It's NHL trade rumor season. Each week before the Feb. 26 trade deadline, Lyle Richardson's Rumor Roundup column serves as a one-stop guide to the latest rumblings around the league. With the NHL's Feb. 26 trade deadline less than six weeks away, the Blue Jackets could be parting ways with
Now that trade season has begun in earnest, who are the top players available? We rank the top 34 into five tiers based on expected return, led by three veteran skaters in the ‘price of your neighbor’s yacht’ class.
The Mercury News’ Curtis Pashelka reports that Paul Martin wants a trade from the San Jose Sharks, seeking an opportunity to play after injuries and shaky work have mostly kept him out of the lineup. Other outlets have backed up this report, and Martin admitted as much himself in a clip you might enjoy more […]
Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Jack Johnson has requested a trade, according to Aaron Portzline of The Athletic. The 31-year-old Johnson, who was traded from the Los Angeles Kings to Columbus six years ago next month, had been one of the team’s more relied-upon defenders, but this year things changed. During Thursday’s loss to the Buffalo […]
Jack Johnson is reportedly seeking a trade, but there are a number of reasons why that wouldn’t be a smart move for the Columbus Blue Jackets or any potential trade partners. From the rest of the league's point of view, the veteran defenseman is a pending unrestricted free agent, so there's a good chance he'd […]
Steve Dangle looks at the upcoming NHL trade deadline and makes his pick for the biggest potential mover and shaker: Garth Snow and the New York Islanders. ———————————————- Subscribe to Sportsnet on YouTube – http://sprtsnt.ca/2paAT2L Visit Sportsnet.ca for more sports news and highlights – http://www.sportsnet.ca Follow Sportsnet on Facebook – http://sprtsnt.ca/YTFB Follow Sportsnet on Twitter […]
The Edmonton Oilers may be looking to make a move. General manager Peter Chiarelli informed all NHL teams by email that forward Anton Slepyshev is available on the trade market, according to Sportsnet’s Mark Spector. The 23-year-old winger recently became waiver eligible and is in the final year of his entry-level contract. He carries a […]
The NHL trade deadline is just over a month away, but after Anthony Duclair was shipped to the Chicago Blackhawks on Tuesday night, it appears general managers have already started burning up the phones. Many clubs remain on the cusp of a playoff position, meaning the next few weeks could be the tipping point in […]
The Chicago Blackhawks have traded forward Richard Panik and Laurent Dauphin to the Arizona Coyotes for Anthony Duclair and Adam Clendening, the teams announced Wednesday. Duclair is believed to have recently requested a trade out of the desert, seemingly in search of a fresh start after struggling to regain the fine form of his rookie […]
A day after the Chicago Blackhawks made Brent Seabrook a $6.875 million healthy scratch, GM Stan Bowman made a move that reminded the hockey world that he’s still one of the NHL’s nimblest minds. The fact that he made a promising move with the Arizona Coyotes after a Connor Murphy – Niklas Hjalmarsson trade that […]
After coming close last season, the Predators look ready for another run at the Stanley Cup. Will they make another big trade, or wait to see how things play out in the coming weeks? Here’s a snapshot of top assets and game plans for all 15 Western teams.
Wes McCauley is one of the best, and unintentionally maybe the most recognizable referee in the NHL today.