Mega Speculation from the Ottawa Sun

Bruce Garrioch of the Ottawa Sun provides a ton of trade speculation in his latest article. His rumor roundup includes the following huge names, Lecavalier, St. Louis, Steven Stamkos, Daniel Briere, Erik Cole and more.

Garrioch reports that many of the Tampa Bay players are being shopped for financial reasons and that many of their players may be available for the right price. It is noted in the article that league sources believe that Lecavalier is being shopped around the league due to eh fact that his no trade clause kicks in this upcoming summer. It is also noted that it is the ownership that is having a disagreement over what to do with Lecavalier.

It is also rumored that in Philly the Flyers may be looking to make a move. The names that are mentioned include Daniel Briere, Randy Jones and Joffrey Lupul. The later of the two may be moved in order to clear cap space so that Briere can return to the Flyers lineup. HTR believes that although Briere has many years left oh his contract he would be a great addition to a number of teams, especially a team such as Edmonton that has fast ice and like s to play an offensive type of game.

Garrioch reports that he Oilers may be looking to deal Erik Cole if they can not resign him to a new contract. They would rather trade him rather than loose him for nothing this offseason.

Other names that are mentioned in this article that may be available include Ed Jovanovski, Derek Morris and C Olli Jokinen as the Coyotes may be looking to dump salary.

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http://www.ottawasun.com/Sports/Hockey/2009/01/18/8061916-sun.html