Puljujarvi heading to Europe but has an out clause
Frank Seravalli: Edmonton Oilers restricted free agent Jesse Puljujarvi has signed with Oulu Karpat. The deal includes an NHL out clause until December 1st.
Jonathan Willis of The Athletic: There is no guarantee that Puljujarvi will a game for Karpat.
If he does play for them, it may be a good league to help his development. The league will challenge him but he’s not going to be overwhelmed.
Jets add a depth winger
Panthers sign an RFA
Pitlick to most of training camp
Mattheos undergoing chemo
Carolina Hurricanes: The Hurricanes announced that forward Stelio Mattheos will miss training camp as he finishes his treatments for testicular cancer.
Matteos was diagnosed in June and has been undergoing chemo for the past two months.
Norris cleared for action
Bruce Garrioch: Ottawa Senators forward Josh Norris has received clearance for contact and will take part in their rookie tournament.
McDavid’s knee progressing
He’s been rehabbing to get ready for training camp.
“It’s coming back together and everything like that, but ultimately you don’t want to come back too early,” he said. “(You want to) make sure it’s fully healed and you’re not going to get hurt again.”