Author Archives: Trade Man

Ovechkin says that missing the playoffs is the players problem

Ovechkin indicates that it is not the coaching, You have to put it on players. It doesn’t matter what system you’re going to play.

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Does Cammalleri want to stay in Calgary?

Kristen Odland of the CAlgary Sun reports that Pending unrestricted free agent Cammalleri would like to speak with Flames, unsure if he’ll test market.

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Nonis to remain as GM

 

Shanahan hire is first step

Best and worst deadline day trades in Canadian ice hockey

With just over a week of the NHL 2014 regular season remaining, the race to make the play-offs is set to go down to the wire in the Eastern and Western Conferences. Although ten teams have already clinched their place in the Play-Offs, several others stand a realistic chance of joining them to retain the dream of lifting the infamous Stanley Cup trophy. Many may look back to the business conducted before the trade deadline of March 5th and reflect on whether their acquisitions have provided the required impact, or had a detrimental effect on their chances of making the Play-Offs or winning their respective division. The latter may be felt by the Calgary Flames and Edmonton Oilers, with both teams eliminated from Play-Off contention in what can only be considered as hugely disappointing seasons for both teams. Trading can make all the difference between success and failure, with sportsinteraction.com allowing NHL fans to predict who will make a name for themselves with their new team and fire them into the Play-Offs.