Details have not been released yet but Nathan Horton has been traded to the Boston Bruins. This is not public yet but that will change soon.
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5. Tidbits to ponder as you prepare for NHL draft week:
I hope I don’t go on the DL with strained thumbs this week. It is sounding like I’ll be burning the keys off my BlackBerry.
As I get ready to head to Las Vegas on Tuesday morning for the NHL awards and a car ride Thursday morning to Los Angeles with Scott Burnside for the NHL draft, the buzz around the league is palpable.
It’s going to be a hectic week, it would appear.
Scoring winger and potential restricted free agent Bobby Ryan has heard the Maple Leafs trade rumours along with the rest of the National Hockey League.
But the former No. 2 pick overall of Brian Burke when both were in Anaheim says he is still resolved to paddling with the Ducks, despite lack of progress on a new multi-year contract.
“I know the Toronto one is … because of the Burke connection,” the 35-goal Ryan told the Orange County Register. ”I’d be very surprised if I were moved before I signed or before July 1.