5 Penguins Who Probably Won’t Be Back Next Season

While some players aren’t expected back next season, there’s a chance he gets moved before the trade deadline. Zucker holds no-trade protection against 10 teams, but expect management to gauge the market before March of next year to see if there’s any interest. One team to watch here, the Vancouver Canucks, as ex-Penguins general manager Jim Rutherford is now in charge out west and is a huge fan of his game.