August 18: This Day in NHL History

Friday, August 18, 2017 21

August 18 NHL History 1986: The New York Rangers acquire forward Walt Poddubny from the Maple Leafs in a trade for forward Mike Allison. After scoring a total of 28 goals in his three previous seasons with Toronto, Poddubny has 40 goals and finishes with 87 points in his first season with the Rangers, then scores […]

NHL Rumors: Canucks, Penguins, Oilers

Wednesday, December 09, 2015 15

Will the Vancouver Canucks trade Radim Vrbata? TSN 1040: Bob Mckenzie was on Vancouver’s local radio station and was asked if the Vancouver Canucks should trade Radim Vrbata? McKenzie believes the team will hold onto him even though he will be a UFA at the end of the season. If the Canucks are out of […]

NHL Rumors: Oilers, Sharks, Penguins

Saturday, November 22, 2014 15

Edmonton Journal: Will the Edmonton Oilers make a trade for a #2 center? Does GM Craig MacTavish have to dangle David Perron, a greasy guy with hands who had 28 goals last year? Does he consider trading Jordan Eberle in a bigger package as some have suggested? The Hockey News: The Pittsburgh Penguins’ forward lines […]

Oilers looking to trade Ales Hemsky

Sunday, January 05, 2014 6

Ales Hemsky will be an unrestricted free agent at the end of the season and he will be traded to a team looking for a top-six winger. With Pascal Dupuis out with a torn anterior cruciate knee ligament, the Penguins might look at Hemsky but they also have their eye of Calgary forward Mike Cammalleri. […]

Penguins interested in Nazem Kadri?

Sunday, December 29, 2013 9

Larry Brooks of the New York Post is reporting that the Toronto Maple Leafs would “love to find a taker for Nazem Kadri.” With the season-ending injury to Pascal Dupuis, the Pittsburgh Penguins are looking for a scoring forward and they will contact the Leafs on the asking price for Kadri. Toronto would rather trade […]

Pascal Dupuis out with knee injury

Friday, December 27, 2013 6

Pascal Dupuis of the Pittsburgh Penguins could miss the rest of the season with a knee injury. Dan Bylsma said that Dupuis will have surgery “in a couple of weeks” to repair his anterior cruciate ligament. Bylsma says he has no timetable for Dupuis’ return and it’s “likely that it might” end his season. Dupuis […]