Author Archives: Trade Man
Truculence, Belligerence, Testosterone and Pugnacity, only four words. But in Toronto words have a way of coming back to haunt you.
Dana Wakiji / The Detroit News
The Red Wings’ quest to return to the Stanley Cup Finals for the third consecutive season took a huge hit Friday.
Dumping Vesa Toskala, Jason Blake would free up cap space, allow boxed-in Burke to go after roster upgrades
The Leaf GM does appear to be a wee bit boxed in, partly by the lacklustre state of his team after four games, and partly by the Kessel deal.
THE CANADIAN PRESS
A new hockey book says the NHL’s Edmonton Oilers and Maple Leafs almost traded cities in the early 1980s.
The biography of one-time Oilers owner Peter Pocklington says the scheme called for the entire team to move to Toronto to play in Maple Leaf Gardens.
Jason Botchford, The Province
Just when the Canucks started looking like they were all right, their top sniper may not be.
Allen Panzeri, The Ottawa Citizen
Jason Spezza and Chris Neil, seatmates in the Ottawa dressing room, started some fireworks at the end of today’s practice with a brief fight.
Milan Lucic earns three-year extension
Canucks upset at Burke over draft comments
Avalanche’s injured goaltender Anderson might resume practice today
Rangers looking for another defenseman
Chamber of commerce eyes Islanders move to Queens
Kostitsyn reports to AHL; Habs promise trade