NHL Rumors: 2 Possible Free-Agent Destinations for Nick Holden

Nick Holden has yet to find a new home but when noting that he is a solid bottom-pairing defenseman, that has the potential to change before Opening Night. Due to this, let's go over two clubs who could consider signing Holden. 

Anaheim Ducks: The Anaheim Ducks stand out as a team who could bring in Holden. Keep in mind, they have a good chunk of cap space, and the left side of their defensive group could use some improvement. If Holden were to sign there, he would immediately be a fit for their second or third pairing. With that, he would be a nice leader to have in the locker room due to his plethora of NHL experience. 

Chicago Blackhawks: The Chicago Blackhawks would also be wise to add another left-shot defenseman to their group before the start of the season. Holden would be a good option for their club, as he would give them a much-needed defensive defenseman. He also would be a key contributor to their penalty kill because of his defensive play.

It will be interesting to see if Holden can find an NHL job before the season starts, but keep an eye on these two clubs, as a fit could be there with each of them.

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