Loui Eriksson RUMORS & NEWS

  • Bruins will take one last shot at signing Eriksson: 'It may not happen'

    The Score "The Boston Bruins and Loui Eriksson are reportedly at an impasse with respect to a contract extension, but the club will take one more shot at signing the winger before he hits free agency, general manager Don Sweeney said Thursday. The length of the deal is apparently what's holding..." June 24

  • Loui Eriksson waiting on new contract offer from Bruins

    CBS Boston "The Boston Bruins and Loui Eriksson continue to negotiate a new contract for the pending unrestricted free agent winger. Agent J.P. Barry of CAA Sports, who represents Eriksson, says he has been waiting to receive a fresh contract offer from GM Don Sweeney. According to ESPN hockey writer..." June 17

  • ‘It comes down to how far we want to stretch,’ says Bruins GM of contract talks with pending UFA Eriksson

    CSN New England "Don Sweeney is in the city of Buffalo this week to watch over the best and brightest prospects up to be drafted three weeks from now, but that doesn’t stop the other parts of the GM job from getting done. Sweeney met with the agent for Loui Eriksson, J.P. Barry, and said they had some positive..." June 04

  • Loui Eriksson, Torey Krug’s Pending Free Agency Is Top Of Bruins’ Mind

    NESN "The Boston Bruins have several decisions to make on players who will be eligible for unrestricted and restricted free agency before July 1, and general manager Don Sweeney provided updates on a few of them Wednesday. The most important decision involves veteran winger Loui Eriksson, who will be a..." May 25

  • Barkov, Eriksson, Kopitar named Lady Byng finalists

    NHL.com "Los Angeles Kings center Anze Kopitar might need to find some extra room in his trophy case. Kopitar was named a finalist for the Lady Byng Memorial Trophy, awarded "to the player adjudged to have exhibited the best type of sportsmanship and gentlemanly conduct combined with a high standard of..." April 30

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    Darren Dreger @DarrenDreger

    Western conference team says the ask from Boston for Eriksson is a top player and prospect. Team is balking at the price...for now.

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    Chris Johnston @reporterchris

    Nothing brewing on an extension for Loui Eriksson. Tough decision looming for #bruins in the next couple hours.

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    Pierre LeBrun @Real_ESPNLeBrun

    Loui Eriksson was not traded

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    Darren Dreger @DarrenDreger

    It's believed Boston's last offer on Eriksson was 4 yrs, $5.25 mil per. Could be a year or two and just under $1 mil per yr light.

  • Report: Bruins' extension talks with Eriksson in slow motion

    The Score "Loui Eriksson remains arguably the best goal-scorer available on the trade market ahead of Monday's deadline, and his future isn't any clearer as the clock ticks toward 3 p.m. ET on the 29th. TSN's Darren Dreger reports that extension talks between Eriksson and the Boston Bruins are in..." February 28

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    Darren Dreger @DarrenDreger

    Eriksson talks expected to resume tmrw, but large gap remains. Bruins options: 1) close gap 2) trade 3) keep as own rental. #TradeCentre

  • Marchand's big year influencing Bruins' handling of Eriksson

    The Score "Brad Marchand is staking his claim as a premier scorer, and it's affecting how the Boston Bruins proceed with Loui Eriksson as the NHL's trade deadline rapidly approaches. First, some numbers. With a goal in Wednesday's 5-1 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins, Marchand continued to up his..." February 25

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    Chris Nichols @NicholsOnHockey

    McKenzie: There have been negotiations over course of this week between #Bruins, Eriksson's camp. Appears "considerable gap" in term, $$.

  • Bruins have options on Loui Eriksson, but trade is likely

    ESPN "What to do, what to do, if you're the Boston Bruins and pending UFA winger Loui Eriksson remains unsigned into Monday, as the clock ticks down to the 3 p.m. trade deadline? As far as I can ascertain, Bruins GM Don Sweeney has prepared for all three options on the Eriksson front: get him signed..." February 24

  • Report: Bruins, Eriksson still talking extension as trade deadline nears

    The Score "Loui Eriksson's future may be in Boston, after all. The pending unrestricted free agent's camp is still in talks with the Bruins, according to ESPN's Pierre LeBrun. "There continues to be dialogue, which is the good news," LeBrun writes. Eriksson is in the final season of a contract..." February 23

  • Eriksson flourishing under pressure of NHL trade deadline

    CSN New England "One needs to give Loui Eriksson a healthy amount of credit for this: he’s not letting the NHL trade deadline, and his place within it, serve as a distraction on any level. With less than a week until the Feb.29 deadline and Eriksson heavily involved in a rumor mill that’s now kicking into high..." February 23

  • Market could lead to nice return on Eriksson deal

    CSN New England "The question of whether or not to trade Loui Eriksson moved one step closer to the affirmative on Monday when the San Jose Sharks sent a pair of second-round picks along with expiring contract Raffi Torres to the Maple Leafs for rental defenseman Roman Polak and bottom-six center Nick..." February 22

  • Bruins' Eriksson driving up trade value during current hot streak

    The Score "Boston Bruins forward Loui Eriksson's value continues to rise. Eriksson, who collected the game-winning goal in overtime Tuesday to push the Bruins to a 2-1 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets, continued to make a case for himself as the most desirable name on the market leading up to the..." February 17

  • Bruins Have To Trade Eriksson, Regardless Of Road Trip Results

    CBS Boston "The Bruins bid farewell to the Bay State after practice on Wednesday, as they departed for their longest road trip of the season. The six-game trip might turn out to be a farewell of sorts for several Bruins depending on what general manager Don Sweeney has planned. The next time the Bruins..." February 10

  • Bruins seem certain to deal Eriksson by deadline

    CSN New England "The wheels are beginning to turn for the Boston Bruins as the Feb. 29 trade deadline approaches. Loui Eriksson has been the main topic of conversation in recent weeks -- and most of the year, actually -- because he’s enjoying a monster season and his contract is about to expire. Eriksson is..." January 26

  • Bruins GM doesn’t deny possibility of trading Loui Eriksson

    Pro Hockey Talk "The Boston Bruins aren’t denying it: there’s a chance they might need to trade Loui Eriksson. Bruins GM Don Sweeney addressed the rumors during a NESN interview on Thursday, admitting that the two sides have entered in discussions, and the “first priority” would be to re-sign the pending..." January 22

  • Huge If True: What should Bruins do with Loui Eriksson?

    Yahoo! Sports "The Rumor As noted at the Winter Classic, the Bruins are facing a pretty major decision: Do they keep Loui Eriksson or not? This is the kind of issue that should weigh heavily on GMs, because if the job is all about maximizing the value of each dollar spent, guys heading into their early 30s..." January 22

  • Reports: Bruins, Loui Eriksson Having Preliminary Contract Discussions

    NESN "Loui Eriksson is an unrestricted free agent after the 2015-16 season, but the Bruins and the right wing reportedly are beginning to discuss options that would keep him in Boston beyond this year. Eriksson and the Bruins are engaging in preliminary contract discussions, according to ESPN’s..." January 20

  • Sign or trade? Bruins mull options with Eriksson

    CSN New England "The Boston Bruins have reportedly opened preliminary contract extension talks with Loui Eriksson to explore whether or not they can retain the unrestricted free agent winger in the final year of his contract with Boston, according to TSN’s Darren Dreger. The 30-year-old Eriksson is second on..." January 20