Blues Send Schenn, Allen to Oilers...An Idea

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Blues Send Schenn, Allen to Oilers...An Idea
Blues Send Schenn, Allen to Oilers...An Idea

My assumption is that the Blues will not be able to afford Schenn as a UFA after 2021, and Armstrong well knows this. A top priority for him will be extending Pietrangelo. This reality is mitigated by the presence of Robert Thomas, Jordan Kyrou, and other forward prospects in the Blues' pipeline. So Armstrong works a deal with the Oilers, who are very deep at center but desperately need forward depth to turn a borderline playoff team into a contender in the Pacific. Armstrong requires the Oilers to take on Jake Allen, with the Blues paying $4 of the $9.2M owed to Allen over the final two years of his deal. Mikko Koskinen is clearly the man now in Edmonton (just signed a 3 year $4.5M AAV extension),

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