CBS Sports picks Howard as expansion Las Vegas goalie

The Detroit News
Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard

So what happens if the Red Wings can’t trade Jimmy Howard?

According to Chris Peters of, he might become the goalie for the Las Vegas expansion team.

Peters compiled a roster for the expansion team, which is scheduled to begin play in the 2017-18 season.

In addition to Howard, some of the notable names on the list include Rangers forward Rick Nash, Kings captain Dustin Brown and Capitals defenseman Brooks Orpik.

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