Leafs not ready to consider a Richards for Phaneuf trade yet

Elliotte Friedman of sportsnet.ca 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 | ESPN.com writes … Coyotes hope for quick turnaround, not total overhaul of team

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Stars not interested in Lupul

Maple Leafs need a change

Chris Johnston of Sportsnet.ca writes … Maple Leafs need a change, and tomorrow is too late.

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Could the Blues or Flyers swing a trade with the Senators?

LeBrun: Blues, Flyers well-matched for Senators on trade front

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A list of teams that Ryan O’Reilly could be traded to

Jason Brough of nbcsports writes … If Ryan O’Reilly is traded, where will he end up?

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Could the Oilers go after Niemi or Ward this offseason?

Jim Matheson, Edmonton Journal writes … The Oilers could sign San Jose Sharks’ UFA Antti Niemi or look into a trade for Sherwood Park’s Cam Ward, who has one year left at a salary-cap hit of $6.8 million.

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Interest in Phaneuf and Kessel

Mark Zwolinski of thestar.com writes … Interest in Dion Phaneuf and Phil Kessel by unidentified clubs, and Joffrey Lupul from the Dallas Stars.

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Trade Rumors heating up in Toronto

Kevin McGran Sports Reporter, Toronto Star writes …

Trade speculation is heating up. The hot ones making the rounds:

Centre Ryan O’Reilly from Colorado, with Jake Gardiner and maybe Tyler Bozak going the other way.

Phaneuf and his monstrous contract to L.A. for Mike Richards (Phaneuf has six years left at $7 million, Richards five at $5.75 million).

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