No offense, but unless there's something to back it up, such as link to a published story or made official, it's considered a rumour and thus holds no weight here with the majority.
That said, the only thing I have heard as I've already mentioned about three times, is that according to the UMD broadcasters during the Webcast of the West Finals between UMD and DU, the Lessard deal was/is all but a done deal. The negoatiations were supposedly already completed by the undisclosed NHL team and Lessard. The only thing that was left to do was Lessard's signature on the dotted line..
What kind of society do we live in where people are presumed to be lying rather than telling the truth? And why'd you close the other thread?
I can't say that I'm surprised. I've been hearing rumbles well before the (NCAA) season ended that there was the possibility of him turning pro this off-season. I wish him luck in Phoenix. He was a joy to watch at Minnesota.