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Maple Leafs have used a compliance buyout on defenceman Mike Komisarek
Hal Gill (NSH), Greg Zanon (COL), Matt Hunwick (COL) on regular waivers.
— Bob McKenzie (@TSNBobMcKenzie) July 2, 2013
I am told that Flyers would love to get their hands on N. Horton but the word is, he has a couple clubs in mind, and it's not them
— Tim Panaccio (@tpanotchCSN) July 1, 2013
According to TSN Hockey Insider Darren Dreger, veteran forward Vincent Lecavalier has agreed to sign a five-year, $22.5 million deal with the Philadelphia Flyers.
The deal will also include a full no-movement clause.
It is nowrumored that the Avalanche will not trade Stasney. Also, the Wings were in on Edler.
It is rumored that the Oilers were well engaged in the Cory Schneider sweepstakes before he was traded to the Devils yesterday. Media is also reporting that the Oilers called Pittsburghabout Fleury but the belief is that he will not be traded.
It is being reported that as many as 11 teams are set to meet with Lecavailler in the next few days.
There are lots of rumors that the Jets could be looking to move Kane today. Also hearing that the leafs could be looking to trade with the Hurricanes for the number five pick.
Tsn.ca is reporting that the Blue Jackets will be open totrading their Vezina trophy winning goalie.
Nabokov set to become a UFA and told the Islanders that he will test the market. Schneider may be a trade option.
The Hurricanes are looking to deal the number five pick and they are looking for a defenseman
Finding another goalie remains Holmgren’s primary focus with several side issues.
“He’s made it known he’d like a goalie with no years or one-year left where they can get a read on that player before committing,” a source said.
— Aaron Portzline (@Aportzline) June 30, 2013
#FlaPanthers Dale Tallon says he's talked to Avs about moving up to 1; team has interest in Lecavalier
— George Richards (@GeorgeRichards) June 29, 2013
Another player generated a lot of phone calls towards Vancouver is d-man Alex Edler. His NTC kicks in July 1 but teams are calling…
— Pierre LeBrun (@Real_ESPNLeBrun) June 29, 2013
This year, it appears many more prominent players are being shopped.
Various reports indicate the long list of forwards available includes Thomas Vanek (Buffalo), Paul Stastny (Colorado), Dave Bolland (Chicago); Sam Gagner, Shawn Horcoff and Ales Hemsky (Edmonton), Mike Cammalleri (Calgary), David Perron (St. Louis) and Erik Cole (Dallas).
Typically, deals like this come down on the draft floor or just before the draft because the Wild is looking for either a first-round pick in the Clutterbuck deal (teams are hesitant to give up firsts right now because this draft is so deep) or a second so it could potentially use two seconds to try to move into the first round.
And often times when picks are involved, the teams involved want to make certain first the player they want to take is still sitting there. For instance, in 2006 when the Wild acquired Pavol Demitra for a first and Patrick O’Sullivan, the L.A. Kings didn’t agree to the deal until they were certain Trevor Lewis would still be there.
Bruins are really active right now. Tyler Seguin is one of the players that could be traded. Lightning is one of many teams in the mix.
— Renaud Lavoie (@RenLavoieRDS) June 29, 2013
It's getting interesting. 2 sources say Corey Schneider is in play. 1st and a prospect part of asking price. Suspect Oilers in on talks.
— Darren Dreger (@DarrenDreger) June 29, 2013