Author Archives: Lint07

Sillinger to the Preds

According to the St. Louis Post Dispatch and, the Nashville Predators have acquired Mike Sillinger from the St. Louis Blues for prospect Timofei Shishkanov

Ott to Know Better

As a Sens fan, this is hard for me to do, and harder to let everyone else know, but the display of sportsmanship by them Thursday night against the Habs was disgusting.

Cassels & Yakubov waived

According to Sportsnet, two players were waived today. The Washington Capitals and the Chicago BlackHawks waived veteran Andrew Cassels and prospect Mikhail Yakubov respectively.

Marty 30M$ for 6 years??

Devils color commentator on WFAN 660 last night announced during the Devils/Thrashers game that the Devils have signed Martin Brodeur to a 6 year $30 million dollar deal.

Tarnstrom & Spacek dealt to Edmonton

Oilers get Tarnstrom

On Thursday, the Oilers sent right-winger Jani Rita and defensemen Corey Cross to Pittsburgh for defenceman Dick Tarnstrom.

UPDATE: Not long after, Lowe also acquired veteran defensemen Jaroslav Spacek from the Hawks in exchange for prospect Tony Salmelainen.

''Kasparaitis Hit a Cheap Shot'' says Ruff

Lindy Ruff and the Sabres are accusing Darius Kasparitis of attempting to injure Tim Connolly, tied for the team lead in points, last game they met.

The trials and tribulations of Tyler Arnason

In retrospect, the 1998 draft is one of the most loaded in recent memory; Levacalier, Gagne, Regehr, Brad Stuart, Tanguay, Mark Bell, Cheechoo, Ribeiro, Gomez… Brad Richards wasn’t drafted til the third round (that’s right, all your teams missed him), and Michael Ryder not til the 8th. (And, sadly relevant, Steve Moore and Jiri Fischer)

Leafs Jump Into the Rivers?

Talk640 Toronto radio personality Bill Watters of Leafs Lunch is reporting that the Toronto Maple Leafs in a minor move have acquired defenseman Jamie Rivers from the Detroit Red Wings for future considerations.

Two Minor Moves

The Flyers, Panthers, Blues & Habs were involved in two minor deals today…

Atlanta takes steps to increase its home ice advantage

The Atlanta Thrashers began a program at their home game on Saturday in which they gave fans a replica jersey in exchange for an opposing team’s jersey…