Price and Habs close to a new deal, Jets should pursue Tootoo, Senators and Oilers in on Jeff Schultz bidding, a look at the Canucks roster needs, Flames GM Feaster’s image takes a beating, and the Leafs seek hidden gems.

RDS.CA: The Montreal Canadiens may be close to re-signing RFA goalie Carey Price to a potential 6-7 year deal worth $6.5 million per season. The club also re-signed Petteri Nokelainen and Brendan Nash.

SPECTOR’S NOTE: Regarding the status of RFA blueliner P.K. Subban, it’s rumored he and the Habs are negotiating a three-year contract.

Should Jets hop aboard the Tootoo train?

WINNIPEG FREE PRESS: Ed Tait believes Nashville Predators UFA winger Jordin Tootoo would be a great addition to the Winnipeg Jets.

OTTAWA SUN/EDMONTON SUN: The Senators and Oilers are among what’s believed five front-runners bidding for blueline prospect Justin Schultz.

VANCOUVER SUN: The Canucks could seek a third line center and blueline depth via the UFA market.

CALGARY SUN: Recent moves by Flames GM Jay Feaster (drafting Mark Jankowski with his first round pick, acquiring and overpaying defenseman Dennis Wideman) has reportedly tarnished his reputation.

TORONTO SUN: The Maple Leafs will seek hidden gems in their upcoming prospect camp.