September 9: This Day in NHL History

Saturday, September 09, 2017 39

September 9 NHL History 1960: The Hockey Hall of Fame announces its newest members: Buck Boucher, Sylvio Mantha and Jack Walker as players, and Charles Adams and Frank Selke as builders. 1982: The Washington Capitals, who have yet to qualify for the Stanley Cup Playoffs since entering the NHL in 1974, make a franchise-transforming trade with the […]

NHL Rumors: Ladd, Drouin, Senators

Thursday, February 25, 2016 72

Will Anaheim make a trade for Andrew Ladd? The Score: The Anaheim Ducks are looking for a big scoring winger to help out Corey Perry. Andrew Ladd could be the Ducks answer. Anaheim has ample cap room, a surplus of defensive prospects (or players as good as gold on the open market), and an obvious […]

Leafs trade Dion Phaneuf to the Senators

Tuesday, February 09, 2016 22

All season long GM Bryan Murray was trying to trade Colin Greening and Jared Cowen with no takers. The Toronto Maple Leafs wanted to free up cap space for the long-term. (Possible signing of Steven Stamkos this summer…) The Leafs have traded defenceman and captain Dion Phaneuf to the Ottawa Senators in a nine player […]

NHL Rumors: Johansen, Greening, Nikitin

Wednesday, November 25, 2015 37

Will the Blue Jackets trade Ryan Johansen? Darren Dreger is reporting teams are continuing to contact the Columbus Blue Jackets about center Ryan Johansen, one GM claims he is “softly in play.” Dreger claims Blue Jackets GM Jarmo Kekalainen isn’t actively shopping Johansen, but he’s asking them what’s their offer. If the right offer […]

NHL Rumors: Blackhawks, Senators, Semin

Monday, July 06, 2015 33

The Fourth Period: Chicago Blackhawks GM Stan Bowman is evaluating the trade market, looking to shed salary cap space by dangling a number of his players. Forwards Bryan Bickell, Patrick Sharp, Kris Versteeg, Jeremy Morin and Corey Tropp are among the players the Blackhawks are believed to be fielding offers for. The Florida Panthers and […]

Sabres, Senators, Philly rumors

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 31

The Fourth Period: Buffalo Sabres GM Tim Murray is open to trading his second first-round pick, which is the 21st selection in the NHL Draft. Murray is reportedly looking to move up in this year’s draft or to acquire a young prospect with the pick. The Toronto Sun: The Ottawa Senators would like to trade Craig Anderson […]

NHL Rumors: Philly, Wild, Senators

Friday, May 08, 2015 44 The Philadelphia Flyers would like to free up cap space. GM Ron Hextall will try to find trade suitors for defensemen Luke Schenn and Nicklas Grossmann, but doesn’t see any takers for blueliner Andy MacDonald’s hefty contract. The Fourth Period: Will the Minnesota Wild be able to resign goalie Devan Dubnyk? Dubnyk, 29, is set to […]

NHL Rumors: Sens, Leafs, Bruins

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 36

Ottawa Sun: GM Bryan Murray has suggested before the all-star break that he would consider trading alternate captains Chris Phillips and Chris Neil if the right deal presented itself and the Senators decides to be sellers at the NHL trade deadline. NICHOLS ON HOCKEY: Elliotte Friedman of Sportsnet believes the Anaheim Ducks are expected to […]

Rumors: Senators, Leafs, Avs, Oilers

Monday, January 19, 2015 23

TSN: Bryan Murray was on TSN’s 1200 radio station and address the Colin Greening trade rumors. He has talked with multiple teams about giving Greening a chance to play as there is not a spot on the Sens for him. Murray addressed the Craig Anderson trade rumors and does not believe he will trade him […]

Rumors: Senators, Wild, Rangers

Monday, January 12, 2015 50

Ottawa Sun: Ottawa Senators GM Bryan Murray is looking to make a trade for a top-6 forward. Murray is still trying to deal for somebody to give the Sens some offensive support so that some of the pressure can be taken off Bobby Ryan and Kyle Turris. Murray has made offers, he just can’t find […]

NHL Rumors: Sabres, Sens, Habs

Monday, October 06, 2014 27

Buffalo News: The Buffalo Sabres will have plenty of cap space next year and they could target Detroit Red Wings Henrik Zetterberg and San Jose Sharks Joe Thornton at the NHL trade deadline or free agency in the Summer of 2015. Ottawa Sun: Ottawa Senators GM Bryan Murray is working the phones to move a […]

NHL Trade Rumors: Sens, Blue Jackets, Wild

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 32

Michael Arace: Columbus Blue Jackets media day off to a rousing start. President John Davidson comes right out and announces what the team has offered hold out forward Ryan Johansen: $6M/2yrs, $32M/6 yrs, $46M/8 yrs. The Blue Jackets and Johansen are not in a good place right now. This could lead to Johansen demanding a […]