Dreger: Eichel fine with starting season without contract extension
Hockey insider Darren Dreger instilled fear in the hearts of some fans in Buffalo with his comments about Jack Eichel’s contract situation Friday.
Dreger – it would be preferred to get an extension done before the season, but Eichel won’t lose any sleep over it. #Sabres
— WGR 550 (@WGR550) September 1, 2017
While many in the media believe this is all just part of the negotiating process, every day that goes by without a contract extension announcement for Eichel will bump up the discomfort level just a little bit more.
Read more, including additional comments from Dreger along with full audio of his interview.