Author Archives: Trade Man

Rangers looking for a dman?

Facing the prospect of perhaps playing the first month of the season without Marc Staal, the Rangers have reopened discussions with 32-year-old free agent defenseman Paul Mara, The Post has learned.

If a contract agreement is reached, the idea would be for Mara, who played 156 games for the Rangers from late in 2006-07 through 2008-09, to join the club in New York on Monday after it returns from Europe.

Colorado Avalanche waits to name its captain

On the day the Avalanche finalized its opening-night roster, the captain of the team remained undecided.

As he previously stated, Avs coach Joe Sacco on Wednesday said forwards Milan Hejduk and Paul Stastny will wear an “A” patch on their sweaters as alternate captains, but he’s in no hurry to give anyone the “C.”

A third player, however, will be given an “A,” and that letter might rotate to the chests of various players.

Afternoon NHL Date – October 5, 2011

CANADIENS CLAIM F BETTS

Alfie: This season could be my last

Florida Panthers Finalize Roster, Send Steven Reinprecht and Mike Kostka to AHL San Antonio

Wilson's tenure with Leafs is on the line

The perpendicular world of Ron Wilson is in vogue as yet another Maple Leafs season is set to begin.

Never has Wilson begun a season under such scrutiny in his time as Toronto coach, and never has he liked his Leafs lineup more than he does right now.

NHL Trade Speculation: 3 Trades That Could Pry Cory Schneider from Vancouver

Three teams that could make a trade with Vancouver for Schneider.