Blake Wheeler Arbitration Update

Robbinsdale, Minn. native, Blake Wheeler, had 38 points with the Boston Bruins last season, after being drafted witht he team in the 1st round of the 2004 draft.Robbinsdale, Minn. native, Blake Wheeler, had 38 points with the Boston Bruins last season, after being drafted witht he team in the 1st round of the 2004 draft.

Former University of Minnesota standout--and recent newlywed-- Blake Wheeler (Robbinsdale, Minn.) looks to be heading to his scheduled arbitration Tuesday in Toronto, according to ESPNboston.com.

Wheeler and the Boston Bruins have yet to agree on contract terms, with the Bruins having not much room underneath the salary cap.

According to the ESPN.com report, Wheeler's agent, Matt Keater, is optimistic that Wheeler and Bruins GM, Peter Chiarelli, will agree on terms following the arbitration hearing.

 

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