New York Islanders tried to trade for Matt Duchene
Edmonton Sun: The New York Islanders looked into acquiring Colorado Avalanche forward Matt Duchene earlier this season, but the asking price was too high. The Avalanche were looking at Matt Barzal, Anthony Beauvillier and Travis Hamonic.
Will the Oilers make a trade for Ondrej Pavelec?
Edmonton Sun: The Edmonton Oilers could inquire about former Winnipeg Jets starter Ondrej Pavelec, who’s currently toiling for the Jets’ AHL affiliate, as a rental backup. Pavelec is an unrestricted free agent in July.
Ryan Spooner could be traded soon
The Fourth Period: The Boston Bruins have looked into moving forward Ryan Spooner for either a goal-scoring forward or a veteran defenseman. Two teams that could be interested in Spooner are the New York Islanders and the Colorado Avalanche.