2021 NHL free agents: Latest update on Bruins star David Krejci
The Boston Bruins and free agent Taylor Hall have made "significant progress" toward a new contract, according to general manager Don Sweeney. David Krejci's situation is much more unclear, however.
Krejci just finished his 15th season with the Bruins and is among the team's unrestricted free agents.
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Sweeney provided an update on the veteran center's future Thursday morning.
"I have been in touch with David, and I'm going to respect all his privacy and decisions. At this point in time he has not given a firm indication," Sweeney said on a Zoom call with reporters.
"As he referenced before, he's got some things that he wants to address and then he'll let us know. But I have been in regular communication with David. There's no timeline to make decisions."
Losing such a talented and consistent No. 2 center would be a tough blow for the Bruins' lineup.
"We certainly have to acknowledge it would be a big hole if we had to fill it," Sweeney said. "But …
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