Seattle Kraken expansion draft roster

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What will the Seattle Kraken expansion draft roster look like? Kraken GM Ron Francis wants to borrow from what George McPhee did for the Vegas Golden Knights in 2017, Francis will target plenty of 2022 UFAs who can be flipped as rentals; avoid signing many if any 2021 UFAs, and seek trades for bad contracts […]

NHL Trade Rumors October 22, 2018

Monday, October 22, 2018 21

Are the Toronto Maple Leafs interested in Kevin Shattenkirk? TSN Radio: Darren Dreger was on the radio and discussing Toronto Maple Leafs GM Kyle Dubus scouting the New York Rangers game against the Calgary Flames. The Rangers were also scouting the Leafs earlier in the week.  Dreger simply speculates that the Leafs could have interest […]

January 30: This Day in NHL History

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Jan. 30 NHL History 1926: Alex Connell of the Ottawa Senators becomes the first goaltender in NHL history to have 10 shutouts in one season. He reaches the milestone with a 1-0 victory against the New York Americans at Madison Square Garden. 1937: Nels Stewart of the Americans becomes the NHL all-time goal-scoring leader. Stewart scores his 272nd NHL […]

Will the New York Rangers make a trade for Joe Thornton?

Tuesday, October 10, 2017 25

New York Rangers GM Jeff Gorton will be hunting for an upper-echelon veteran rental center as the season evolves. The New York Post has learned the Rangers and Joe Thornton had several productive conversations during Thornton’s free-agency period last summer that extended into midday of July 1. They ended almost at the same time Kevin […]

NHL Trade Rumors: Matt Duchene, New York Rangers, Carolina Hurricanes

Monday, July 03, 2017 21

Will Columbus make a trade for Matt Duchene? Columbus Dispatch: Aaron Portzline reports the Columbus Blue Jackets were trying to swing a trade to acquire center Matt Duchene from the Colorado Avalanche. Discussions between Blue Jackets GM Jarmo Kekalainen and Avalanche GM Joe Sakic held lengthy trade discussions on Saturday. Jackets defenseman Ryan Murray was […]

NHL Trade Rumors June 30, 2017

Friday, June 30, 2017 23

Where will Kevin Shattenkirk sign? NJ.com: Chris Ryan speculates the New Jersey Devils could make the highest offer for UFA defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk. The Tampa Bay Lightning are also linked to Shattenkirk. The Toronto Maple Leafs, New York Rangers, Buffalo Sabres and the Vegas Golden Knights could also be among his suitors.  Bruins interested in […]

NHL Trade Rumors June 26, 2017

Monday, June 26, 2017 29

Joe Thornton to the New York Rangers? New York Post: Larry Brooks reports it’s unknown whether San Jose Sharks center Joe Thornton is willing to come to New York and reunite with buddy Rick Nash with the Rangers. It’s expected Rangers general manager Jeff Gorton could kick the tires on Thornton. Tampa Bay Lightning interested in Kevin […]

NHL Trade Rumors: May 30, 2017

Tuesday, May 30, 2017 27

The Avalanche are looking to trade Tyson Barrie The Fourth Period: Colorado Avalanche defenseman Tyson Barrie appears available on the trade market, providing the Avs receive the right deal for him. The Avs are expected to be fairly active this off-season, as they look to retool their roster fort he 2017-18 campaign. Barrie, who has a salary […]

NHL Trade Rumors: Marc-Andre Fleury, Kevin Shattenkirk, Buffalo Sabres

Thursday, May 04, 2017 14

Will the Pittsburgh Penguins trade Marc-Andre Fleury? NBC Sports: Jason Brough speculates the improved playoff performance of Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury could improve his trade value in the offseason. He suggests the Calgary Flames and Dallas Stars could suitors and even suggests the Philadelphia Flyers as a possible destination in a three-way deal. What […]

What will the Toronto Maple Leafs do this summer?

Tuesday, April 25, 2017 28

What trades will the Toronto Maple Leafs do this off-season? They need to upgrade their defenceman, will they re-sign Brian Boyle? Go after Drew Doughty? Damion Cox of the Toronto Star reports the Toronto Maple Leafs should pursue Drew Doughty if the LA Kings make him available? Questionable and costly, although tempting if the opportunity comes along. […]

NHL Rumors: Toronto Maple Leafs, Kevin Shattenkirk, Brian Gionta

Sunday, February 26, 2017 20

Toronto Maple Leafs looking at Red Wings’ Riley Sheahan, Brendan Smith Sportsnet: Nick Kypreos is reporting Riley Sheahan has drawn some interest from the Toronto Maple Leafs. If the Leafs want Sheahan that could cost the Leafs as much as a first-rounder. The Leafs are also interested in Red Wings defenceman Brendan Smith, who’ll be […]

NHL Trade Rumors: Kevin Shattenkirk, Martin Hanzal, Jannick Hansen

Friday, February 24, 2017 23

Latest Kevin Shattenkirk trade rumors STLToday: Jeremy Rutherford reports the St. Louis Blues had a deal in place to move defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk six weeks ago. However, the blueliner spiked the deal, which would’ve given him a seven-year, $42-million contract extension. The Blues are now shopping Shattenkirk as a rental player. As a rental, the […]