The Columbus Blue Jackets are very excited to announce the signing of their 1st round pick, Nail Yakupov. We foresee him playing on our 2nd line to start the season with Peter Holland and Dwight King barring too many more signings in UFA.
After some thought, the three teams that offered Carle a contract were all bottom feeders. Had one been a Stanley Cup contender I wouldn't have factored money in as much. But for 20 million over 4 years it was too good of an offer for Carle to pass up.