Could the Avs consider trading Sakic???

The Mercury News raises some interesting speculation regarding Joe Sakic. If the Avalanche continue to slip further and further behind the 8th place team and feel that they are not going to be able to make the playoffs, do they have to consider trading Sakic who will become unrestricted at the seasons end.

Stranger things have happened to an NHL player but Sakic has been a career player for that organization and HTR feels that he will retire as an Avalanche player. As a side note it is well speculated that Vancouver would be very interested in Sakic because of his roots to the Vancouver area. Although they may be interested the likelihood of Colorado trading Sakic to the Canucks is very, very remote, but again stranger things have happened.

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