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The Team1040 is reporting that the Canuck’s have signed prospect Michael Grabner to a two way entry level contract.
According to TSN, the New Jersey Devils have fired head coach Claude Julien.
According to several sources, Toronto Maple Leafs’ captain Mats Sundin is going back to Sweden to take care of ”important family matters”.
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A STATEMENT FROM CHRIS SIMON
Courtesy of newyorkislanders.com
The East looks to be locked for seats 1-7, making seat 8 a hot commodity.
In this very interesting article, Anaheim Ducks’ GM Brian Burke reveals what he did and tried to do in the month of February to help his team out.
What was once something kept secret by every GM in the NHL, Burke reveals names of players he went after and what other GM’s were asking for, keeping a diary of each day.
A must read for everyone who ever wonder how it’s like to be an NHL GM.
To Dallas: Mattias Norstrom, Konstantin Pushkarev, 3rd + 4th Rounders
To Los Angeles: Jaroslav Modry, Johan Fransson, 1st + 2nd + 3rd picks
To Calgary: David Hale, 5th Rounder
To New Jersey: 3rd Pick
To Tampa Bay: Karl Stewart, 6th Pick
To Chicago: Nikita Alexeev
To Tampa Bay: Jason Ward
To Los Angeles: 5th Pick
To Buffalo: Mikko Lehtonen
To Nashville: 4th pick
To Los Angeles: Jamie Heward
To Washington: Conditional Pick
To Pittsburgh: Joel Kwaitkowski
To Florida: 4th pick
To Pittsburgh: Nolan Schaefer
To San Jose: 7th pick
Dupuis to Atlanta for Alex Bourret + 3rd Pick
Perreault to Toronto for Brendan Bell and 2nd Rounder
Dainius Zubrus + Timo Helbling to Buffalo for 1st pick + Jiri Novotny
Michael Leighton to MONTREAL
Brian Boucher to COLUMBUS
Denis Hamel to PHILLY
Jason Krog to ATLANTA
Niko Kapanen to PHOENIX
Also Dominic Moore has been trade from the Pens to the Wild for a 3rd pick
for 1st pick (NJ) + a non-roster player
Sources tell TSN that Gary Roberts has waived his no trade clause, paving the way for the Florida Panthers and Pittsburgh Penguins to consummate a conditional deal that they agreed to on Monday. Details to follow.
According to TSN, the Chicago BlackHawks acquired Kyle Calder from the Flyers for Lasse Kukkonen and a 3rd Pick (2007). They then traded Calder to Detroit for Jason Williams.
To CHICAGO: Jason Williams
To DETROIT: Kyle Calder
To PHILADELPHIA: Lasse Kukkonen + Chicago’s 3rd Pick (2007)
Montreal Canadiens General Manager Bob Gainey announced today the acquisition of defenseman Josh Gorges and the San Jose Sharks’ first round pick in 2007, in return for defenseman Craig Rivet and a 5th round pick in 2008.
TSN is reporting the St. Louis Blues have agreed on a deal to send Keith Tkachuk to the Atlanta Thrashers, and he is just deciding whether or not to waive his no trade clause for the Thrashers.
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette is reporting that the talks between Phoenix and Pittsburgh involving a trade for Georges Laraque, are unlikely to produce an actual trade, because Mike Barnett’s asking price for Laraque is too steep for Ray Shero.
According to TSN & Spector’s Hockey, the Phoenix Coyotes management told Georges Laraque he will not play another game for them this season but haven’t asked him yet to lift his no trade clause. The Pittsburgh Penguins are rumored to be very interested in Laraque.