Red Wings Rumors: 3 Potential Offseason Suitors for Patrick Kane

After a tough 2022-23 season, Patrick Kane has found his game big-time with the Detroit Red Wings. In 40 games thus far, he has 16 goals to go along with 39 points. Due to his huge bounce-back season, Kane is one of the best pending UFAs heading into the summer. Thus, let's go over three possible offseason suitors for him now.

Detroit Red Wings: Given how well Kane has fit into the Red Wings' lineup, it is very believable that they will look to sign him to a contract extension. He has not only been impactful with his offensive production but has also been a great leader due to his immense experience. Thus, don't be surprised if Detroit tries to give him a nice payday.

Buffalo Sabres: The Buffalo Sabres are desperately looking to become a playoff team. This season has been a disappointment for them, and they are expected to be very aggressive this offseason. They tried to add Kane before, and it would not be surprising if they made a push for the Buffalo native again. 

Florida Panthers: The Florida Panthers are always on the hunt for scoring help. They are in win-now mode and could use a player like Kane in their top six. This is especially so if pending UFA Sam Reinhart ends up leaving the Cats this offseason. Either way, they are likely to have Kane on their radar, just like they did this past summer. 

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