The Gazette’s Pat Hickey speculates – and many fans certainly hope – that the Canadiens could try and find a taker for Scott Gomez among teams that must make the salary cap floor and are looking to add expensive contracts.
Hickey says the higher salary cap makes trading away Gomez a distinct possibility if Pierre Gauthier can find a taker – and mentions Colorado and Phoenix as possible destinations.
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