NHL Trade Rumors June 23, 2018

Saturday, June 23, 2018 15

Where will John Tavares go? THE ATHLETIC: Arthur Staple reports the Toronto Maple Leafs, San Jose Sharks and Dallas Stars could be among three teams assured of meetings with John Tavares if he opts to go through the interview process. The Tampa Bay Lightning and Los Angeles Kings (“the latter a long-desired destination of Tavares […]

November 13: This Day in NHL History

Monday, November 13, 2017 13

November 13 NHL History 1934: Ralph Bowman scores the first penalty shot goal in NHL history. It’s the only goal for the St. Louis Eagles in a 2-1 loss to the Montreal Maroons. The goal is Bowman’s first in the NHL and comes on the second penalty shot attempt in League history. 1955: Hall, a rookie goalie with the […]

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 […]

NHL Rumors: Ben Bishop, Calgary Flames, New York Islanders

Sunday, January 15, 2017 13

Will the Dallas Stars trade for Ben Bishop? Ottawa Sun: Bruce Garrioch reports the Dallas Stars contacted the Tampa Bay Lightning regarding goaltender Ben Bishop. If the Lightning trade him, general manager Steve Yzerman could seek “a host of assets.” The Lightning would probably have to accept Kari Lehtonen or Antti Niemi as part of […]

NHL Injuries: Price, Yakupov, Lehtonen

Friday, November 27, 2015 11

Carey Price expected to be out a week with knee injury Montreal Canadiens goaltender Carey Price is expected to be out at least a week after aggravating the lower-body injury that caused him to miss nine games earlier in the season. Hopefully it is not a MCL/ACL injury? Nail Yakupov to miss 2 – 4 […]

2015 NHL off season trade bait list

Thursday, June 25, 2015 13

Here is a list of players that could be traded at the 2015 NHL Draft or in the off season. Player Team Pos Age Yrs AAV Eric Staal CAR C 30 1 $8.25M Phil Kessel TOR RW 27 7 $8.0M Rick Nash NYR LW 31 3 $7.8M Dion Phaneuf TOR D 30 6 $7.0M Mike […]

10 NHL players who could be traded this offseason

Wednesday, June 17, 2015 6

USA Today: Kevin Allen has compiled a list of 10 players he thinks could be traded this off season. A lot of trades could happen at the upcoming 2015 NHL draft. RW Phil Kessel, Toronto Maple Leafs: Kessel has a limited no-trade clause, but that won’t be an impediment to moving him. Toronto is not a […]

NHL Rumors: Lehtonen, Emelin, Lupul

Tuesday, June 09, 2015 23

The Hockey News: RDS.ca’s Francois Gagnon suggests several clubs could have interest in Montreal Canadiens defenseman Alexei Emelin ($4.1-million cap hit). This isn’t the first time he’s been mentioned as a trade candidate, as his name surfaced in the rumor mill leading up to the NHL trade deadline. Edmonton Journal: David Staples is reporting the […]

NHL Rumors Skinner, Lehtonen, Oilers

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 9

The Fourth Period: According to the Raleigh News & Observer, it’s possible the Carolina Hurricanes look to trade one of their more marketable players this off-season in Jeff Skinner. Skinner has four-years left on his contract that pays him $6 million annually, though his salary cap hit is $5.25 million. He doesn’t own a no-trade clause […]