Rick Nash announces his retirement

Friday, January 11, 2019 11

After 15 NHL seasons, Rick Nash has announced his retirement. Nash, 34, announced his decision in a statement on Friday morning through his agent Joe Resnick.  “Due to unresolved issues/symptoms from the concussions sustained last March, Rick Nash will be forced to retire from the game of hockey,” the statement read. “Under the advice of his medical team, the […]

NHL Trade Rumors – February 14, 2018

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 32

Toronto Maple Leafs looking for a 4th line center TSN 1050: Hockey analyst Bob McKenzie was on the radio and was asked, what will the Toronto Maple Leafs do at the 2018 NHL trade deadline? McKenzie feels GM Lou Lamoriello will look for a 4th line center, someone like a Brian Boyle type of player […]

NHL Trade Rumors – January 11, 2018

Thursday, January 11, 2018 9

Will the Montreal Canadiens trade Tomas Plekanec? The Fourth Period: There have been plenty of trade rumors of the Montreal Canadiens trading Max Pacioretty. That will likely not happen until the off-season. One player the Habs are debating moving is veteran centre Tomas Plekanec, who is in the final year of his contract and can become […]

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

Tuesday, October 10, 2017 37

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 June 26, 2017

Monday, June 26, 2017 39

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 […]

New York Rangers looking to trade for a defenceman

Monday, August 29, 2016 13

Will the New York Rangers trade Rick Nash for a defenceman? NBC Sports: Trade rumors are still going around about the New York Rangers trading forward Rick Nash for a defenceman. Rumors continue to link the Rangers to St. Louis Blues defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk, possibly involving winger Rick Nash. Cam Fowler is frequently mentioned as […]

NHL Rumors: Tarasenko, Nash, Oilers

Wednesday, May 25, 2016 32

Will the St. Louis Blues trade Vladimir Tarasenko? Sportsnet 960: Elliotte Friedman is reporting there’s quietly been some rumblings that the St. Louis Blues aren’t satisfied with Vladimir Tarasenko. Tarasenko had reduced ice time in the playoffs and a decline in his scoring. Friedman wonders if they’ll re-examine his place with the club after this season. Latest Edmonton […]

NHL Rumors: Habs, Blackhawks, Rangers

Wednesday, April 27, 2016 25

What free agents will the Montreal Canadiens target? Sportsnet: Eric Engels is reporting that the Montreal Canadiens will make a strong pitch for Steven Stamkos. Engels considers New York Islanders forward Kyle Okposo the top pick to address their lack of depth at right wing, with David Perron, Troy Brouwer, Jiri Hudler providing value as low-cost options. What […]

NHL Rumors: Shattenkirk, Eriksson, McGinn

Friday, January 29, 2016 12

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 Rumors: Seabrook, Stepan, Blues

Thursday, July 09, 2015 23

Edmonton Journal: Chicago Blackhawks defenceman Brent Seabrook might be available for a trade. Will the Edmonton Oilers try and make a trade for him?  If the Blackhawks decide to trade Seabrook, the asking price would be a young defenceman, an established defenceman and a prospect or a pick for Seakbrook. STLToday.com: The St. Louis Blues wanted […]

NHL Rumors: Bozak, Yandle, Tarasenko

Sunday, July 05, 2015 11

Toronto Sun: The Toronto Maple Leafs are shopping Tyler Bozak. Steve Simmons is reporting that the Arizona Coyotes, New Jersey Devils, Minnesota Wild, Detroit Red Wings and Boston Bruins could be trade destinations. New York Post: Larry Brooks speculates defenseman Keith Yandle could become a trade candidate if the New York Rangers need to clear cap space […]

NHL Rumors: Senators, Nash, Sharp

Wednesday, June 17, 2015 18

The Toronto Sun: Ottawa Senators GM Bryan Murray would like to trade either Craig Anderson or Robin Lehner before the NHL entry draft. The asking price for either goalie is  a top six forward and a pick. It’s believed six or seven teams — including Buffalo, Edmonton and Calgary — have called Murray to show interest in […]