February 13: This Day in NHL History

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Feb. 13 NHL History 1944: Toronto’s Babe Pratt sets the NHL single-season scoring record for defensemen with an assist in a 6-3 victory against the New York Rangers at Madison Square Garden. It’s his 45th point, one more than the mark of 44 set by Flash Hollett in 1942-43. 1966: Longtime Detroit Red Wings linemates Gordie Howe and Alex Delvecchio reach milestones in a […]

February 3: This Day in NHL History

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THIS DATE IN HISTORY: Feb. 3 1944: Syd Howe scores six goals in the Detroit Red Wings’ 12-2 victory against the New York Rangers at Olympia Stadium. Howe gets two in each period. Linemate Don Grosso assists on five of the six goals. “I had a good chance to break the all-time record but I couldn’t do it,” […]

NHL Rumors: Tampa Bay Lightning, Jordan Eberle, Buffalo Sabres

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The Tampa Bay Lightning could move Brian Boyle & Tyler Johnson Tampa Bay Times: Now that Ben Bishop has been traded. GM Steve Yzerman could look to trade a few other assets. Edmonton, Toronto and Columbus could be landing spots for checking-line center Brian Boyle. Nashville, St. Louis, New Jersey and the Islanders could use […]

NHL Rumors: Toronto Maple Leafs, Kevin Shattenkirk, Brian Gionta

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Toronto Maple Leafs looking at Red Wings’ Riley Sheahan, Brendan Smith Sportsnet: Nick Kypreos is reporting Riley Sheahan has drawn some interest from the Toronto Maple Leafs. If the Leafs want Sheahan that could cost the Leafs as much as a first-rounder. The Leafs are also interested in Red Wings defenceman Brendan Smith, who’ll be […]

NHL Rumors: Marc-Andre Fleury, Kevin Shattenkirk, Buffalo Sabres

Saturday, February 04, 2017 15

Can the Pittsburgh Penguins trade Marc-Andre Fleury? Triblive.com: Jonathan Bombulie reports Pittsburgh Penguins GM Jim Rutherford prefers to retain Marc-Andre Fleury as goaltending insurance over the remainder of the season and into the playoffs, But with Fleury now relegated to backup status, Rutherford said he’ll listen if the veteran netminder asks to be dealt. Bombulie […]

Top 20 NHL Trade Bait List for 2016-2017

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Here is a list of the top 20 players that could be traded at the NHL Deadline. Colorado Avalanche forward Matt Duchene leads the list of top players to be traded. It will be interesting to see if the Edmonton Oilers trade Jordan Eberle or if the St. Louis Blues trade Kevin Shattenkirk considering they […]

NHL News: Bruins, Blackhawks, Canadiens

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Darren Dreger: The Chicago Blackhawks will bring free-agent forward and former Boston Bruin Daniel Paille to camp on a professional tryout. Paille spent the last six seasons with the Bruins and registered six goals and 13 points over 71 games last season. The Score: Boston Bruins general manager Don Sweeney had shown interest in signing […]

What will the Habs this offseason?

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The Montreal Canadiens will have some big decisions to make this offseason. At the top of the list will be whether to sign soon-to-be RFA defenceman P.K. Subban to a long term deal. Rumors are Subban’s agent will be asking for a 8-year term at $8.5 million/year. Montreal’s other RFA’s include Lars Eller, Dale Weise […]