t need to be traded.”
Allen, 31, is signed until the 2022-23 season with a revenue cap hit of $2,875,000. Allen became drafted thirty fourth normal through the St. Louis Blues inside the second round of the 2008 entry draft.