Rumors and Speculation from the Toronto Sun

The is reporting a bunch of speculation regarding coaching rumors and possible player transactions.

According to the article John Tortorella is the latest coach that is on the hot seat. Although the Lightning are only 1 game below 500 the team is horrible on the road. Other coaches that are said to be on the hot seat include Ron Wilson and of course paul Maurice of the Maple Leafs. One of the problems with firing a coach is that the team has to find a replacement who will do a better job and there are not many top coaches that are available at the present time.

It is also reported that the Columbus Blue Jackets are actively seeking a trade. It is believed that the Blue Jackets are looking for a puck moving defenseman and a top six forward. (HTR notes that 29 other teams in the league are looking for the same thing) .

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