Joe Yerdon of NHL.com and Nick Mendola chatter about the “hold up” in Jack Eichel’s second NHL contract, and how names like Ryan O’Reilly, Jimmy Vesey, Will Butcher, and Auston Matthews factor into No. 15’s thought process.

Nick Mendola

Nick Mendola's primary jobs are writing for the great people at NBC Sports Soccer and operating FC Buffalo in the National Premier Soccer League. A former radio host and producer at WECK 1230 AM and WGR 550, Nick has also written extensively for the Associated Press, the Niagara Gazette, and Buffalo Spree. He's also broadcasted ice hockey for Niagara University, Canisius and R.I.T, and football, basketball and soccer at his alma mater, the University at Buffalo.

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