Canucks inquired about Jonathan Drouin and Ryan Johansen
TSN 1040: Vancouver Canucks GM Jim Benning said he’s inquired about Tampa Bay Lightning winger Jonathan Drouin and Columbus Blue Jackets center Ryan Johansen, adding the asking prices for both players are “really high.” If the Canucks were to make a trade they would have to give up one of, Bo Horvat, Jared McCann or Jake Virtanen.
Teams interested in Scott Hartnell and Jack Johnson
The Fourth Period: Teams are calling the Columbus Blue Jackets not about Ryan Johansen but the availability of forward Scott Hartnell and defenceman Jack Johnson. Hartnell does have a no-trade clause and would have a say in where he ends up.
Maple Leafs will likely trade UFA’s at deadline
The Hockey News: Even though the Toronto Maple Leafs have been playing really well lately, the team will likely trade it’s UFA’s at the NHL Trade Deadline. Michael Grabner, Shawn Matthias, Brad Boyes, James Reimer and P.A. Parenteau will be shopped.