Full details on the offer were not immediately available but it apparently calls for a maximum contract length of six years or seven when you are signing your own players.
LeBrun says that NHL Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly would not confirm the news this morning but that certainly doesn't mean it should be dismissed. I'm sure we'll hear more about this over the next 48 hours.
He takes a lot of heat at times but it looks like Eklund may have had this news earlier this morning and suggests that the two sides may actually meet at some point today. Hockey in January. It's coming.