McDavid’s monster deal will affect Maple Leafs

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By Luke Fox,, June 30, 2017 

A quick mix of the things we gleaned from the week of hockey, serious and less so, and rolling four lines deep.

1. Connor McDavid‘s imminent extension, a Godzilla set to be worth $106 million over eight years, will have a ripple effect not only in Edmonton but across the league. Especially for centres. Especially for prime-time, franchise-altering centres.

So, yes, John Tavares’ asking price just got a healthy jolt. (Maybe Carey Price’s did, too.)

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