April 17, 2013

Buffalo Sabres May Look To Extend Either Ryan Miller or Thomas Vanek

Two prominent members of the Buffalo Sabres were apparently not that close to being moved ahead of the trade deadline. CBC’s Elliotte Friedman reports GM Darcy Regier wasn’t offered near what he wanted for either goalie Ryan Miller or forward Thomas Vanek. Not only that, but there’s talk the Sabres may actually look to extend both players. “When you see what it […]

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April 1, 2013

Quick Hits: Michal Handzus, Ladislav Smid, Jason Pominville

Playing catch up on some of the trades and rumors from around the league. The San Jose Sharks have dealt center Michal Handzus to the Chicago Blackhawks for a fourth-round draft pick. The deal Monday is the second the Sharks have made in the past week. San Jose traded defenseman Douglas Murray to Pittsburgh last […]

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March 30, 2013

NHL Trade Rumors: Toronto Maple Leafs, Buffalo Sabres, Detroit Red Wings, Valtteri Filppula, Jordan Leopold

According to TSN Hockey Insider Bob McKenzie the Toronto Maple Leafs ‘under the right circumstances’ are looking to add a veteran goaltender with playoff experience. McKenzie states that Leafs general manager Dave Nonis is leaning more towards Calgary Flames Miikka Kiprusoff ahead of the Vancouver Canucks Roberto Luongo, largely due to the much shorter term on Kiprusoff’s deal and the lower acquisition cost. The Buffalo […]

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March 29, 2013

NHL Trade Rumors: Calgary Flames, Jay Bouwmeester, Ryan Miller, Marty St. Louis

TSN Hockey Insider Pierre LeBrun wrote on ESPN.com that the asking price for Calgary Flames defenseman Jay Bouwmeester is high. With Jarome Iginla now playing for the Penguins, the spotlight has turned to Bouwmeester as the Flames look to retool their roster. “I think they move Bouwmeester,” one NHL team executive told ESPN.com Friday. “But they want a lot for him.” Andy Strickland of […]

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March 27, 2013

NHL Trade Rumors: Los Angeles Kings Interested In Jordan Leopold?

Looking beyond the Jarome Iginla trade chatter, the Los Angeles Kings are thought to be also interested in bolstering their blue line before the trade deadline. Especially as Willie Mitchell and Matt Greene remain out indefinitely. ESPN Insider Ryan Schwepfinger suggests Jordan Leopold of the Buffalo Sabres nearly universally acknowledged as available for a reasonable ‘price ‘could provide just the right fix. “The list of potential rental […]

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March 24, 2013

NHL Trade Rumors: Columbus Blue Jackets, Dallas Stars, Jaromir Jagr, Loui Eriksson, Brenden Morrow

Aaron Portzline of the Columbus Dispatch says the shortened NHL season will mean plenty of confuison at the trade deadline. “It’s all out of whack this year,” Portzline quoted an NHL executive as saying. Portzline goes on to say that the Columbus Blue Jackets won’t divulge what they plan to do at the deadline partly because they […]

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March 24, 2013

Tampa Bay Lightning Fire Head Coach Guy Boucher

The Tampa Bay Lightning on Sunday announced that coach Guy Boucher had relieved of his duties. The decision came hours after the Lightning lost 5-3 to the Ottawa Senators, dropping them to 13-17-1, 14th in the Eastern Conference, five points out of a playoff spot. “Guy has poured his heart and soul into the Lightning organization for these past three […]

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March 22, 2013

Buffalo Sabres, Philadelphia Flyers, Andrej Meszaros, Dallas Stars

Dan Rosen of NHL.com spoke to a few NHL general managers with the deadline looming. Buffalo Sabres GM Darcy Regier stated that he would listen to calls on every player on the club’s roster. “I don’t think it’s a case of making players available or not available; it’s that you’re trying to improve the club and the focus […]

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March 21, 2013

NHL Trade Rumors: Boston Bruins May Look For Defenseman

With defenseman Adam McQuaid (shoulder injury) out for up to a month, the Boston Bruins may want to bring in another blue-line body via trade. Fluto Shinzawa of the Boston Globe proposes defensive depth can be added to the list of “wants” that also includes a left-shot top-four defenseman and a scoring winger. Now whether the Bruins are able to […]

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March 16, 2013

NHL Trade Rumors: Buffalo Sabres, New York Islanders, Mark Streit, Detroit Red Wings, Ian White

John Vogl of the Buffalo News reports that Buffalo Sabres general manager Darcy Regier isn’t in ‘a blow-it-up mindset’, despite his team having the second worst record in the NHL. “Organizationally we have to find a way, in order to win a championship, to acquire more top players.” Regier said. He also informed the media that there […]

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