According to a report from Elliotte Friedman, the Edmonton Oilers have offered Detroit Red Wings‘ senior vice president Ken Holland a 5-year, $25 million deal to become their next general manager. The report also suggests a decision by Holland is expected to come shortly.
Reported by @FriedgeHNIC , Oilers offer to Holland believed to be 5 x $5 M. Ball is firmly in Holland’s court. Would expect a decision shortly.
— Mark Spector (@SportsnetSpec) May 5, 2019
It will be interesting to see what happens if Holland does head to Edmonton. Will he bring some of his Red Wings’ staff with him? Maybe even Kris Draper?
Time will tell.