NHL Rumors: Shattenkirk, Lecavalier, Ward

Thursday, July 02, 2015 20

STLToday.com: The St. Louis Blues could place defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk on the trade block. If the Blues feel they cannot afford to re-sign him when his current contract (worth $4.25 million annually) expires in two years time, especially with Alex Pietrangelo and Jay Bouwmeester taking up considerable cap space. Shattenkirk does lack a no-trade clause. […]

NHL Rumors: Gibson, Khudobin, Flyers

Saturday, June 27, 2015 15

Andy Strickland: Rumor swirling of the Anaheim Ducks sending goaltender John Gibson to the Edmonton Oilers. Renaud Lavoie: Anaheim are trying to get Anton Khudobin from the Carolina Hurricanes. Could be done today. The Score: Tim Panaccio of CSN Philly reports the Philadelphia Flyers are interested in moving forward Vincent Lecavalier and defensemen Nicklas Grossmann and Luke Schenn. “We’ve talked, […]

NHL Rumors & News – July 8, 2014

Tuesday, July 08, 2014 11

Joshua Copper – With Mike Fisher out 4 – 6 months, the Nashville Predators might look at making a trade for Flyers Vincent Lecavalier. NHL.com: The Nashville Predators have signed free-agent defenseman Anton Volchenkov to a one-year, $1 million contract. “Anton provides a strong veteran presence that will complement our young, talented defensive corps nicely,” […]

NHL Rumors & News – July 5, 2014

Saturday, July 05, 2014 10

Denver Post: The Colorado Avalanche almost made a trade with the Pittsburgh Penguins at the NHL Entry Draft. The Score: The Philadelphia Flyers and Ottawa Senators are reportedly not close on a deal for Vincent Lecavalier. @reporterchris – Eligible NHL players have until 5 p.m. ET today to file for salary arbitration. Sports Illustrated – […]

NHL Rumors – July 4, 2014

Friday, July 04, 2014 11

Ottawa Sun: The Ottawa Senators are trying to find help up front after freeing up approximately $3 million in cash by moving Jason Spezza to the Dallas Stars. More than one team noted Ottawa is working the phones. CSNPHILLY.COM: Philadelphia Flyers GM Ron Hextall, unable to trade Vincent Lecavalier to the Nashville Predators, has turned […]

NHL Trade Rumors – July 3, 2014

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Now that the NHL Draft and free agent frenzy is winding down, trade rumors are starting to pick up again. Here is the latest news on Vincent Lecavalier, James Reimer and Evander Kane. Toronto Sun: Lance Horby reports James Reimer made his trade request to general manager Dave Nonis at the NHL entry draft. Reimer […]

Philly seeking left winger

Tuesday, June 24, 2014 10

Philadelphia Flyers GM Ron Hextall may now be looking for a left winger for their top line. If he can find some cap space he will target one of the following free agents: Matt Moulson, Mike Cammalleri, Benoit Pouliot and Mason Raymond. Hextall would like to trade Vincent Lecavalier and get the cap space he […]

Vincent Lecavalier wants out of Philly

Thursday, June 12, 2014 10

Darren Dreger is reporting that Philadelphia Flyers GM Ron Hextall probably doesn’t want to pay Vincent Lecavalier $4.5 million to be a fourth line player. Lecavalier, 34, is available, and his agent has spoken with Hextall about a trade out of Philly. There are no teams or list yet for potential trade partners. Lecavalier had […]

Vinny Lecavalier to the Predators

Wednesday, May 07, 2014 11

Latest rumors on Flyers forward Vinny Lecavalier….. Nashville Predators new coach Peter Laviolette recruited Lecavalier in Philadelphia before he was fired. Lecavalier struggled under Craig Berube and Berube feels Lecavalier might not be a good fit for his Flyers team. The Predators are seeking some offense and they would be interested in a trade if […]

Vincent Lecavalier signs with Philly

Tuesday, July 02, 2013 12

Vincent Lecavalier has agreed to a deal with the Philadelphia Flyers that will be a five-year, $22.5 million contract. The contract will also include a full no-movement clause. Lecavalier became a free agent this off-season after Tampa used a compliance buyout to eliminate his $7.727 million salary cap hit through the 2019-20 season. The 33-year-old […]

Vincent Lecavalier Buyout

Thursday, June 27, 2013 16

The Tampa Bay Lightning are buying out the remander of Vincent Lecavalier’s 11-year, $85 million contract. A compliance buyout of the the deal – paying out a total of $32.67 million – rids the Lightning of a $7.727 million salary cap hit through the 2019-20 season. Lecavalier, had 10 goals and 32 assists in 39 […]