Author Archives: Trade Man

July 1 Thread – Updates and Signings Here

Expect Heatley to be dealt very soon to either Edmonton of if the Wild make a last pitch


Done Deals

Havlat has a verbal agreement to go to the Wild – Saku Koivu likely next.

Marian Gaborik to NYR 5 years for $7.5M per season.

Gionta Signs with Montreal

Chris Neil back to Ottawa


Steve Sullivan remains in Nashville.
Sami Pahlsson to Columbus.
Mike Cammalleri Signs with Montreal – 5 Years – 30 Million

Komisarek to Toronto

Edmonton Signs Khabibulin

Neidermayer 1 year deal with the Ducks

Roloson to the Islanders – 2 years – 5 million

Kovalev Signs with the Habs – 2 years – 8.8 Million


Rumor Hossa to the Black Hawks could be close – Done Deal – Multi Year Contract


Dvorak, Florida. 2 years, 3.4 millions

Anderson, Colorado. 2 years, 3.6 millions

Ohlund – Done deal Tampa Bay long term

Leafs sign Colton Orr – 4 years – 4 million

Kubina has been traded to the Thrashers – Details to follow .

Knuble to the Capitals 2 years – 5.6 million

Steve Montador to the Sabres 2 years – 1.55 million

Boucher to the Flyers – 900,000 per season – 2 years

Laperriere to Flyers -Three years, 3.5 million.

Rumors Still at this point

Rumor – Ty Conklin to the Flyers or Leafs or Blues

Rumor – Canadiens after Antropov

Rumor – Huet to the Oilers or Kings

Rumor – Kaberle for Kessel back in play

Burke primed for market gain

By ROB LONGLEY, SUN MEDIA

So far, the trades have been minor and draft picks are just long-term investments in the future.

But today, Leafs president Brian Burke and his staff take their latest stab at landing an impact player (or players) who can be part of both the short and long-term future of the struggling franchise.

Burke has promised to be active when the NHL free agency period opens for business at noon.

July 1, 2009 – Free Agent Day – Rumors and News

Wild puts watchful eye on Koivu’s big brother

Chicago Blackhawks reach out and text Havlat

Red Wings wait for answer from Marian Hossa; other forwards could be leaving Detroit, too

Bertuzzi In Toronto

Todd Bertuzzi attended yesterday’s Blue Jays game. Could this mean Brian Burke has an offer for him? Think about it. Burke traded for Bertuzzi in 1998, signed him in 2003 (still with the Canucks) and signed Bert two years ago with the Ducks. Is Big Bert going to be a Leaf?

Sedins Stay Out West

Its official. The Sedin twins have re-signed in Vancouver for 5 years

The annual salary averages out to be 6.1 mil. The Nucks didnt break the bank and maybe have enough to bolster their D.

Healtey SAYS NO to Oilers. TRADE REJECTED!

According to TSN.ca/nhl

Dany Heatley says no when asked to waive his no-movement clause to facilitate an agreed-upon trade between the Ottawa Senators and Edmonton Oilers that would have sent Andrew Cogliano, Dustin Penner and Ladislav Smid to Ottawa.

Now this is going to be CRAZY! not only does Ottawa fans hate him now, but so will Oiler fans.

Wow… his list did not include the Oilers… so what happens now?

UFA EVE – Rumor and News Update – June 30th

Good/Bad/Ugly: The top 10 free-agent centers

KOMISAREK TO TEST FREE AGENCY ON WEDNESDAY

Boucher about to become a Flyer?

Free Agent Prize update

BOYLE DEAL COST ‘EM SHOT AT KESSEL

OILERS AND SENS AGREE TO DEAL!!! Ask Heatley to waive NTC

Reported by TSN

“Sources say Dany Heatley has been asked to waive his no-trade clause to go to Edmonton in exchange for Andrew Cogliano, Dustin Penner and Ladislav Smid.

BOUWMEESTER AGREES TO FIVE-YEAR DEAL WITH FLAMES

Calgary Flames general manager Darryl Sutter made the most of his opportunity to negotiate with Jay Bouwmeester.

GOODBYE GOMEZ. MONTREAL LAND SCOTT GOMEZ

As reported from tsn.a/nhl

The Montreal Canadiens have obtained Scott Gomez, winger Tom Pyatt and defenceman Mike Busto from the New York Rangers FOR winger Chris Higgins and defensemen Ryan McDonagh and Pavel Valentenko from the Montreal Canadiens.

No one wants Gomez with that Salary everyone said… well THE DEAL IS DONE AND THE RANGERS DROP BIG SALARY.

here’s what the 2 players look like…

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