Sports Report: Bruins interested in deadline deal for Oilers' Maroon

16:06  12 february  2018
16:06  12 february  2018 Source:   thescore.com

Edmonton Oilers lose Patrick Maroon? Just how many top wingers can they let go?

  Edmonton Oilers lose Patrick Maroon? Just how many top wingers can they let go? Is Patrick Maroon the next top Edmonton Oilers winger to leave town? And if he does go, what then? Maroon has been the Oil’s best and most consistent pure winger for two years now. If he goes — and it’s looking like he will — Edmonton’s already thin group of wingers will look intolerably skinny […]Is Patrick Maroon the next top Edmonton Oilers winger to leave town? And if he does go, what then? Maroon has been the Oil’s best and most consistent pure winger for two years now.

According to various reports earlier in the day, the Bruins were interested in Edmonton Oilers forward Jordan Eberle as well as pending free agent Chris Long after the NHL's trade deadline came and went, word has come out that the Oilers did make a deal today, acquiring Patrick Maroon from the

The high-flying Boston Bruins could bulk up before the playoffs, and have their sights set on Edmonton Oilers winger Patrick Maroon , sources told Joe Haggerty of NBC Sports Boston. Where Maroon will close out this year's campaign will be known soon enough, as the trade deadline is set for Feb.

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The high-flying Boston Bruins could bulk up before the playoffs, and have their sights set on Edmonton Oilers winger Patrick Maroon, sources told Joe Haggerty of NBC Sports Boston.

A pending unrestricted free agent, Maroon carries an affordable $1.5-million cap hit, and could bring some added size and a scoring touch to the Bruins.

Over the past two seasons in Edmonton, Maroon has combined for 40 goals playing alongside Oilers superstar Connor McDavid. He recorded a career-high 42 points with the Oilers last season.

Where Maroon will close out this year's campaign will be known soon enough, as the trade deadline is set for Feb. 26.

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