According to Arthur Staple, the Flyers are likely to sign defenseman Mark Streit, but Philadelphia needs to shed salary first, have to wait till the buyout window opens.
Compliance buyouts can't happen till 48 hours after the conclusion of the 2013 Stanley Cup Final. Per Darren Dreger and Bob Mckenzie, Streit is seeking four years and $4 to $5 million per. Streit's agent and Holmgren will start negotiations today.
Streit said he's excited about the trade and confident he'll be in Philadelphia.