Montreal Canadiens should trade for a top-4 defenceman

Thursday, August 19, 2021 121

The Montreal Canadiens would like to add a top-four defenceman to the team and the only way they are going to find a replacement for Shea Weber is to trade for one. Mike Zeisberger of NHL.com reports Habs general manager Marc Bergevin said Weber’s career could be over, so finding a top four defenseman for […]

NHL Rumors: Hurricanes, Jeff Petry

Sunday, February 23, 2020 14

Will the Carolina Hurricanes make a trade for Tyson Barrie? TSN: Frank Saravelli reports the Carolina Hurricanes have been connected to a number of different options, from Sami Vatanen to Tyson Barrie and beyond. The complicating factor is the belief that owner Tom Dundon is not a fan of trading for rental players, which limits the field and raises […]

Will the Edmonton Oilers trade Ryan Nugent-Hopkins?

Monday, March 25, 2019 52

Edmonton Journal: The Edmonton Oilers have made some horrible mistakes in the past 3 years which include trading away d-men like Erik Gustafsson, Jeff Petry and Justin Schultz, fast and skilled forwards like Taylor Hall and Andrew Cogliano. Some of the same managers who had a hand in those moves are still employed by the […]

Jeff Petry signs 6-year contract with Montreal

Wednesday, June 03, 2015 44

The Montreal Canadiens have signed defenceman Jeff Petry on a six-year, $33 million contract. The average annual value of the deal is $5.5 million per season. “To re-sign (Petry) to a new contract was one of our main off-season priorities. Jeff showed a tremendous will to commit to the Canadiens and stay in Montreal,” said […]

NHL Rumors: Sharks, Habs, Babcock

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 27

The Hockey News: The San Jose Sharks are expected not to re-sign goalie Antti Niemi. New York Rangers goalie Cam Talbot could become the Sharks’ prime target, though the Rangers could seek a first-round pick in this year’s draft to replace the one they dealt away last year to Tampa Bay. Ottawa Senators goalie Robin […]

NHL Rumors: Lupul, Petry, Vermette

Friday, February 27, 2015 8

Joe Haggerty: One name I’ve heard pop up in last few days as RW trade possibility for the Boston Bruins? Toronto Maple Leafs Joffrey Lupul. Useful offensive player when he’s healthy. Chicago Sun-Times:  Chicago Blackhawks GM Stan Bowman claims he’s getting “pretty close” to making a trade for a short-term acquisition for sidelined winger Patrick Kane. Lazerus […]

NHL Rumors: Blues, Canadiens, Oilers

Wednesday, February 25, 2015 10

St. Louis Post-Dispatch: St. Louis Blues GM Doug Armstrong appears to be in the market for a defenseman. Options could include New Jersey’s Marek Zidlicky, Arizona’s Keith Yandle or Zbynek Michalek. Armstrong could also look to add depth at forward. Montreal Gazette: With the Montreal Canadiens recent acquisition of Devante Smith-Pelly from Anaheim that could be the only move the […]

NHL Rumors: Stewart, Penguins, Canadiens

Thursday, February 19, 2015 16

The Fourth Period: The Montreal Canadiens have been searching for a top-four defenseman for the last few weeks. The Habs have expressed interested in Andrej Sekera of the Carolina Hurricanes, Zbynek Michalek and Keith Yandle of the Arizona Coyotes, Jeff Petry of the Edmonton Oilers, and Braydon Coburn of the Philadelphia Flyers ESPN.com: Pierre LeBrun […]

Top 10 players to be traded at NHL deadline

Wednesday, February 11, 2015 9

Here are the top 10 names that are likely to be traded at the NHL Trade Deadline. Source: TSN.ca Player Pos. Age Cap Hit GP G P 1. Antoine Vermette (ARZ) C 32 $3.75M 55 12 34 2. Cody Franson (TOR) D 27 $3.3M 53 6 32 3. Daniel Winnik (TOR) LW 29 $1.3M 53 […]

NHL Rumors: Sabres, Rangers, Blues

Tuesday, February 10, 2015 13

TSN.ca: Bob McKenzie is reporting that the Buffalo Sabres are aggressively going after disgruntled forward Evander Kane. Even though Kane is injured a lot of teams are thinking if they do not make a move now, someone else will. Pierre LeBrun is reporting the New York Rangers are seeking a back-up goalie with Henrik Lundqvist […]

NHL Rumors: Flames, Red Wings, Avs

Thursday, February 05, 2015 14

The Fourth Period: The Calgary Flames are looking for some scoring depth and it is believed the Flames are eyeing Toronto Maple Leafs forwards Mike Santorelli and Daniel Winnik, as well as Buffalo Sabres left wing Drew Stafford and Carolina Hurricanes winger Jiri Tlusty. The Hockey News: The Detroit Red Wings desperately want to add depth […]

Rumors: Oilers, Leafs, Hurricanes

Tuesday, January 13, 2015 20

Edmonton Journal: Jeff Petry is in the prime of his career, but he’s due to become an unrestricted free agent following this season and the Edmonton Oilers are looking to trade him. The Detroit Red Wings and Pittsburgh Penguins have interest in Petry. The Oilers would like a draft pick and a prospect for Petry. […]