According to CBC’s Elliotte Friedman, Florida Panthers GM Dale Tallon calls the trade rumors involving Stephen Weiss “ridiculous”, and the intent is to re-sign Weiss. Meanwhile, participating in the same Hotstove Tonight discussion on CBC’s Hockey Night, Glenn Healy insisted the centerman would be dealt before this season’s deadline. “Weiss is on the market, other general managers are talking about this player.”

Due to become an unrestricted free agent in July. It’s also worth noting that Weiss has a no movement clause.

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