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The Hockey Writers

Stars Won’t Deal at Trade Deadline

Don’t expect the Dallas Stars to turn any heads at the trade deadline. Just don’t. The possibility of the front office making a significant move probably evaporated with Blake Coleman being traded to the Tampa Bay Lightning Sunday night.  Related: Stars’ Trade Deadline: All-in or Fold? While I know it may not be the answer […] The post Stars Won’t Deal at Trade Deadline appeared first on The Hockey Writers.

The Hockey Writers

Flames Need Defensive Help Before Trade Deadline

Heading into February, the Calgary Flames were once again displaying a need for a top-six winger. Additional defensive depth was a secondary concern, but it has remained on the radar as the NHL Trade Deadline approached. But after two of the team’s top three defenders – Mark Giordano and Travis Hamonic – fell to injuries, […] The post Flames Need Defensive Help Before Trade Deadline appeared first on The Hockey Writers.

Sportsnet.ca

Who will the Maple Leafs target at the trade deadline?

Chris Johnston joins the hosts of Good Show to discuss what possible trade partners exist, and which players the Maple Leafs have already inquired about as we approach the February 24th trade deadline. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.

Sportsnet.ca

Gotta See It Feb. 17

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A Winning Habit

Montreal Canadiens: Marc Bergevin is missing out on the trade market

The Montreal Canadiens haven’t decided what they’re going to do at the Trade Deadline, but that hasn’t stopped teams from making deals. The Trade Deadline coverages on the various hockey networks aren’t going to be too happy with what is going on. In the last week, four big trades have taken place in the NHL, […] Montreal Canadiens: Marc Bergevin is missing out on the trade market - A Winning Habit - A Winning Habit - A Montreal Canadiens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

A Winning Habit

Montreal Canadiens Will Finally Get a Look at Healthy Lineup Just Before Trade Deadline

The Montreal Canadiens started the year healthy, but that hasn’t been the case for three months. They will finally get a look at a healthy lineup just before the trade deadline. The Montreal Canadiens started the 2019-20 season healthy and hopeful. They had just missed the postseason in 2019 after finished with 96 points and […] Montreal Canadiens Will Finally Get a Look at Healthy Lineup Just Before Trade Deadline - A Winning Habit - A Winning Habit - A Montreal Canadiens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Eyes On The Prize

An in-depth look at what Jonas Brodin or Matt Dumba would bring to Montreal

The Canadiens are reportedly interesting in a Wild defencemen. How would each fit into the system? The trade deadline is approaching and Wild speculations are swirling. The always interesting Michael Russo of The Athletic linked the Montreal Canadiens to the Minnesota Wild in his column last week. The Habs are reportedly one of the clubs interested in acquiring a defenceman from the Western Conference team. Minnesota sits a few points out of a playoff spot currently, looking more and more like sellers at this trade deadline. The Habs themselves aren’t positioned to add elements by...

Last Word on Hockey

NHL Rumours: New York Rangers, Nashville Predators, Winnipeg Jets

The days left until the trade deadline are dwindling. The NHL Rumours, however, are still plentiful! Last Word On Hockey will bring you all the latest rumours until the very last minute ticks off the trade deadline clock. There are tons of hot topics to cover, so let's get to it. Tuesday's edition of NHL Rumours features the New York Rangers, Nashville Predators, and Winnipeg Jets. All NHL Rumours are taken from the original source and subject to change.  NHL Rumours New York Rangers Rumour: Larry Brooks of the New York Post reported that the Colombus Blue Jackets could be interested in...

The Mercury News

Emotional Brenden Dillon on upcoming trade deadline: “It’s kind of out of my control”

NHL: Brenden Dillon's name has been out there in trade rumors as much as anyone's on the San Jose Sharks roster

The Canuck Way

Canucks trade for Tyler Toffoli, what it means for Vancouver

Trade Alert! Jim Benning and the Vancouver Canucks have traded for Tyler Toffoli. Not standing pat, Canucks are all in, landing another top-six talent for playoffs. For those of you who thought the Vancouver Canucks were going to stand pat at the trade deadline, think again. Jim Benning, the clubs general manager struck a deal […] Canucks trade for Tyler Toffoli, what it means for Vancouver - The Canuck Way - The Canuck Way - A Vancouver Canucks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Editor In Leaf

Toronto Maple Leafs Should Orchestrate Blockbuster Trade For Josh Manson

The Toronto Maple Leafs can orchestrate a blockbuster deal before the trade deadline. The Toronto Maple Leafs need for additional depth is dire. After the hot streak, in which the Toronto Maple Leafs racked up a 10-1-1 record from mid-December untill early January, Toronto’s consistency faltered in which they gathered a 7-7-3 record. Given their poor […] Toronto Maple Leafs Should Orchestrate Blockbuster Trade For Josh Manson - Editor In Leaf - Editor In Leaf - A Toronto Maple Leafs Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

The Hockey Writers

Canucks Aquire Toffoli from Kings in Exchange for Schaller, Madden

The Vancouver Canucks have grabbed one of the top players on TSN’s Trade Bait board a week before Feb. 24’s trade deadline, acquiring right-winger Tyler Toffoli from the Los Angeles Kings in exchange for Tim Schaller, Tyler Madden, and a 2020 second-round draft pick. Toffoli’s Long Tenure in Los Angeles Is Over The 27-year-old right […] The post Canucks Aquire Toffoli from Kings in Exchange for Schaller, Madden appeared first on The Hockey Writers.

The Hockey Writers

THW’s Goalie News: Grubauer Update, Miller’s Collapse, and More

The NHL is reaching a fever pitch as the Feb. 24 trade deadline is less than a week away. One team may need to be on the lookout for a solution in net, as their starter is going to miss significant time. Grubauer Out Indefinitely In the third period of this weekend’s Stadium Series game […] The post THW’s Goalie News: Grubauer Update, Miller’s Collapse, and More appeared first on The Hockey Writers.

All About The Jersey

A 2020 NHL Trade Deadline Primer for the New Jersey Devils

Get well soon, Sami. There may be other teams also wishing you well with your ankle injury. | Photo by Jim McIsaac/ The 2020 NHL Trade Deadline is on February 24, 2020, which is now a week away. Get ready for this year’s trade deadline with this primer about the New Jersey Devils’ current situation, who they could move, what they need, and what could happen by 3 PM next Monday. The 2020 NHL Trade Deadline is just one week from this day. By 3:00 PM ET, all trades must be submitted to the league’s offices. After then, the 23-man active roster limit will be raised, teams are limited...

The Hockey Writers

3 Canucks’ Trade Deadline Targets – Forwards

The National Hockey League trade deadline is just around the corner and the Vancouver Canucks are right in the thick of things in the Western Conference playoff race. For the first time in a long time, they could be buyers instead of sellers, and that’s an exciting prospect for a team that has struggled to […] The post 3 Canucks’ Trade Deadline Targets – Forwards appeared first on The Hockey Writers.

PensBurgh

The Pens look good for striking early in the trade market

Photo by Joe Sargent/NHLI via Getting Jason Zucker pre-deadline looks to have been a smart move by the Penguins Jim Rutherford, as it’s often said, prefers to make his deals ahead of the NHL trade deadline instead of right at it. As he told the P-G recently: “You prefer [to get a trade completed sooner than later],” Rutherford said. “But only if you’re comfortable with it. At this point, there hasn’t been any comfort level. And there hasn’t been any urgency. If we don’t add anybody other than the injured players — and Jake, of course — it would be a pretty solid...

Sportsnet.ca

Coyotes’ Taylor Hall on trade deadline: ‘I don’t want to go anywhere else’

With the NHL’s trade deadline looming, star winger Taylor Hall says he wants to stick with the Coyotes for the rest of the 2019-20 campaign. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.

Sportsnet.ca

Jets Trade Tiers: Will Winnipeg trade a star forward to bolster defence?

Sportsnet is breaking down what each Canadian club has to work with as they head toward the NHL trade deadline, sorting each roster into Trade Tiers to hash out who’s safe, who’s available and who’s likely on the move. Next up: the Jets. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.

A Winning Habit

Montreal Canadiens: Tomas Tatar Is Currently Too Valuable To Keep

The Montreal Canadiens appraoch the trade deadline as clear sellers after losing four straight games last week. Tomas Tatar is one player that needs to be put on the trade block. The Montreal Canadiens have been hesitant to state their position as the trade deadline approaches. Their management team, led by Marc Bergevin has been […] Montreal Canadiens: Tomas Tatar Is Currently Too Valuable To Keep - A Winning Habit - A Winning Habit - A Montreal Canadiens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

The Hockey Writers

Lightning Go All-In With Coleman Trade

At his first trade deadline as the general manager of the Tampa Bay Lightning, Julien BriseBois decided to stand by his roster that was tearing through the NHL throughout the 2018-19 season. He stood pat, assuming that he had the right personnel in place to make a deep run in the 2019 playoffs. Related: 20 […] The post Lightning Go All-In With Coleman Trade appeared first on The Hockey Writers.

Sportsnet.ca

Predators’ surge ahead of deadline proves it’s go-time in Nashville

A very short time ago, the Nashville Predators seemed undeclared in terms of how they would approach the NHL trade deadline. So while they still reside just outside the post-season cutoff line, it feels like it’s go time in Tennessee. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.

Sportsnet.ca

New Jersey Devils GM talks trade deadline, vision for the future

The New Jersey Devils made a couple of trades on Sunday and, according to interim GM Tom Fitzgerald, they may not be done. Whether or not Fitzgerald remains in the GM chair this summer, he talked about deadline plans and his vision for the team’s future. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.

Last Word on Hockey

NHL Rumours: Vegas Golden Knights, Philadelphia Flyers, Florida Panthers

Monday is back with another dose of NHL Rumours. The trade deadline is only a week away so expect a flurry of activity from the league's top contenders. Last Word on Hockey will bring the best news and analysis each day. Today's rumours feature the Vegas Golden Knights, Philadelphia Flyers, and Florida Panthers. NHL Rumours Vegas Golden Knights Rumour: Chris Johnston of Sportsnet revealed in Saturday's Rumour Roundup segment that the Golden Knights are scouting the Los Angeles Kings for a possible trade. https://twitter.com/Sportsnet/status/1228786124568584192?s=20 Analysis: The Golden...

Pension Plan Puppets

Maple Leafs have cap space to spend, but do they have the assets?

Richard Lautens/Toronto Star via We don’t often think about draft-pick value at the trade deadline, but we should. Unused cap space is goals you didn’t score and games you didn’t win. You don’t get to bank it up to use next year when you’re more likely to win. You either spend it now or you give the goals to someone else. Always being a capped out team should be the Maple Leafs plan, not a state to be concerned over. We’re not running a household budget here where we need to save up for a rainy day. It’s raining all the time, and we need all the umbrellas we can afford...

Silver Seven

Devils Making Trades, Boudreau Fired, and the Black History Tour Continues

Photo by Andre Ringuette/NHLI via It’s another edition of your Monday Links, News, and Notes With the trade deadline just a week away and the stretch run for the play-offs right ahead of us, there’s been a lot of activity around the league these days: The New Jersey Devils were busy this weekend, completing two trades to stock up on picks and prospects. The first deal involved trading veteran defenseman Andy Greene to the New York Islanders for a second round pick in the 2021 draft, along with prospect David Quenneville. On the surface, this one reeks of Lou Lamoriello overpaying...

Last Word on Hockey

Ottawa Senators Claim Jayce Hawryluk Off Waivers

The Ottawa Senators announced Monday afternoon that they have claimed forward Jayce Hawryluk off of waivers from the Florida Panthers. He will wear the number 79. Just the second player ever to do so in Ottawa's history. Roster update: The #Sens have claimed forward Jayce Hawryluk off waivers from the @FlaPanthers. Mise à jour alignement : Les #Sens ont réclamé au ballotage l’attaquant Jayce Hawryluk des Panthers de la Floride. — Sens Communications (@Media_Sens) February 17, 2020 Jayce Hawryluk Claimed This claim comes just a week before the NHL Trade Deadline where the Senators are...

The Hockey Writers

Addressing Blues’ Weaknesses at the Trade Deadline

The St. Louis Blues have hit quite a rough patch since the beginning of 2020. Recently for the club, they have won just two of their last 11 games (2-6-3). They sit at the top of the Central, regardless, at 74 points. It feels as if Blues’ general manager Doug Armstrong needs to make a […] The post Addressing Blues’ Weaknesses at the Trade Deadline appeared first on The Hockey Writers.

NHL Trade Deadline 2019: Capitals acquire Carl Hagelin from Kings | NHL | NBC Sports

The Capitals acquire Carl Hagelin from the Los Angeles Kings, hoping he can add some speed on the ice. #NBCSports #NHL #NHLTradeDeadline #WashingtonCapitals #LosAngelesKings #CarlHagelin »

NHL Trade Deadline 2019: Blackhawks could add pieces before playoff push | NHL | NBC Sports

As the Chicago Blackhawks fight to move into playoff contention they could potentially add a piece at the deadline according to Bob McKenzie. #NBCSports #NHL #NHLTradeDeadline #Blackhawks »

Bruins Now: B's Acquire Charlie Coyle, Try To Sweep West Coast Road Trip

The Boston Bruins keep winning. NESN.com's Michaela Vernava hosts Bruins Now and explains how the team acquired Charlie Coyle prior to the trade deadline and is dominating the NHL during their west coast road trip. For more: http://www.nesn.com/bruins/