The Hawks Won't Make The Playoffs… Zhamnov Will.

According to Chicago Blackhawks GM Bob Pulford, Alexei Zhamnov WILL be traded by the Hawks come the Trade Deadline.

DUDLEY EYES TOP ''D''

As repoted by TSN the Florida Panthers are looking to dip into the trading market for a top 4 defencemen.Florida has struggled this season but sit 3rd in the Southeast division.Injuries have plagued the Panthers defence this season as Jay Bouwmeester,Mike Van Ryn and Branislav Mezei are all sidelined.

Habs and Canes to trade ?

During the TEAM 990 post game show following the Habs/Leafs contest, it was suggested that Bob Gainey seems to have interest in Carolina forward Jeff O’Neil.

Without a doubt, he is looking to add a player of that style.

Some Trenchant Observations

Well, the Avs-Oilers game just ended (need you ask who won?). What did we learn?

1.) Outshooting a team does you no good if your shots are all from the perimeter.

Bobby Clarke's Solution to Hockey!

Believe it or not, Flyers general manager Bobby Clarke, master of the controversial sound bite and inane comments, actually had something intelligent to say recently.

Bolts Trade For D

Tampa bay Lightning today traded Alexander Svitov and a 3rd round draft pick to the Columbus Blue Jackets in exchange for offensive veteran defensemen Darryl Sydor…

No Goalies Safe this Trade Deadline

By the sounds of things the trade deadline this year may involve a lot of trades involving goaltenders. Goaltenders such as Martin Biron, Dominik Hasek, Curtis Joseph, Dwayne Roloson, Manny Fernandez, Mike Dunham, Jeff Hackett, Sean Burke, Nikolai Khabibuilin, Trevor Kidd and Olaf Kolzig have been rumored to be on the move.

Clarkie Cookin Something Up – Amonte out 2 weeks

Last night on Comcast Sportsnight it was said that the Flyers were in talks with two teams regarding goaltending.

The first team is the often mentioned Caps. The offer that Comcast said the Flyers put on the table was Therien and Hackett for Kolzig.

Heatley Playing As Soon As Tomorrow??

Recent rumors were that Dany Heatley could be playing in early february after missing all games this season so far dut to his infamous car crash that we all know about.

But according to TSN.ca it could happen sooner than we all thought…

Gonchar Out for a Month…

Sergie Gonchar, one of the most sought after defenseman, will be out for a month at least. He suffered a second-degree shoulder ligament tear.