Author Archives: Trade Man

Fedorov to Detroit?

The Detroit News is speculating that Sergei Ferorov may be on his way back to Detroit.

Worst Coach Candidates

About 50+ games in the season these are the top 3 coaches that need to be gone when the season is done. This is based on the team’s performance, standings and the players’ response to their coach.

Rico's Rant – Habs Fans!

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First and foremost – I am a Habs fan, I was born one, I will die one, you cut me I bleed bleu, blanc et rouge – I still search Youtube to find games from the 93 Stanley Cup final to see Patrick Roy wink at Sandstrom and so on!

News from the Toronto Sun

The Toronto Sun is providing a number of speculation tid bits for your reading pleasure this morning including news on Mats Sundin.

Lowe Not Limited to a Firesale

The Edmonton Oilers are caught between a rock and a hard place. WIth their best player this year gone for the season, and the team being 8 points back from a playoff spot with 24 games to overtake 5 teams, it would be easy for the Oilers to give up and think about next season.


#1: Need a goal scorer period M.Hossa especially that ryder is leaving we’re going to need a right winger that could put it in the net

The Canadian Club Perspective

The Canadian Club Perspective:
Insight to the Trade Deadline

With trade rumors swirling around the media and the deadline less than two weeks away, the six Canadian clubs seem to be right in the middle of all of it once again. With the Ottawa Senators and Montreal Canadians in a battle for first place in the East, and the Calgary Flames right in the mix to finish at the top of their division, it looks to be a strong contending post-season for the three clubs.

Lundqvist agrees to contract extension!

TSN is now confirming that Henrik Lundqvist has signed a 6 year contract extension, estimated at $6.5 million per year!

Tampa Bay Trying to sign Boyle

Tampa is speculating that the Lightning may be working on a new contract for Dan Boyle.

Devils looking to make some trades

The New York Post is reporting that the clock is ticking on devs deal

Thrahsers Shopping Hossa but his price is too high

According to Pat Hickey of The Gazette, the Atlanta thrashers may be having a difficult time trying to find a trade partner in order to deal Marian Hossa.

N. American or European?

Yesterday, Ovechkin, Malkin, and Alfredsson were 1, 2, 3 in NHL scoring. The first time in recent memory where three Europeans (including Russia here) have held the top three spots. If we were to make a team of the top 12 forwards, 6 defensemen and 2 goalies of each, which do you think would be better? If you were rooting for a N. America vs Europe (including Russia) team, which would you choose? Which would prevail?

The rosters are found below.

Change the way playoff teams are seeded, please!!!

Okay, I started writing a comment on one of the trade deadline threads and I think it should be a discussion unto itself. Picture this, let’s say you’re a Rangers fan, you finish with the 8th most points in the East this year, let’s say 6 points more then any team in the South East division, and you don’t get to make the playoffs because the division leader from the Southeast gets bumped up to 3rd place.