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: Rychel, Richards, Drouin

Tuesday, January 05, 2016 8

Leafs, Habs, Flames interested in Kerby Rychel TSN.ca: The Toronto Maple Leafs, Calgary Flames and Montreal Canadiens are among a number of teams interested in Columbus Blue Jackets forward Kerby Rychel. Rychel, the 19th-overall pick in the 2013 NHL Entry Draft, has reportedly been unhappy with his perceived lack of opportunity with the Blue Jackets […]

NHL Rumors: Oilers, Leafs, Richards

Thursday, December 31, 2015 22

Oilers will make a trade for a defenceman Edmonton Journal: The Edmonton Oilers will likely make a trade for a defenceman at some point this season. Jim Matheson is reporting the Oilers will trade center Ryan Nugent-Hopkins or maybe deal winger Jordan Eberle to the Anaheim Ducks for blueliner Sami Vatanen. The Oilers will remain […]

NHL Rumors: Oilers, Coyotes, Flames

Thursday, October 15, 2015 11

Edmonton Journal:  Former NHL GM Craig Button, now a hockey insider on TSN thinks it’s time to blow up the Edmonton Oilers.  Is it time for the Oilers to trade Nail Yakupov and Jordan Eberle? “The same group of guys has been instrumental in helping them be one of the worst teams in the league for the last […]

Where will Milan Lucic go next year?

Friday, September 04, 2015 14

The LA Kings are looking to make another run at the Stanley Cup this coming season. That is why they made the trade for Milan Lucic. If the Kings struggle this year, they will likely trade Lucic at the NHL Trade Deadline. If not, the Kings know, Lucic will be lost to free agency when […]

NHL Rumors: Okposo, Richards, Sharp

Sunday, June 21, 2015 10

The Score: The New York Islanders don’t hold a first-round pick in this year’s draft, so if they want one, they’ll have to make a move. There are rumors going around that the Islanders are willing to trade Kyle Okposo. “Kyle Okposo, who is entering the final season of a five-year, $14-million contract, could be […]

NHL Rumors: Nash, Coyotes, Richards

Wednesday, June 10, 2015 20

The Hockey News: As reported earlier by Larry Brooks of the New York Post, TSN’s Bob McKenzie thoughts on the New York Rangers exploring the possibility of trading Rick Nash. McKenzie notes the Rangers’ limited salary-cap space for 2015-16 and their need to re-sign restricted free agent center Derek Stepan and left winger Carl Hagelin. He notes […]

NHL Rumors: Flames, Leafs, Avalanche

Thursday, January 29, 2015 16

Calgary Sun:  The Calgary Flames spoke to the LA Kings about acquiring center Mike Richards prior to his demotion to the Kings AHL affiliate. The Flames are among the few NHL teams with sufficient cap space to absorb Richards’ $5.75 million annual cap hit through 2019-20, but only if the deal made sense on other levels. […]

NHL Trade Deadline Rumors Leafs Edition

Wednesday, January 28, 2015 14

Sportsnet: Elliotte Friedman believes a deal between the LA Kings and Toronto Maple Leafs involving Mike Richards and Dion Phaneuf was seriously discussed but the Kings refused to include Tanner Pearson or Tyler Toffoli in the deal. TSN: Darren Dreger is reporting that the Toronto Maple Leafs have not decided yet if they will be sellers […]

LA Kings place Mike Richards on Waivers

Monday, January 26, 2015 10

The Los Angeles Kings have placed centre Mike Richards on waivers. The 29-year-old Richards is on course for a career-worst offensive output with only five goals and 10 assists in 47 games this year for the defending Stanley Cup champions. Teams have 24 hours to place a claim on Richards, an Olympic gold medalist with Canada […]

Rumors: Richards, Stamkos, Leafs

Wednesday, January 14, 2015 13

The Hockey News: The LA Kings would like to trade forward Mike Richards. The Kings could be calling around the league to teams like the Toronto Maple Leafs and Winnipeg Jets to test Richards’ trade value, but also believes they’ll have to retain part of his salary in a deal. The issue with Richards is […]

Leaf Rumors – Yandle, Richards, O’Reilly

Monday, December 29, 2014 10

Spectors Hockey: The Edmonton Oilers, Detroit Red Wings, Los Angeles Kings and Toronto Maple Leafs have interest in Arizona Coyotes defenseman Keith Yandle. The Coyotes may have to take some salary back to make a trade happen. The Maple Leafs and Calgary Flames are interested in Los Angeles Kings center Mike Richards. Taking him on […]