“It sounds as though the conversations so far have largely been one-sided,” Johnston said. “The Devils are encouraging teams to step forward with offers, not so much of a back and forth.”
The Devils are at the bottom of the standing and have already fired their head coach. A trade could happen soon than later, possibly before the NHL Christmas roster freeze.
Johnston says the frontrunners are…
“The feeling in the industry … is that the Colorado Avalanche are the favourites right now pushing to try to get Taylor Hall; perhaps as soon as the Christmas break, which starts Dec.