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The Mikko Rantanen situation: Things getting a bit worrisome



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SAN JOSE, CA - MAY 08: Colorado Avalanche forward Mikko Rantanen (96), left, celebrates with teammate Samuel Girard (49) after scoring his side's first goal in the first period during game seven of the second round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs between the Colorado Avalanche and the San Jose Sharks on May 8, 2019 at SAP Center in San Jose, CA. (Photo by Cody Glenn/Icon Sportswire)

I’m still not worried about this. It’s still only Aug. 26, and a good 18 days remain before Avalanche players must report to the Pepsi Center for physicals, with regular training camp starting the following day – Sept. 13. I’m not worried about the fact that it’s Aug. 26 and there still is no contract between Mikko Rantanen and the Avalanche.

OK, maybe a little worried.

So, here’s the latest I can report on the Rantanen situation:

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