NHL Trade Rumors June 23, 2018

Saturday, June 23, 2018 65

Where will John Tavares go? THE ATHLETIC: Arthur Staple reports the Toronto Maple Leafs, San Jose Sharks and Dallas Stars could be among three teams assured of meetings with John Tavares if he opts to go through the interview process. The Tampa Bay Lightning and Los Angeles Kings (“the latter a long-desired destination of Tavares […]

January 30: This Day in NHL History

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 119

Jan. 30 NHL History 1926: Alex Connell of the Ottawa Senators becomes the first goaltender in NHL history to have 10 shutouts in one season. He reaches the milestone with a 1-0 victory against the New York Americans at Madison Square Garden. 1937: Nels Stewart of the Americans becomes the NHL all-time goal-scoring leader. Stewart scores his 272nd NHL […]

June 19: This Day in NHL History

Monday, June 19, 2017 58

THIS DATE IN HISTORY: June 19 1999: The Dallas Stars bring the Stanley Cup to Texas for the first time when they defeat the Buffalo Sabres 2-1 in triple overtime to win Game 6 of the Final at Marine Midland Arena. Brett Hull scores a controversial Cup-winning goal at 14:51 of the third overtime. His foot is […]

June 14: This Day in NHL History

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June 14 NHL History 1993: The Florida Panthers officially receive their membership in the NHL. The franchise is based in Miami. 1994: The NHL’s longest championship drought ends at 54 years when the New York Rangers hold off the Vancouver Canucks 3-2 in Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Final. The Rangers get the packed house at Madison Square […]

June 7: This Day in NHL History

Wednesday, June 07, 2017 22

June 7 NHL History 1976: Denis Potvin of the New York Islanders breaks Bobby Orr’s eight-year lock on the Norris Trophy when he’s named the NHL’s top defenseman for the 1975-76 season. Potvin’s teammate Bryan Trottier wins the Calder Trophy as the League’s top rookie. 1989: Wayne Gretzky becomes the first player in NHL history […]

May 8: This Day in NHL History

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THIS DATE IN NHL HISTORY: May 8 1970: Bobby Orr of the Boston Bruins wins the Hart Trophy as the NHL’s most valuable player, becoming the first defenseman to win the award since Babe Pratt in 1944. It’s the first of three consecutive MVP awards for Orr, who also wins the Norris Trophy as the […]

May 2: This Day in NHL Hockey History

Tuesday, May 02, 2017 91

THIS DATE IN NHL HISTORY: May 2 1967: The Toronto Maple Leafs become the first team with an average age of 30 or older to win the Stanley Cup when they defeat the Montreal Canadiens 3-1 at Maple Leaf Gardens in Game 6 of the Final. Ron Ellis and Jim Pappin score in the second […]

NHL Rumors: Canadiens, Leafs, Ducks, Devils

Monday, February 01, 2016 84

Are the Canadiens interested in James Reimer? TSN Radio: Bob McKenzie was on the radio and asked what he thinks about the Montreal Canadiens and will they make any trades? Are the Canadiens interested in Toronto Maple Leafs goalie James Reimer? McKenzie feels the Canadiens need a goalie soon if they want to make the […]

NHL Rumors: Blackhawks, Hurricanes, Senators

Saturday, January 02, 2016 28

The Blackhawks looking to add a defenceman Chicago Sun-Times: The Chicago Blackhawks will be looking to add a defenceman before the 2016 NHL Trade Deadline. GM Stan Bowman will likely target a pending UFA as a rental player. Hurricanes deciding what to do with Staal and Ward The Hockey News: Carolina Hurricanes GM Ron Francis […]

NHL Rumors: Franson, Ward, Gomez

Friday, August 28, 2015 52

The Score: The Buffalo Sabres have offered UFA d-man Cody Franson a 2-year contract. Franson,28, registered 36 points in 78 games split between the Toronto Maple Leafs and Nashville Predators last season. Buffalo has just over $12.5 million in cap space. Franson made $3.3 million in 2014-15. News & Observer: Cam Ward is hoping to […]

NHL Rumors: Setoguchi, 2016 Free agents

Thursday, August 13, 2015 86

The Hockey News: UFA winger Devin Setoguchi, 28, has signed the paperwork for what could be a tryout contract with the Toronto Maple Leafs. The deal has yet to be confirmed by the Leafs. Setoguchi, a one-time 30-goal man will likely be heading to Leafs Nation for a shot at making the team out of […]

NHL Rumors: Staal, Kessel, Jets

Thursday, June 25, 2015 54

The Fourth Period: The Carolina Hurricanes could make a number of significant roster changes this off-season, as GM Ron Francis appears open for business. It’s believed several teams have already approached Francis about Eric Staal and Cam Ward and price tag for getting a trade completed. The Hockey News: Is it possible Toronto Maple Leafs […]