That being said, Larkin is currently going into the final year of his contract and unless an extension gets done, he will become a free agent following the 2022-23 season.
Dylan Larkin gives update on contract talks with Detroit Red Wings
Dylan Larkin recently told Elliotte Friedman and Jeff Marek that there has been a lot of negotiating with the Detroit Red Wings and that he believes they are closer than they ever have been about getting a deal done.
“We’re having conversations. A lot of negotiating, going back and forth. Ultimately, in my heart, it’s where I want to be,” Larkin told Elliotte Friedman and Jeff Marek just outside of Las Vegas. "I don’t really see myself playing for another team. It’s moving along. I can’t really tell you when or how [the deal gets resolved], but that’s where I want to be.”
“I do believe we’re closer than we’ve ever been,” Larkin enthused.