NHL Rumors: St. Louis Blues, Ryan Strome

Sunday, September 29, 2019 10

The St. Louis Blues will have to make some moves St. Louis Post-Dispatch: With the addition of Justin Faulk, the St. Louis Blues currently have $65.6 million committed to the salary cap for the 2020-21 season, with 16 players under contract. Let’s say the salary cap goes up to $85 million for next season. (It’s […]

NHL Rumors: Mikko Rantanen, Jake Allen

Saturday, September 21, 2019 5

Mikko Rantanen and Colorado not close on contract agreement The Athletic: Pierre LeBrun reported that the Colorado Avalanche offered Mikko Rantanen a six to eight-year contract worth between $8.4 million and $8.75 million that was turned down. Rumors are Rantanen wants a deal comparable to the one Mitch Marner received from the Toronto Maple Leafs. […]

NHL Trade Rumors May 17, 2018

Thursday, May 17, 2018 10

Edmonton Oilers looking to trade for a defenceman Edmonton Journal: TSN’s Ryan Rishaug reports the Edmonton Oilers could be “big-game hunting” for a defenseman this summer. He noted the Oilers first-round pick (10th overall) in this year’s draft could be in play. Rishaug suggests Arizona’s Oliver Ekman-Larsson, Minnesota’s Matt Dumba and Buffalo’s Risto Ristolainen as trade options. Rishaug […]

NHL Trade Rumors – May 7, 2018

Monday, May 07, 2018 12

Will the Montreal Canadiens trade Max Pacioretty TSN: Bob McKenzie thinks the Montreal Canadiens will revisit their efforts to potentially trade captain Max Pacioretty, who was the subject of considerable speculation leading up to the Feb. 26 trade deadline. He feels they could attempt to move him at the 2018 NHL Draft. McKenzie doesn’t see […]

NHL Rumors: Kevin Shattenkirk, Shane Doan, Cory Schneider

Thursday, January 19, 2017 12

Will the St. Louis Blues trade Kevin Shattenkirk? Sportsnet: Elliotte Friedman suggests if it makes sense for the St. Louis Blues to trade defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk to free up salary-cap space to do something else. Friedman believes the Montreal Canadiens and Toronto Maple Leafs could benefit from a short-term burst from acquiring Shattenkirk. While the […]

Brian Elliott signs 3-year extension

Tuesday, May 20, 2014 8

Goalie Brian Elliott has signed a three-year contract extension with the St. Louis Blues. General manager Doug Armstrong said the team took a calculated risk acquiring Ryan Miller from Buffalo, hoping he could lead the franchise to its first Stanley Cup. But the Blues were eliminated in the first round of the playoffs. Armstrong said […]