Could the Canucks and Avs swing a deal?

There were rumblings this week that the Canucks are among the bidders for power centre Ryan O’Reilly from the Colorado Avalanche, who were interested in defenceman Alex Edler in return.

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Tips on Betting on the NHL in 2015

What do you really need in order to be successful betting the NHL? That’s a good question, because beating any kind of sport is so difficult to begin with. Hockey is a game that is not unlike that of baseball, because of the way the basic proposition itself is laid out. That is to say, there is a price on each team to win the game itself, along with a total goals proposition, and a “puck line,” in which one team lays a goal and a half, with the other taking a goal and a half. So there are a few ways the hockey enthusiast can go when they are looking to bet on hockey.

Dreger’s list of players who could be traded by the deadline’s Dreger Report: Dreger makes his mega list of players who he things could be traded by the deadline.

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Canucks have Kassian, Lack and Markstrom as bargaining chips

While the Canucks are willing to move forward Zack Kassian, they also have depth in goal with Eddie Lack and Jacob Markstrom. Both could be used as bargaining chips.

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Ducks ready to make some “imminent moves”

Nichols on Hockey writes … Friedman: Ducks may be “ready to make some imminent moves”

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Sportsnet lists 5 potential trade destinations for Phaneuf

Five potential trade destinations for Dion Phaneuf – Colorado Avalanche, Edmonton Oilers, Anaheim Ducks, L.A. Kings and Dallas Stars.

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Leafs getting calls on their pending-unrestricted free agents

Darren Dreger says the Maple Leafs have been receiving a number of calls regarding a few of their pending-unrestricted free agents.

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Canucks could trade Lack or Markstrom

Benning: Canucks open to trading Lack or Markstrom

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Oilers, Hurricanes, Coyotes unlikely to accept Lindros-like package trade for No. 1 pick

Friedman: Oilers, Hurricanes, Coyotes unlikely to accept Lindros-like package trade for No. 1 pick

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Leafs talking to many teams

Leafs not ready to consider a Richards for Phaneuf trade yet

Elliotte Friedman of writes … A Dion Phaneuf/Mike Richards trade matches financially, but, after suggesting the idea last weekend, my sense is the Kings would consider that, but Toronto wouldn’t, at least not yet.

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Many teams have interest in Jagr

the fourth period writes … The Boston Bruins, Montreal Canadiens, Pittsburgh Penguins and New York Rangers are believed to have interest in Jagr, who is making $3.5 million this season.

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Coyotes do not want total overhaul of team

Pierre LeBrun | writes … Coyotes hope for quick turnaround, not total overhaul of team

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