Category Archives: Trade Rumors
Al Strachan of the Satellite Hot Stove (CBC) mentioned that the Colorado Avalanche may be looking to move Ryan Smyth. Th Denver Post also reports on the latest rumors with the Avlanche.
The Toronto Sun is reporting that the path is all clear for Tomas Kaberle to be traded. It is reported that he has agreed to waive his no trade clause and that it is likely that he will be traded before the March trade deadline.
Bruce Garrioch of the Ottawa Sun is reporting that the Penguins now want Sykora to stay in Pittsburgh because of his play with Malkin, that the Canadiens will make a pitch for Havlat should he become available and that the Flyers are interested in the Senators Anton Volchenkov.
The Pittsburgh Post Gazette is reporting that Sergei Gonchar is set to return to action once again and it is believed that he will play this upcoming Saturday night. Also with the Penguins it is believed that they are interested in finding a winger to play along side Sidney Crosby.
The Ottawa Sun is reporting that the Flyers are very interested in Jay Bouwmeester and they may be offering a package deal that would include James van Riemsdyk and Scott Hartnell for the soon to be unrestricted free agent.
The Edmonton Journal is reporting that the latest trade talk is not bothering Keith Tkachuk. It is also noted that the Bruins, Black Hawks, Blue Jackets, Penguins and the Oilers are showing interest in the aging veteran player.
Fox Sports is reporting that the Rangers are working quite hard on a deal to try to bring Sean Avery back to the Big Apple for the balance of his contract.
The Minneapolis Star Tribune is reporting that Marian Gaborik is well ahead of schedule in his return from surgery leading to the possibility that his trade value may once again increase considering the possibility that he could be ready (or not) in time for the playoffs.
The Edmonton Journal is reporting that there is speculation that the Oilers and Bruins are talking about a possible trade that would see Erik Cole go to the Bruins.
Bruce Garrioch is reporting that not everyone is available on the Senators roster for trade but with that being said, he is indicating that several names could be the target of teams come the March trade deadline.
Tim Sassone of the Daily Herald reports on the possibilities for the Hawks come this trade deadline.
CKAC is reporting that the Montreal Canadiens may have interest in the Dallas Stars Brad Richards and Matt Niskanen. HTR feels that if this is so it would represent a change in direction away from the Lecavailer chase to possibly a more realistic offensive option for the Canadiens.
The Chicago Daily Herald is reporting that Dustin Penner continues to be on the outs in Edmonton and they go on to suggest an absolutely ludicrous trade rumor that involves the Oilers and Panthers.
The Boston Herald reports that the Bruins are very, very unlikely to give up one of their young talents at the trade deadline and have concerns that any deal that they do make should not interfere with team chemistry at all. It is also noted that it is more likely that any player that they do pick up will be a UFA at the end of the year.
Philly.com is reporting that the strong play of goalie Antero Niittymaki is making it so Marty Biron is expendable, especially considering he is a pending UFA at the conclusion of this season.
The Toronto Sun is reporting that the trade talks with regard to the Maple Leafs are heating up .. although nothing is imminent.
The Toronto Sun is reporting that all of the trade talk is beginning to get to Antropov. According to the article the trade talk is in the back of his mind and it is noted that if he is going to be moved before the March 4th trade deadline the amount of time that he has left with the Leafs is ticking by quite quickly.
Tsn’s Darren Dreger provides a list of who he believes are 10 players to watch at the trade deadline. Some of the names on the list include Scottie Upshall, Tomas Kaberle, Ryan Whitney, Michael Nylander and others.
Slam Sports is reporting that the Senators are not looking to blow up their team however it is noted that they may be open to dealing some of their players who are set to become unrestricted free agents.
The Courier Post on-line is reporting that Flyers could make some moves to bolster their defense before the trade deadline to make a playoff run this upcoming post season.