Author Archives: Trade Man

Coyotes Seek Scoring Help

Coyotes executives likely will be monitoring the salary arbitration case of New Jersey Devils center Scott Gomez on Friday.

The (Newark, N.J.) Star-Ledger reported that if the arbitrator sides with Gomez, the Devils may have to trade him because of salary-cap concerns.

Calder, Bochenski to Toronto?

According to rumorsnhl.blogspot.com the leafs may make a deal with the Blackhawks for Kyle Calder and Brandon Bochenski.

Ducks out of the pond

Anaheim Arena Management announced Wednesday that the Arrowhead pond of Anaheim will be re-named the Honda Centre this October.

Leafs announce assistant coaches

The Toronto Maple Leafs announced today that Keith Acton, Dallas Eakins, and Randy Ladouceur have been named assistant coaches.

Rangers to Deal Weekes to St. Louis or Florida???

Word on other Rumor sites is that the Rangers have been shopping Kevin Weekes around the League and that he has requested a trade as of last week. Supposedly Sather has talked to the Panthers and the Blues.

Thrashers sign Kapanen

According to tsn.ca

The Atlanta Thrashers have signed restricted free agent centre Niko Kapanen to a multiple-year contract. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

No Zherdev for Jackets?

According to Columbus Post_Dispatch, Columbus Blue Jackets winger Nikolai Zherdev, who is a restricted free agent, has signed a contract with Khimik Voskresensk of the Russian Superleague. Zherdev will be able to get out of the contract if he signs with the Blue Jackets.

If i Were Gainey

OK well lets start…Gainey made a great move by signing Samsonov…we all know that. We also know that he didnt adress the issues that needed to be adressed (big Center, stay at home d man).

Where will Tellqvist go?

Tellqvist remains a quesion mark in Toronto.

Sens without Depth

The loss of Havlat, Smolinski, Chara, and Hasek will mean a completely different team than the one favoured to win the cup last year will hit the ice.