Author Archives: Trade Man

2005-06 Season Review, Offseason Speculation

TEAM: New Jersey Devils

RECORD: 46 – 27 – 9 101pts 242GF 229GA

Place in Conference: 3rd

Injured Players: No major injuries

Team Point Leader: Brian Gionta 48G* 41A 89pts +18

* = Team Record

NHL Entry Draft Fallout – The Fantasy Perspective

By Darryl Dobbs

Yesterday’s NHL draft put a lot of pieces in place for a lot of teams. The next couple of weeks, with the pending unrestricted free agency season, will put more pieces in place. Here is the fantasy hockey impact of the last day’s events.


A better , Possible Future For The Leafs

Ok I’m no expert but the leafs need to make a few changes, not only changes but changes that make sence. Here are a few things that the leafs should do which are actually possible.

NHL Awards Recap

The NHL awards were held this week and I thought

I would do a recap, so here it is:

Just a Thought

What do leafs need after gettin Raycroft…

If you look at the free agent market.. theres number of players tht are available which leafs can pick up..

Oilers and Leafs Closing on Blockbuster! is reporting that the Toronto Maple Leafs have offered the Edmonton Oilers a package

which includes Tomas Kaberle and Matt Stajan for

Chris Pronger!

Toronto Trades Gone Unrepported

I’ve been watching the results come in from the draft on As a Toronto fan I’ve been paying attention to their picks (all of which seem to be unknown, brutal Europeans besides their first round pick…I’d say they wasted the rest of them). However, it seems two of their picks, which had marked down as being Toronto’s picks until the draftee was posted, ended up being exchanged to different teams. Searching through all the hockey news sites I can’t see any report of a trade having taken place. As well, I there does not appear to be any draft picks from the teams in question going back to Toronto.

Leafs Close To Aquiring Pronger!?

The Toronto Star is reporting that the Maple Leafs and Edmonton Oilers are closing in on a deal which should involve Chris Pronger and Tomas Kaberle!

Laviolette staying in Carolina

Peter Laviolette has agreed to a 5-year contract extension with the Stanley Cup champion Carolina Hurricanes.

Redden to re-sign, Havalt on the move.

Ottawa Sun is reporting that Redden is expected to re-sign by the end of the weekend on a 2 -3 year deal worth +/- 6.25 million.

Denis trade with Tampa possible?

COLUMBUS DISPATCH: Michael Arace reports trade rumours have surfaced linking Blue Jackets

goalie Marc Denis with the Tampa Bay Lightning. “

Rangers Survey Story

Malkin All But Inked

As part of his preparations for next season, Malkin will begin training with Metallurg Magnitogorsk (his former team over in Russia). “I intend to leave for overseas during the first few days of August”, Malkin told Sport Express correspondent Aleksandr Shapiro.