March 5 This Day is NHL Hockey History

Sunday, March 05, 2017 17

1967 – Montreal Canadiens’ rookie goaltender Rogie Vachon recorded the first shutout of his NHL career. Montreal beat the New York Rangers 2-0 at Madison Square Garden. 1984 – Pittsburgh traded former Norris Trophy winner Randy Carlyle to Winnipeg for first round choice (Doug Bodger) in 1984 Entry Draft and future considerations (Moe Mantha). 1988 […]

NHL Rumors: Leafs, Islanders, Ottawa

Thursday, February 11, 2016 18

Who will be traded next for the Toronto Maple Leafs? The Globe and Mail: What other possible trade deadline moves could the Toronto Maple Leafs make? Pending free agents like goaltender James Reimer and winger P-A Parenteau could perhaps fetch second-round picks or solid prospects. Defenseman Roman Polak could fetch a third-round pick, the other […]

Latest Toronto Maple Leafs Rumors

Monday, January 25, 2016 27

Latest Toronto Maple Leaf Rumors Sportsnet: The following Leafs are likely to be traded at the NHL Trade Deadline, here is what they could fetch as speculated by Jonathan Willis. Winger P-A Parenteau could fetch a second-round pick Goaltender James Reimer a third-round pick, “possibly a little more” Forward Shawn Matthias a third-rounder Defenseman Roman […]

NHL Rumors: Canucks, Blue Jackets, Leafs

Wednesday, January 06, 2016 22

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 […]

Top available remaining NHL Free Agents

Tuesday, August 18, 2015 24

What NHL free agents are left? There are few. The market still has several unrestricted free agents who could make a difference with a new team. Here is a list of some of the best available. Forwards: SCOTTIE UPSHALL, FLORIDA PANTHERS – Previous Cap Hit: $3.5 million JIRI TLUSTY, WINNIPEG JETS – Previous Cap Hit: […]

NHL Rumors: Panthers, Rangers, Red Wings

Thursday, December 04, 2014 25

The Hockey News: The Florida Panthers want to ship out some veteran forwards to make room for younger players. Teams have interest in right winger Brad Boyes. Boyes could be a good fit with the Pittsburgh Penguins, who’ve been in market for a scoring winger since October. Detroit Red Wings blueliner Jakub Kindl is on […]

Devils seeking a top-6 forward

Sunday, January 12, 2014 15

Many people thought the New Jersey Devils would be near the bottom of the standings this season. Rumors earlier this year had the Devils shopping Jaromir Jagr. Instead they are fighting for a playoff spot and are seeking top-6 forwards to help with their playoff push. Forwards the Devils have been scouting are: Paul Stastny, […]

Viola Promises Busy Summer for Panthers

Wednesday, December 18, 2013 12

New Florida Panthers owner, Vinnie Viola, has promised that he will be looking to bring a host of new players to the club during next summer’s free agency period. Because of the uncertainly surrounding the ownership of the Panthers at the time, Florida had a quiet off-season this year. When Viola’s purchase was finalised less […]