Author Archives: Trade Man
One thing that is very real is the Flames interest in holdout centre Kyle Turris. A source close to the situation confirms the Flames are one of six teams that have made “significant” offers for the Phoenix Coyotes forward. Feaster refuses to comment, but it makes sense as the acquisition of the disgruntled Turris would address two of Calgary’s biggest needs: A centreman and youth.
Luongo pulled as Canucks fall to Oilers
Gaborik being benched
Jay Feaster is still working the phones. Nothing imminent. As per his modified NTC, Bourque gave a list of 10 teams he won’t go to in July.
If you’re waiting for Kevin Cheveldayoff to pull the trigger on a couple of blockbuster deals and completely blow up the roster because the Winnipeg Jets are off to a slow start, it’s time to give your head a shake, take a deep breath and adjust your thinking.
It’s simply not going to happen, especially not eight games into an 82-game season.
Here they come.
Here come the rumours, blog bull and innuendo that so sadly surround the wayward, the struggling and the conflicted.
Seven games into the NHL season and the Calgary Flames are all of the above, prompting the rumour mill to pump out pulp fiction.
The latest laughable link to the Flames suggests perhaps Daniel Alfredsson would be the object of the team’s desires at some point down the road.