March 2nd, 2015 In San Jose Sharks, Trades Contracts and Transactions 20 comments

An exhausting couple of days for hockey fans is now over as the 2015 NHL trade deadline has now passed. The obvious question is who came out looking smart and who came out looking, well, not so smart? On my winners list coming out tomorrow you will see teams who were trade partners at the deadline because sometimes trades are good for both teams....

March 2nd, 2015 In Boston Bruins, Trades Contracts and Transactions 1 comments

While Boston Bruins fans were sleeping, Peter Chiarelli was up late into the night trying to improve his hockey club. The first official deal of the National Hockey League's trade deadline day belonged to the Bruins, acquiring right-winger Brett Connolly from the Tampa Bay Lightning in exchange for Boston's second-round draft picks for this...

March 2nd, 2015 In Montreal Canadiens, Trades Contracts and Transactions 20 comments

If you can’t beat them, have them join you. That might be the reasoning behind Montreal Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin’s acquisition of centers Brian Flynn and Torrey Mitchell via the Buffalo Sabres—to go along with defenseman Jeff Petry from the Edmonton Oilers—on trade deadline day. This with Buffalo having beaten...

March 2nd, 2015 In San Jose Sharks, Trades Contracts and Transactions 4 comments

Apparently the dog house never really leaves a player. Tyler Kennedy struggled to get playing time his entire time in San Jose. It was widely reported that he and Todd McLellan never saw things the same way. But couldn't Doug Wilson try to get at least something for him? Tyler Kennedy Trade Details There isn't much to tell you, to be honest. The...

March 2nd, 2015 In Pittsburgh Penguins, Trades Contracts and Transactions 1 comments

Rumor around Pittsburgh after the Daniel Winnik deal last week was that General Manager Jim Rutherford was done making deals, but would keep the phone on during Monday's Trade Deadline day.  As always, "never say never." The Pittsburgh Penguins set out to address defensive depth if possible.  In two separate moves, one with a bit of...

March 2nd, 2015 In News, Trades Contracts and Transactions 0 comments

We're breaking down the new faces coming into each division following the trade deadline. These posts will be updated with new information throughout the day. Chicago Blackhawks The Blackhawks were expected to make a couple of moves at the deadline after losing Patrick Kane for 12 weeks to injury and losing Johnny Oduya to terrible play for most...

March 2nd, 2015 In News, Trades Contracts and Transactions 0 comments

We're breaking down the new faces coming into each division following the trade deadline. These posts will be updated with new information throughout the day. Anaheim Ducks The Anaheim Ducks were a part of an early trade that was a hockey deal with two teams trading young players, straight up, hoping that the other fits their current needs a...

March 2nd, 2015 In News, Trades Contracts and Transactions 0 comments

We're breaking down the new faces coming into each division following the trade deadline. These posts will be updated with new information throughout the day. Carolina Hurricanes In a deal that sent Tim Gleason to the Washington Capitals, the 'Canes grabbed a 4th round pick and defender Jack Hillen in return. Hillen has played 35 games with...

March 2nd, 2015 In St Louis Blues, Trades Contracts and Transactions 8 comments

St. Louis Blues General Manager Doug Armstrong is known for his shrewd approach to personnel management, never one for making a deal for it's own sake. Today's NHL Trade Deadline brought an opportunity for Armstrong to improve his team and maintain their position as a powerhouse in the already highly competitive Western Conference. Given their...

March 2nd, 2015 In Edmonton Oilers, Montreal Canadiens, Trades Contracts and Transactions 0 comments

It certainly was not the sort of return fans of the Edmonton Oilers were hoping for but in the end, no one should have been overly surprised to see Jeff Petry fetch what he did. Anyone who has watched the American blueliner play with any sort of regularity is well aware of the fact the Montreal Canadiens were essentially handed a gift by Craig...

March 2nd, 2015 In News, Trades Contracts and Transactions 0 comments

We're breaking down the new faces coming into each division following the trade deadline. These posts will be updated with new information throughout the day. Boston Bruins He stays in-division, but the Bolts have sent Brett Connolly to the Bruins in exchange for a 2015 2nd round pick and a 2016 2nd round pick. Connolly is a 22-year-old winger...

March 2nd, 2015 In Edmonton Oilers, Trades Contracts and Transactions 1 comments

As the 2015 Trade Deadline approaches, it appears as though the Edmonton Oilers will once again have an extremely eventful day ahead of them. With the playoffs out of reach and the team deep within the Connor McDavid sweepstakes, the rebuild in Edmonton looks set to continue into the forseeable future. As a result, the Oilers should be very...

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