June 11: This Day in NHL History

Monday, June 12, 2017 23

THIS DATE IN HISTORY: June 11 1969: The Chicago Blackhawks hit the jackpot at the annual intraleague draft when they claim rookie goalie Tony Esposito from the Montreal Canadiens. For their $25,000, the Blackhawks get a goaltender who wins the Calder and Vezina trophies in his first NHL season and wins 418 games for Chicago, earning […]

NHL Rumors: Montreal Canadiens, Kevin Shattenkirk, Edmonton Oilers

Monday, February 06, 2017 20

Montreal Canadiens likely to trade for Martin Hanzal instead of Matt Duchene Montreal Gazette: Jack Todd of the Montreal Gazette writes the Montreal Canadiens biggest need is at centre, where their depth has been tested this season. While the dream addition for Canadiens fans would be Matt Duchene, Todd believes the likely price of Nathan […]

Philly seeking left winger

Tuesday, June 24, 2014 10

Philadelphia Flyers GM Ron Hextall may now be looking for a left winger for their top line. If he can find some cap space he will target one of the following free agents: Matt Moulson, Mike Cammalleri, Benoit Pouliot and Mason Raymond. Hextall would like to trade Vincent Lecavalier and get the cap space he […]