NHL Rumors: Vancouver Canucks Linked to NY Rangers Forward

According to Rick Dhaliwal, the Vancouver Canucks are interested in New York Rangers forward Alexis Lafreniere.

Lafreniere's name is starting to enter the rumor mill, as the 2020 first-overall pick was recently a healthy scratch, and he has developed into a top-six forward just yet. It makes sense that a struggling team like Vancouver wants to bring in Lafreniere, as he is a young player with plenty of potential.

Now, all of this does not mean that the Rangers are just going to give up on Lafreniere. They would want a lot in any trade centering around the youngster, but it appears that the Canucks are ready to make a push for him. Let's see if anything comes from this interest from here.

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