More NHL teams are reportedly in talks with Yahoo Sports about bringing in some marquee names to the company.
Continue Reading Below The Wall Street Journal first reported the talks between Yahoo and NHL teams.
According to a source familiar with the talks, Yahoo is currently negotiating with some of the NHL’s top prospects to sign contracts with the sports-platform.
The source said the talks are about “potential landing spots” in addition to the players who are currently on the free-agent market.
Yahoo is also reportedly negotiating with Yahoo’s partners at Comcast and NBC to bring in more content to the platform.
Yahoo is a valued player in the sports and media industries and owns the sports rights to ESPN and other sports programming.