Author Archives: Trade Man

Problems in Ottawa

According to the Ottawa Sun:

Martin Havlat is taking another step closer to the door.

Most Improved team?

With most of the major UFAs signed, the landscape of the NHL has changed drastically from last season…well, at least for a couple teams. Which of these teams do you think came out on top?

Legace left with nowhere to go.

According to TSN and Sportsnet, free agent goaltender, Manny Legace was expecting to get some offers from some teams. Manny Legace didn’t get that AT ALL, infact he has had no calls from other teams regarding him signing a contract. Legace’s agent has started calling teams, but by the looks of things, Legace is going to be left without a job, seeing there are very few teams without a starting goalie and several other goalies to choose from.

If you could have any one player…

If you could have any one player on your team, who would it be?

Court order restricts Thrashers

During the appeal of the ongoing battle between Steve Belkin and the other owners of the Thrashers and the Hawks of the NBA, a Maryland judge ruled that the two teams cannot sign players to multi-year deals or trade for players who already have multi-year deals. Only one year contracts.

Recchi back in the 'Burgh?

According to one of Pittsburgh’s most prestigious newspapers, The Pittsburgh Tribune review, Mark Recchi may be intrested in returning to the Penguins again.

Gagne an Habs ?

Source : Mix 99.7 FM Radio Station

The Montreal submit a 5 years / 25 Millions dollars offer to Simon Gagne.

Caps sign Pokulok, 2005 first-rounder

According to

The Washington Capitals continued to stockpile for the future Thursday, signing 20-year-old defenseman Sasha Pokulok to an entry-level contract.

Leafs Sign Nik Antropov

Restricted free agent forward Nik Antropov has agreed to a one-year deal with the Toronto Maple Leafs. Terms have not been released.

Noronen not happy with Vancouver situation.

According to Sportsnet Mika Noronen is not pleased in the Vancouver Canucks acquiring Roberto Luongo as full time goalie, pushing Noronen to back-up. Noronen also wants atleast a one way deal, rather than his current two way deal.