Found September 04, 2013 on Kukla's Korner:
via Lance Hornby of the Toronto Sun on August 20, 2013, Whether it’s because a new contract is closer or he’s skipping the start of Maple Leafs training camp a week Monday, Nazem Kadri is now keeping mum about money. Asked on Thursday for an update on talks on Thursday at the practice rink where 15 Leafs and Marlies have been working out, the usually glib Kadri sent out a club intermediary who politely said the young Leafs centre was taking a vow of silence on the topic “until the deal gets done.” Kadri responds to some of the tweets McKenzie made regarding Kadri's contract status...   "@43_Kadri: @TSNBobMcKenzie false bobo"/Feel free to provide any details, Nazem, but I'm satisfied with info conveyed in my tweets today. — Bob McKenzie (@TSNBobMcKenzie) September 4, 2013

Leafs' Nazem Kadri growing frustrated with status

Nazem Kadri was ready to tee it up here on Tuesday but will he able to suit up when Maple Leafs training camp starts next week? Still without a contract eight days before the team is due to report for medical testing that prospect is very much in doubt. And the longer his status lingers the more frustrated the young forward has become. “It just seems that everybody who doesn’t...

Maple Leafs and Nazem Kadri still miles apart on new deal

Dion Phaneuf jetted off to New York Wednesday morning to attend an NHL media event. Joffrey Lupul checked back in to Toronto after a summer spent travelling. Tyler Bozak let reporters in on a friendly bet he lost to a friend from his college hockey days. And Nazem Kadri? Well the 22-year-old was talking contract with reporters — and sparring with them on Twitter. It’s still...

Phaneuf Wants To Be A Long-Term Leaf

from Luke Fox of Sportsnet, If Dion Phaneuf — a pending unrestricted free agent when the puck drops on the 2013-14 season — doesn’t have a deal by July 1, he could find himself in a position of power on the open market. But if the defenceman’s stance Tuesday is truthful, he’d be happy to settle things sooner. “I want to be part of the Toronto Maple Leafs...

I Think You Call This A Stare Down

Dave Poulin put some heat on Nazem Kadri, saying the offer from #leafs is "fair" based on body of work and was not made because of cap. — Chris Johnston (@reporterchris) September 3, 2013   Nazem Kadri says he's waiting on the #leafs to make the next move in contract talks. — Chris Johnston (@reporterchris) September 3, 2013

Blues GM: Alex Pietrangelo will be a Blue; hopes to reach deal soon

Nazem Kadri and Cody Franson aren't the only restricted free agents remaining without contracts there are a couple of other guys across the league as well. Including star St. Louis Blues defenseman Alex Pietrangelo. On Wednesday Blues GM Doug Armstrong took the time to update the media on the negotiations with Pietrangelo and as of now it doesn't sound like anything is imminent...
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