According to Darren Dreger of TSN, the Bruins and Stars are close to a deal sending Tyler Seguin to Dallas for Loui Eriksson.
The 21-year-old Seguin recently got publicly called out by Bruins GM Peter Chiarelli. Chiarelli said that Seguin needed to learn how “to be a better pro”. Off ice issues appear to have damaged Seguin’s standing with the team. It’s also worth mentioning that the Bruins locker room likely didn’t appreciate Seguin’s off ice problems.
Updates will be forthcoming as they come along.
UPDATE: 2:25 p.m. - Craig Custance of ESPN says that Rich Peverley is involved in the deal as well.
UPDATE: 2:37 p.m. - Shawn Hutcheon of The Fourth Period says that the Bruins and Stars have been working on this trade since Friday.
UPDATE: 2:40 p.m. - Darren Dreger says that there are three prospects moving from Dallas in addition to Eriksson.
UPDATE: 2:52 p.m. - Darren Dreger says that the trade call is underway between the two teams
UPDATE: 3:12 p.m. - Darren Dreger say...