Michael Leighton to MONTREAL
Brian Boucher to COLUMBUS
Denis Hamel to PHILLY
Jason Krog to ATLANTA
Niko Kapanen to PHOENIX
Also Dominic Moore has been trade from the Pens to the Wild for a 3rd pick
Team 990 in Montreal; TFP.com reports a 3rd round draft pick.
for 1st pick (NJ) + a non-roster player
Georges Laraque to Pittsburgh For Daniel Carcillo and a 8th round pick
TSN is ready to report that Martin Biron has been traded to the Flyers for an undisclosed draft pick and acquired Ty Conklin from the Blue Jackets
TSN.ca jumps into the trade deadline speculation with two feet as well thing wonderful morning. Tons of speculation is abounding regarding big names such as Bertuzzi, Owen Nolan, Curtis Joseph, Georges Laraque, Jason Blake and others.
The New York Times provides some speculation on Trade Deadline morning. While they suggest that Bill Guerin is one of the names will be traded “we already knew that one,” they also suggest that players such as Ryan Smith, Olli Jokinen, Adrian Aucoin and even Jose Theodore may be on the go.
Various media outlets are reporting that superstar Jaromir Jagr may be on the trade block. According to Larry Brooks and Mark Everson, Sather is open to “Knock me out” offers. It will be interesting to see what teams will do in this situation. While the price tag for Jagr may be high, teams seem to go a little “crazy” on trade deadline day.
According to Renaud Lavoie, analyst on RDS, the Minnesota Wild are quietly shopping Manny Fernandez around the league. Quoting a “very realiable” source, Lavoie mentioned that something could happen in the next few hours.
Sources tell TSN that Gary Roberts has waived his no trade clause, paving the way for the Florida Panthers and Pittsburgh Penguins to consummate a conditional deal that they agreed to on Monday. Details to follow.
The Toronto Maple Leafs are right on the edge of a playoff berth, and on the outside looking in. With the playoffs looking more and more unlikely for the team is Toronto looking to keep their captain and team leader Mats Sundin or trade him and realize it is time to start looking ahead to the future?