Will the Washington Capitals make a trade for a goalie?

Friday, December 18, 2020 31

With Henrik Lundqvist announcing he will miss the upcoming season with a heart condition that leaves the Washington Capitals without a veteran goalie to help along Ilya Samsonov. The free-agent pool is largely picked through, though there are still some veterans out there if experience is desired. Trading for a proven replacement will be difficult […]

NHL Rumors: Flames, Panthers

Friday, February 15, 2019 21

Will the Calgary Flames trade for a goalie? TSN: Bob McKenzie reports Calgary Flames goaltender David Rittich has not been on top of his game lately so that’s sparked lots of questions about whether the Calgary Flames need to go out before the 2019 NHL trade deadline and make an acquisition. Do they go get a rental […]

NHL Trade Rumors January 5, 2019

Saturday, January 05, 2019 34

Boston Bruins interested in Brayden Schenn CLS Media: Jimmy Murphy reports the Boston Bruins are talking with the St. Louis Blues about a trade for Brayden Schenn. The Blues are shopping Vladimir Tarasenko but the Bruins have more interest in Schenn because of a cheaper price, with a cheaper cap hit and less term and […]

NHL Trade Rumors November 19, 2018

Monday, November 19, 2018 19

Will the Calgary Flames trade for a goalie Sportsnet: Is it time for the Calgary Flames to make a trade to upgrade the goalie position? The problem is that the NHL’s goalie landscape is very thin on these kinds of options.  5 goalie targets for the Flames are: Columbus Blue Jackets Sergei Bobrovsky, but would he […]

NHL Trade Rumors October 18, 2018

Thursday, October 18, 2018 23

Will the Toronto Maple Leafs sign or trade William Nylander? Toronto Sun: Maybe the headline should read, with the Leafs sign and trade William Nylander? With the Dec. 1 deadline to sign a deal looming, when Nylander would be ineligible for NHL play this season. Lance Hornby reports there has been intensifying concern on the […]

NHL Trade Rumors August 18, 2018

Saturday, August 18, 2018 16

Ottawa Senators not in a rush to trade Erik Karlsson Ottawa Sun: The Ottawa Senators are playing a waiting game with Erik Karlsson. Bruce Garrioch reports it doesn’t appear at the moment that any trade involving the club’s captain is imminent, and the organization is quite willing to be patient before determining the future of the […]

May 12: This Day in NHL History

Friday, May 12, 2017 14

THIS DATE IN NHL HISTORY: May 12 1981: Bryan Trottier and Anders Kallur score shorthanded goals 47 seconds apart to spark the New York Islanders to a 6-3 victory against the Minnesota North Stars in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final at Nassau Coliseum. Trottier beats Gilles Meloche at 14:38, then sets up Kallur’s […]

May 4: This Day in NHL Hockey History

Thursday, May 04, 2017 16

THIS DATE IN NHL HISTORY: May 4 1969: The Montreal Canadiens complete their second straight sweep in the Stanley Cup Final by defeating the St. Louis Blues 2-1 in Game 4 at St. Louis Arena. Ted Harris and John Ferguson score in the first 3:03 of the third period, and goalie Rogie Vachon makes 32 […]

NHL Rumors: Jimmy Howard, Ryan Murphy, LA Kings

Wednesday, November 02, 2016 18

Will the Detroit Red Wings trade Jimmy Howard? ESPN: Jimmy Howard has played well for the Detroit Red Wings, but GM Ken Holland would still like to move him. Should Howard continue playing well, he could be enticing for teams in desperate need of goaltending help. His $5.2-million annual salary-cap hit and modified no-trade clause, […]

NHL Rumors: Lightning, Jimmy Howard, Mike Richards

Tuesday, September 06, 2016 11

Tampa Bay Lightning looking to free up cap space thru trade Tampa Bay Times: GM Steve Yzerman would like to get forward Nikita Kucherov signed. In order to do that, Yzerman needs to free up cap space. The Lighting can free up some cap space by making a trade, “whether that’s goalie Ben Bishop ($5.95 […]

NHL Rumors: Evander Kane, Jimmy Howard, Ben Bishop

Wednesday, July 27, 2016 12

Will the Vancouver Canucks make a trade for Evander Kane? Vancouver Sun: If the Buffalo Sabres sign forward Jimmy Vessey the Buffalo Sabres will look to trade troubled forward Evander Kane. The Vancouver Canucks have interest in Kane. The Sabres need depth on defense and could have interest in Canucks blueliner Luca Sbisa. Detroit Red […]

NHL Rumors: Bishop, Howard, Flyers

Friday, June 17, 2016 10

Will the Tampa Bay Lightning trade Ben Bishop? Tampa Bay Times: The time could be now for the Lightning to trade goaltender Ben Bishop. Tom Jones suggests Bishop’s frequent injuries, salary ($6 million next season, perhaps more after that as a UFA), the presence of promising Andrei Vasilevskiy and the possibility of losing Bishop to […]