Recapping draft deals, talking contract negotiations
Columbus Dispatch sports columnist Michael Arace speaks with Blue Jackets beat reporter Brian Hedger on the latest episode of the Cannon Fodder podcast. During this episode we discuss what happened during the recent NHL Draft and what moves the Blue Jackets made. Next, we provide updates on Jacket players Brandon Dubinsky, Max Domi, Mikko Koivu, and Josh Anderson. Finally, we mention what General Manager Jarmo Kekäläinen has done so far, talk about ongoing contract negotiations regarding centerman Pierre-Luc Dubois, and speculate what potential new lines could look like going forward.
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