Looking like Thomas Vanek wants to at least test the free agent market.
New York Islanders GM Garth Snow will continue to try and sign him, but he’s at least talking to teams to see what he could get for him.
The LA Kings and Pittsburgh Penguins are looking for a scoring winger. The Penguins have cap issues.
The asking price for Vanek is three assets, any combination of a first-round pick, a young player, and a prospect.