Loui Eriksson RUMORS & NEWS

  • Desjardins knows winger Eriksson is wired the right way

    The Province "Willie Desjardins has seen another side of Loui Eriksson. Aside from a traditional respectful Swedish demeanour off the ice and a fire of desire that burns on it — think Henrik and Daniel Sedin — there’s something about Eriksson that makes Friday’s free-agent acquisition even more valuable to..." July 03

  • Loui Eriksson signs six-year deal with Canucks

    Sportsnet "Veteran winger Loui Eriksson has chosen to sign with the Vancouver Canucks. Eriksson, who turns 31 on July 17, has spent the last three seasons with the Boston Bruins." July 01

  • Predators speak to free agents Andrew Ladd, Loui Eriksson

    Tennessean "Ahead of the opening of the NHL free agent market Friday, the Predators have expressed interest in and spoken to pending free agent forwards Andrew Ladd and Loui Eriksson, according to agent J.P. Barry. Ladd finished last season with the Blackhawks, scoring eight goals and 12 points in 19..." June 29

  • Loui Eriksson in Talks with Six Teams, Bruins Willing to Go Past Four Years

    WEEI Boston "As expected, teams have used the NHL’s free agency interview window to approach winger Loui Eriksson, who spent the last three seasons with the Bruins. As of Sunday evening, six teams had contacted Eriksson’s agent about the player. The Bruins are interested in retaining Eriksson, but have been..." June 27

  • 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