Author Archives: Trade Man

Bruins and Oilers Talking Trade?

The Edmonton Journal is reporting that there is speculation that the Oilers and Bruins are talking about a possible trade that would see Erik Cole go to the Bruins.

Columbus looking to add players?

The Columbus Dispatch is speculating on the number of possible players who could end up as Blue Jackets before the trade deadline. Some of the players on this list include Lombardi, Marchant, Antropov and more.

Several Senators could be on the go.

Bruce Garrioch is reporting that not everyone is available on the Senators roster for trade but with that being said, he is indicating that several names could be the target of teams come the March trade deadline.

Black Hawks Speculation

Tim Sassone of the Daily Herald reports on the possibilities for the Hawks come this trade deadline.

How good are they really?

The Canucks have finally ended their 9 game losing streak, and despite such an awful stretch of game they still are in 7th place, and 3 points out of 5th. If they go on a decent run after such a long losing streak, they could be considered a team that might be able to make some noise in the playoffs.

Devils Trade Away Brookbank + Canucks Swing a Deal

Two small trades happened today that saw the Canucks and Devils both make exchanges with the Ducks.

Canadiens interested in Brad Richards?

CKAC is reporting that the Montreal Canadiens may have interest in the Dallas Stars Brad Richards and Matt Niskanen. HTR feels that if this is so it would represent a change in direction away from the Lecavailer chase to possibly a more realistic offensive option for the Canadiens.

Oilers and Panthers talking trade?

The Chicago Daily Herald is reporting that Dustin Penner continues to be on the outs in Edmonton and they go on to suggest an absolutely ludicrous trade rumor that involves the Oilers and Panthers.

A League On Life Support

Bill Lankhof of the Toronto Sun wrote a very good article that appeared in today’s edition – you can see the whole article right here.

Things getting tense in Montreal + Possible pickup's

The Globe and Mail are reporting that tension is beginning to mount in the Canadiens dressing room and that things could be a little tense following the recent loss of Robert Lang and the recent poor play of Kovalev.

Rangers stars must step it up

Larry Brooks of the New York Post slams Wade Redden, Scott Gomez and Chris Drury in his latest report that discusses the need for a personality fix for the Rangers.

Bruins looking at Cole, Tkachuk or Antropov

The Boston Herald reports that the Bruins are very, very unlikely to give up one of their young talents at the trade deadline and have concerns that any deal that they do make should not interfere with team chemistry at all. It is also noted that it is more likely that any player that they do pick up will be a UFA at the end of the year.

Guillaume Latendresse

For months and months I’ve had to defend my opinion on the Big Gui and today I decided after boiling up a pot of Sanka that I would finally get around to writing a long overdue tribute one of the goodest young power players in the NHL.

“Has an outstanding combination of size and hockey sense. Is equally strong scoring goals or setting up teammates. Already possesses excellent hitting ability.”CTV Sportsnet


He can be an exciting player to watch and has good size to go with a very capable hockey sense. –