NHL News: Tinordi, Ruutu, Liles

Wednesday, March 09, 2016 23

Jared Tinordi has been suspended 20 games TSN.ca: Arizona Coyotes defenceman Jared Tinordi has been suspended 20 games without pay for violating NHL’s drug policy. Tinordi took full responsibility for failing the drug test. Tinordi is the fifth player suspended under the NHL/NHLPA policy, and second this season after Anaheim forward Shawn Horcoff. Tuomo Ruutu […]

NHL Rumors: Blackhawks, Hurricanes, Kings

Monday, December 08, 2014 11

The Fourth Period: Chicago Blackhawks forward Jeremy Morin has requested to be traded. Morin is unhappy with his situation with the Blackhawks and has asked to be traded if things don’t change. Morin is in the first-year of a two-year, $1.6 million contract. Carolina Hurricanes: Hurricanes GM Ron Francis is looking to make some roster […]

Tim Gleason going to the Leafs?

Monday, December 30, 2013 9

There is a lot of trade activity brewing around the Carolina Hurricanes. It will be an interesting few days. The Hurricanes have already traded Kevin Westgarth to Calgary for Greg Nemisz. Rumors are now the Hurricanes are looking to trade defenceman Tim Gleason to the Toronto Maple Leafs for John-Michael Liles. Tim Gleason Trade Rumors

Wings looking for top-end defenseman

Monday, December 23, 2013 14

The Detroit Red Wings have been looking to bring in a top-end defenseman. They have contacted the Vancouver Canucks about the availability of Alex Edler, but the Canucks are unlikely to trade him. The Wings could pursue Buffalo Sabres d-man Christian Erhoff. If they cannot land a top d-man they might target John-Michael Liles. Red […]

Will Tim Gleason be traded?

Tuesday, December 03, 2013 7

It is sounding like a trade could go down when Carolina Hurricanes defenseman Tim Gleason returns to the lineup from injury. He would have to OK the move. The Toronto Maple Leafs have been linked to Gleason. The Hurricanes really like John-Michael Liles. Tim Gleason Trade Rumors

Nonis getting calls for Jake Gardiner

Monday, December 02, 2013 6

Jake Gardiner trade rumors are heating up. TSN’s Darren Dreger is reporting that three teams have contacted the Toronto Maple Leafs about the availability of Gardiner. Teams that have contacted Leafs GM Dave Nonis are the Carolina Hurricanes, New York Islanders and Calgary Flames. Nonis would like to package Gardiner with Liles. Jake Gardiner trade […]

John-Michael Liles Rumors

Tuesday, October 22, 2013 9

The Toronto Maple Leafs are actively shopping John-Michael Liles and they are willing to retain a significant portion of Liles’s salary for the remainder of his contract to encourage a trade. Liles, currently with the AHL’s Toronto Marlies, carries a $3.875 million cap hit through 2015-2016. He has a modified no-trade clause, which includes a […]

Avalanche looking to make a trade

Wednesday, October 02, 2013 8

There are trade rumors floating around that the Colorado Avalanche are looking for a defenseman. The Avalanche have had talked with the Philadelphia Flyers and Toronto Maple Leafs. The Leafs are looking to trade John-Michael Liles and the Flyers have a few defenceman they would like to move to free up cap space. The Avalanche […]

Leafs looking to trade John-Michael Liles

Monday, September 16, 2013 6

The Toronto Maple Leafs have let teams know that defenceman John-Michael Liles is available for a trade. Liles, 32, had 11 points in 32 games last year. Liles is the odd man out in Toronto and they would love to trade him to free up some salary cap space. Liles current cap hit is $3,875,000/year […]

Will John-Michael Liles be traded?

Wednesday, July 31, 2013 10

The non-compliance buyout period is August 2nd to 4th. There will be a 48 hour span where the Toronto Maple Leafs could buyout John-Michael Liles if they wish. The Leafs first option is to trade Liles, if there is no takers, they will likely buy him out. If the Leafs bought out Liles, he would […]