Calgary Flames defender Noah Hanifin is reportedly unwilling to increase his keep in Calgary and has reportedly requested a swap.
This was reported by web site The Athletic on Friday.
The 26-year-old full-back is getting into the ultimate yr of his six-year contract, which pays him $4.95 million a yr. He had initialed that settlement with the formation of Alberta in 2018.
The American additionally has a no-trade clause in his contract. The Boston native is subsequently required to submit an inventory of eight formations he want to be part of.
The 6-foot-3 athlete had 38 factors, seven objectives and 31 assists in 81 video games final season.
The eight-year Nationwide Hockey League (NHL) veteran was the primary decide of the Carolina Hurricanes and the fifth total decide within the 2015 NHL draft. The Hurricanes later traded him to Calgary with Elias Lindholm in trade for Dougie Hamilton, Adam Fox and Michael Ferland.
Flames normal supervisor Craig Conroy could have fairly the headache forward of the upcoming offseason. Three different Influence gamers on his group are out of contract on the finish of the 2023-2024 season. These are these of Tyler Toffoli, Mikael Backlund and Elias Lindholm.