Author Archives: Lint07

Wild and Pens to start trading…

According to TFP,

The Wild and Pens are set to start “fire sales” of certain key players.

Nagy done for year

In the report seen below, it has been a great year for Ladislav Nagy so far but it took a turn for the worse today. Nagy went to have surgery on his knee but was noticed during the easy surgery that there was more damage than previously thought. See you next year Ladislav… Get well soon!

Jokinen To Decline Offer

Florida Panthers captain Olli Jokinen is not interested in Florida’s latest contract offer of four years, $16-million. A source close to Jokinen told Sportsnet the Finnish centre will flat out turn it down.

Naslund out of Olympics… about time

According to the Vancouver Sun, Markus Naslund has decided not to play in the upcomming games. Well… No one can say that they are shocked.

Montreal, Colorado, Columbus…

OK… there have been tons of rumors concerning the Habs and Avs in the last weeks, but nothing has happened yet and many people got pissed about this forum containing too many dumb trade rumors.

However, I thought this one was quite interesting, not because of the players or teams involved, but because of its source.

Lalime clears re-entry waivers, returns to Blues

Lalime has cleared re-entry waivers to rejoin the Blues. Now the question is, is this just to create trade bait and why some of the teams desperate for a goalie didn’t at least take a chance…

The Praba Insider- Ovechkin Out indefinately

Alex Ovechkin, the NHL rookie scoring leader, sat out Tuesday night when the Washington Capitals played the New York Islanders because of an apparent groin injury.

Blues Sold??

Apparantly, the St. Louis Blues have been sold to a group of investers headed by Dave Checketts. The announcement should be coming today or tomorrow.

Could Allison be sent to the Marlies?

As seen in the Toronto Star, could Jason Allison be sent down to the Marlies for the remainder of the season to make some room and bring on another player?

FINNISH BROTHERS: Koivu, Kapanen, Ruutu, Jokinen?

The Finnish team will be interesting to watch this year, as 4 sets of brothers should fill the 13 forward positions; but Jussi Jokinen was not named to the roster and only 3 sets of brothers are currently slated to compete… Saku/ Mikko Koivu, Tuomo/ Jarkko Ruutu and Sami/ Niko Kapanen.