John Shannon joined Matt and Blake joined for his regular Monday hit. The conversation started with the guys talking about the success of the Young Stars Showcase. The subject of Bo Horvat came up quickly after that where John talked about the distraction that his contract situation will have on the upcoming season. John talked about who will have a harder time blocking out the discussion. Following that, the guys brought up Jake Virtanen and the Oilers signing him to a PTO. John brought up the difference between him and Evander Kane. Would Ethan Bear be a fit in Vancouver? The guys put it to John.
Jeff Paterson, our Vancouver Canucks Reporter, joined Matt and Blake from Penticton. Jeff talked about Nils Höglander and if he could be a piece to move. Jeff talked about his production and how it stacks up against the rest of his draft class. JPat talked about Danila Klimovich and his performance at the showcase. Jeff gave his thoughts on Linus Karlsson and how he looked on North American ice. Jeff also gave his thoughts on Nils Åman. There is a curiosity around him, no doubt. Though, Jeff reminded us that he is a 6th rounder for a reason.
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