The Red Wings are gambling higher than all and sundry predicted this yr. They are presently preventing for a wildcard playoff spot with the Pittsburgh Penguins and Boston Bruins. It is most in all likelihood they'll leave out the playoffs but they franchise goes within the right course.
Marek on Sportsnet.com talks approximately the Red Wings and states, Moritz Seider is already the exceptional defenceman at the Red Wings. He’s the constructing block at the lower back cease. That tons is plain to anybody who even casually glances at this crew.
Marek went on to say, Nick Leddy is on an agreement and if matters get goofy around defencemen on the NHL exchange closing date, who is aware of how tons GM Steve Yzerman can get?
Leddy can be an interesting alternate chip to observe. If Stanley Cup contenders need a lift from injuries, want a reliable defenceman for a playoff run, Leddy may want to become fetching a 1st round choose.
Leddy, 30, is an UFA on the stop of the season, his cap hit is $5.five million and he does now not own a -exchange clause.