from Chris Nichols of Sportsnet, It’s not all doom and gloom for pending UFAs though, clearly. Some players have managed to take full advantage of their opportunities.Maxim Afinogenov signed a one-year deal with Atlanta and he’s been money, soon-to-be literally, for this team with 40 points in 45 GP. He’s actually only eight points shy of matching his production from Buffalo over the past two years. Amazing what not being buried in the line-up can accomplish.Calgary’s Rene Bourque is only four points shy of reaching a new career high and the undrafted winger is setting himself up for a nice raise on his current $1.35M cap hit. He has 37 points in 40 GP with a strong 53 PIM for his standard league owners too.Vaclav Prospal was bought out of his contract with Tampa Bay and he turned that...

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