Author Archives: Trade Man
By BRUCE GARRIOCH Sun Media
Is Vincent Lecavalier finally going to get to come home?
While Lightning GM Brian Lawton told reporters yesterday that he hasn’t received any calls about the all-star centre’s availability, the chatter has shifted into high gear that the Canadiens are finally going to acquire Lecavalier before July 1.
NHL Draft Day trades
- Chris Pronger to the Flyers for – Joffrey Lupul, Luca Sbisa and 2 picks.
According to Derren Dreger of TSN and the Fan590, The Sharks have been trying to sign RFA, power forward Ryan Clowe to an extension. But he is being shopped, and there are 4 teams in the mix.
Toronto, Minnesota, Philadelphia, and Los Angelas.
As draft day roles around more and more rumors of trades are talked about. Especially talks about Leafs all-star defenceman Tomas Kaberle. Burke has already let his intentions known as he is still after London sniper John Tavares, with Brayden Schenn being his backup.
Sens don’t expect deal at draft; maybe not even by July 1
Allen Panzeri, The Ottawa Citizen
“It has to be a good hockey deal or it won’t get done.
If you were in Garth Snow’s shoes who would you pick?
Lets make believe we didn’t all hate the Islanders and from a hockey view who would you pick for the Isles.
Panthers: Four teams vying for Bouwmeester
Peter Chiarelli stays calm amid active trade talk
Luongo’s agent denies report that the goalie has an extension, says it will take some time
Ducks expect answers from Niedermayer, Selanne before draft
Boston has offered RFA Phil Kessel to Toronto in exchange for Tomas Kaberle and the 7th overall draft pick…. Toronto is holding out to see any better offeres
DARREN DREGER – TSN.ca
Sources tell TSN the Toronto Maple Leafs have received what the team considers to be a significant offer for defenceman Tomas Kaberle.
There are few details available, however the offer arrived unexpectedly Thursday afternoon and is believed to be from one of the teams who may have been in the hunt, trying to acquire the negotiating rights to Florida’s Jay Bouwmeester.
Toronto among teams sniffing around Atlanta’s No. 4 pick
Tim Wharnsby — Globe and Mail
Perhaps Brian Burke has a trading partner before the NHL entry draft, after all.