July 4: This Day in NHL History

Tuesday, July 04, 2017 6

July 4 NHL History 1994: In a trade involving two defensemen and future members of the Hockey Hall of Fame, the St. Louis Blues acquire Al MacInnis from the Calgary Flames for Phil Housley. MacInnis plays with the Blues until retiring after the 2003-04 season; Housley spends less than two full seasons in Calgary before […]

NHL Rumors: Malkin, Fleury, Eriksson

Wednesday, June 22, 2016 19

Blackhawks looking to trade for Evgeni Malkin Yahoo Sports: The trade rumors going around is the Chicago Blackhawks are seriously kicking tires on Evgeni Malkin. It will be interesting to see how they create cap space to make a trade for Malkin. The only way the Blackhawks could make a trade is if they traded […]

Top 30 NHL free agent list Summer 2016

Friday, May 20, 2016 20

Steven Stamkos, 26, is set to be the youngest superstar free agent in NHL history. Teams will line up to sign a player of his magnitude. NHL trade rumors still have Stamkos signing with the Toronto Maple Leafs this off-season as they have the cap space to fit his salary of $10-11 million/year. Top 30 […]

NHL Rumors: Hamonic, Oilers, Canucks

Tuesday, May 10, 2016 21

Travis Hamonic no longer wants to be traded TSN.ca: New York Islanders defenceman Travis Hamonic has rescinded his trade request. Hamonic was believed to have wanted a move to the Winnipeg Jets, Edmonton Oilers or Calgary Flames. Edmonton Oilers getting calls for 4th overall pick The Fourth Period: Edmonton Oilers GM Peter Chiarelli admitted that teams have inquired […]

NHL Rumors: Drouin, Eriksson, Hamhuis

Tuesday, March 01, 2016 14

Jonathan Drouin can still be traded Sportsnet: Just because the NHL Trade Deadline has passed doesn’t restrict Jonathan Drouin from being dealt during what’s left of the 2015-16 campaign, and it may actually land GM Steve Yzerman a better haul if he’s negotiating with a non-playoff-bound rival. If players acquired in post-deadline trades they are […]

NHL Rumors: Ladd, Eriksson, Blue Jackets

Tuesday, February 16, 2016 17

Which team will trade for Andrew Ladd? The Toronto Sun: Now that GM Steve Yzerman has stated that Steven Stamkos will not be traded at the NHL trade deadline, Winnipeg Jets winger Andrew Ladd is the biggest name available at the deadline. Ladd has been linked to the Pittsburgh Penguins, Florida Panthers and Chicago Blackhawks. […]

NHL Trade Deadline 2016 Top 10 List

Wednesday, February 03, 2016 11

Top 10 list of players that could be traded at the NHL Trade Deadline 2016. If unrestricted free agent Dustin Byfuglien makes it to NHL Trade Deadline Day on Feb. 29, 2016 unsigned by the Winnipeg Jets, he is the No. 1 ranked player available.   Player Pos Age Cap Hit GP P Past 2015-16 […]

NHL Rumors: Shattenkirk, Eriksson, McGinn

Friday, January 29, 2016 7

Will the New York Rangers make a trade for Kevin Shattenkirk? TSN: The New York Rangers are looking for some defensive help. It’s believed Kevin Shattenkirk would like to play for the Rangers and would strengthen the team’s defence. Shattenkirk would likely cost the Rangers either Rick Nash or Chris Kreider. The Rangers are also […]

NHL Trade Rumors: Predators, Drouin, Marleau

Wednesday, January 20, 2016 16

Nashville Predators seeking another scoring forward TSN Radio 1050: Darren Dreger was on the Mike Richards show and he thinks Nashville Predators GM David Poile will make another big move by the nhl trade deadline. The Predators still cannot score and they will be looking for another top-tier forward. Rumors are going around that they […]

NHL Rumors: Bruins, Oilers, Jets

Monday, November 30, 2015 11

Are the Boston Bruins looking to trade Loui Eriksson? Boston Globe: The asking price for Loui Eriksson will be comparable to what the Arizona Coyotes received from the Chicago Blackhawks (first-round pick and a prospect) for center Antoine Vermette last season. The Bruins would like to get a young defenceman to replace Dougie Hamilton. The Nashville […]

NHL Rumors: Flames, Bruins, Leafs

Monday, October 26, 2015 11

Sportsnet: The Calgary Flames are looking to make a trade for a top-six forward. The Flames are shopping Kris Russell that could fetch that return for sure. The Chicago Blackhawks are sniffing around for a defenseman but can’t afford to fit Russell’s salary on their tight payroll. The Blackhawks are still trying to move disappointing […]

NHL Rumors: Blues, Bruins, Blackhawks

Thursday, May 28, 2015 17

STLToday: The St. Louis Blues have to re-sign Vladimir Tarasenko this summer and he will be looking at a $7 million / year contract. The Blues are already tight against the cap, to free up cap space the Blues will be looking to either trade defenseman Jay Bouwmeester or forward T.J. Oshie. St. Louis will also look at […]