Author Archives: Trade Man

June 28, 2009 – NHL Rumor and News Roundup

Fletcher’s first deal: Wild lands Brodziak

Wild after Lecavialer?

Atlanta to deal a goalie?


Saturday June 27, 09 — Afternoon Rumor Update

Biron to Colorado

Sather: Rangers have qualified Zherdev, not Sjostrom, Antro asking price “ridiculous”

Pre-Draft chatter + Rumors

Day 2 draft buzz: Teams calling Detroit about Hossa; Khabibulin

Pierre LeBrun –

The Detroit Red Wings got a query or two this weekend from other teams looking to acquire the rights to pending unrestricted free-agent forward Marian Hossa.

NHL News and Rumor Roundup – June 27, 2009

Dany keeps up hopes for trade

Burke all talk and no action


Bouwmeester a Flame???

tsn is reporting that the flames have traded jordan leopold and a third round pick to the panthers for the rights to Jay Bouwmeester. Could this mean the Flames will have Regehr, Phaneuf and Bouwmeester on their blueline? Is Phaneuf on his way out? Will Bouwmeester even sign?

Lecavalier getting closer to being Hab?

NHL Rumblings


Is Vincent Lecavalier finally going to get to come home?

While Lightning GM Brian Lawton told reporters yesterday that he hasn’t received any calls about the all-star centre’s availability, the chatter has shifted into high gear that the Canadiens are finally going to acquire Lecavalier before July 1.

Draft Day Trades

NHL Draft Day trades

– Chris Pronger to the Flyers for – Joffrey Lupul, Luca Sbisa and 2 picks.

Ryan Clowe on the move?

According to Derren Dreger of TSN and the Fan590, The Sharks have been trying to sign RFA, power forward Ryan Clowe to an extension. But he is being shopped, and there are 4 teams in the mix.

Toronto, Minnesota, Philadelphia, and Los Angelas.

Future in the Making

As draft day roles around more and more rumors of trades are talked about. Especially talks about Leafs all-star defenceman Tomas Kaberle. Burke has already let his intentions known as he is still after London sniper John Tavares, with Brayden Schenn being his backup.

Not one Heatley offer yet

Sens don’t expect deal at draft; maybe not even by July 1

Allen Panzeri, The Ottawa Citizen

“It has to be a good hockey deal or it won’t get done.

And the #1 overall pick is ?

If you were in Garth Snow’s shoes who would you pick?

Lets make believe we didn’t all hate the Islanders and from a hockey view who would you pick for the Isles.

NHL Trade Rumors and News Rumor Roundup – June26, 2009

Panthers: Four teams vying for Bouwmeester

Peter Chiarelli stays calm amid active trade talk

Luongo’s agent denies report that the goalie has an extension, says it will take some time

Ducks expect answers from Niedermayer, Selanne before draft

Boston-Toronto Blockbuster

Boston has offered RFA Phil Kessel to Toronto in exchange for Tomas Kaberle and the 7th overall draft pick…. Toronto is holding out to see any better offeres