Letang was to be traded. Ownership said no. Rutherford said, bye!

Saturday, January 30, 2021 51

With the surprising resignation of Pittsburgh Penguins GM Jim Rutherford, NHL trade rumors are starting to come out on why he decided to leave the Penguins. Rutherford is stated as saying he is not retiring and would like to be a GM of another team. Colin Dunlap of Pittsburgh sports radio has stated, “I am […]

NHL Rumors: Justin Schultz, Patrik Laine

Monday, August 19, 2019 29

What will the Winnipeg Jets do with Patrik Laine? Sportsnet: Contract talks between the Winnipeg Jets and Patrik Laine appear to have been nonexistent so far this offseason. We’re Laine’s comments to Chris Johnston an attempt to get talks going? It’s not known if Laine’s camp has spoken with other teams this offseason. Laine’s comments […]

NHL Trade Rumors June 21, 2018

Thursday, June 21, 2018 14

For all the latest NHL Trade Rumors click here.  Edmonton Oilers looking to trade Milan Lucic The Fourth Period: It seems as though Milan Lucic may be on his way out of Edmonton – if the Oilers have it their way. The Edmonton Oilers are trying and talking to teams about potentially taking another contract back […]

NHL Trade Rumors: Matt Duchene, Pittsburgh Penguins, Alex Kerfoot

Friday, August 18, 2017 15

Blue Jackets interested in Matt Duchene The Athletic: Aaron Portzline reports the Columbus Blue Jackets have an offer on the table for Matt Duchene, “one that almost certainly includes defenseman Ryan Murray.” However, GM Joe Sakic’s asking price remains very steep. Blue Jackets GM Jarmo Kekalainen wouldn’t directly address the Duchene rumors but said it’s never […]

Rumors: Canucks, Penguins, Oilers

Friday, January 16, 2015 9

tsn.ca: Pierre LeBrun claims the Vancouver Canucks seek a top-six forward sooner rather than later, and they’re not thinking playoff rental. NICHOLS ON HOCKEY: The Taylor Hall rumors are picking up again. TSN’s Bob McKenzie reports the Edmonton Oilers aren’t shopping Hall but he thinks they could entertain the notion, though such a move would […]

NHL News & Rumors – July 14, 2014

Monday, July 14, 2014 10

NorthJersey.com: Martin Brodeur, 42, remains intent on playing in the NHL in 2014-15 as he patiently waits to find a team that is the right fit for him. @PensReport: TVA Sports is reporting Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Kris Letang has been asked by GM Jim Rutherford to submit a 15 team no-trade list. @NHLBlackhawks: The Chicago […]

Leafs interested in Pens James Neal

Thursday, June 12, 2014 13

InsidePittsburghSports.com is reporting that the Toronto Maple Leafs have contacted new GM Jim Rutherford about a trade for James Neal. The Pens need to dump salary and Neal is one of the players Pittsburgh is trying to trade at the NHL Entry Draft. “Some people came after me today and there’s ideas out there,” said […]

Jim Rutherford – Penguins new GM

Friday, June 06, 2014 6

TSN Hockey Insider Bob McKenzie is reporting that Jim Rutherford is going to be announced as the new GM of the Pittsburgh Penguins. Rutherford is the former Carolina Hurricanes GM and he will take the role in Pittsburgh that became vacant after the dismissal of Ray Shero. NBC hockey analyst Pierre McGuire was also reportedly […]

Cam Ward being shopped

Thursday, January 16, 2014 7

Cam Ward is in play and GM Jim Rutherford has let teams know he is available. The Edmonton Oilers have inquired about him, even though they have made a trade for Ben Scrivens. If the St. Louis Blues feel they cannot get Ryan Miller they may target Cam Ward, The Winnipeg Jets are also interested […]

Mikael Backlund to Carolina rumors

Saturday, December 28, 2013 9

Calgary Flames center Mikael Backlund is being perused by the Carolina Hurricanes. Carolina general manager Jim Rutherford is reportedly negotiating with the Flames in regards to Backlund, a former first-round pick who’s never quite panned out in Calgary. Darren Dreger is reporting: Teams are calling about Mikael Backlund, no surprise there, specifically the Carolina Hurricanes. […]

Will Justin Peters be traded?

Tuesday, December 17, 2013 10

The Carolina Hurricanes have plenty of depth at the goalie position and now it appears they are looking to deal one of their net minders to get some help on the front line. Carolina General Manager Jim Rutherford is making calls to see if any teams are interested in goalie Justin Peters. The Edmonton Oilers […]