It’s important to note that things can change quickly, especially as the trade deadline rapidly approaches on Monday.
So, consider this a status report: it’s sounding more and more like Loui Eriksson may finish the 2015-16 season with the Boston Bruins. Even if they can’t come to terms on a contract extension.
The negotiations seem pretty serious as of Thursday night, although perhaps things will move quite a bit on Friday? It sounds like there’s an offer on the table, as Bruins Daily’s Jimmy Murphy and TSN’s Darren Dreger discussed:
Promising? Maybe, although Dreger then pours a little cold water on that optimism:
So, again, as of this moment it sounds like the Bruins are quite interested in making it work with Eriksson … but it sounds like a lot remains up in the air.
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