Morrow was the Stars' captain at the time he was traded (Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports)

Brenden Morrow: Bill Guerin 2.0?

Brenden Morrow may possibly be too old, washed-up and slow to play in the Penguins system. But he may also be exactly what they need to win another Stanley Cup. […]

by · March 26, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Pittsburgh Penguins, Trades Contracts and Transactions
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Trade Deadline 2013: Should Bruins Fans Expect A Blockbuster?

By Wayne Whittaker, Boston Bruins Correspondent With names like Jarome Iginla, Martin St. Louis and Jaromir Jagr being casually tossed into conversation around Boston, it can be easy to get […]

by · March 25, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, NHL Rumors, Trades Contracts and Transactions
Penguins Joe Morrow (23rd overall) shows lots of promise (Aaron Bell/CHL Images)

Morrow-For-Morrow Trade A Winning Move For Stars

Early Sunday evening news broke that the Dallas Stars had traded left wing Brenden Morrow, along with a 3rd round pick, to the Pittsburgh Penguins in exchange for prospect defenceman […]

by · March 25, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Dallas Stars, Trades Contracts and Transactions
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Trade Deadline Focus: Jonathan Bernier

As the trade deadline approaches, the Los Angeles Kings must decide if Jonathan Bernier is more valuable to them as a trade piece or as an insurance policy.

Michel Therrien and Marc Bergevin have done a great job building a winning team. (Eric Bolte-US PRESSWIRE)

Montreal Canadiens Trade Deadline: Who? What? Where?

The faces, the jerseys, the sites and the sounds may change season after season, yet it is true that all Stanley Cup winning teams share some common traits from year to year. How about clutch, opportunistic scoring and strong goaltending? Yep. Don’t forget about that long and wiry playoff beard. No wonder Dustin Penner was so good in last year’s playoffs. The man’s beard is solid.

But all kidding aside, perhaps one of the most important of these shared traits, or better… tendencies… is the one we often lose track of: every Stanley Cup champion is never the same team it was at the beginning of the season.

by · March 23, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Montreal Canadiens, Trades Contracts and Transactions
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Matt D’Agostini Traded from St. Louis Blues to New Jersey Devils

With T.J. Oshie expected to return to the Blues’ lineup Saturday night, a roster spot had to become available. Matt D’Agostini, a former 21 goal-scorer, was the odd man out. […]

by · March 22, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New Jersey Devils, St Louis Blues, Trades Contracts and Transactions
Nikolai Kulemin Trade: What Could the Maple Leafs Acquire?

Nikolai Kulemin Trade: What Could the Maple Leafs Acquire?

Nikolai Kulemin trade rumours are churning up left an right, leaving us wondering what the Toronto Maple Leafs could get in return for the young forward.

by · March 19, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Toronto Maple Leafs, Trades Contracts and Transactions
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Lars Eller vs. Jaroslav Halak: A Revisionist History

Universally panned at first, the Eller/Halak deal now looks like advantage Montreal They traded Jaro for who? Some guy named Lars Eller…               Qui? Lars H-Eller? Never heard of him. He’s Danish. […]

Panthers Acquire T.J. Brennan From Sabres

Panthers Acquire T.J. Brennan From Sabres

On Friday night it was announced that the Florida Panthers had acquired defenseman T.J. Brennan from the Buffalo Sabres in exchange for a 5th round draft pick in 2013. The […]

by · March 15, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Florida Panthers, Trades Contracts and Transactions
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Toronto Maple Leafs: Playoff Contenders and Trade Deadline Sellers

The Toronto Maple Leafs are surprisingly comfortably in playoff position. Fortunately for the Maple Leafs, they will also be sellers at the trade deadline.

by · March 14, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Toronto Maple Leafs, Trades Contracts and Transactions
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Trade Brings Depth To Tampa Bay

Monday afternoon the Anaheim Ducks and Tampa Bay Lightning made a deal that sent 28-year-old Oakville, Ontario centerman Kyle Wilson to the Anaheim organization and shipped 25-year-old Apple Valley, Minnesota […]

by · March 13, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Tampa Bay Lightning, Trades Contracts and Transactions
Valeri Nichushkin has been compared to Rangers forward Rick Nash. (Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports)

Evaluating Some NHL 2012 Offseason Trades

This week, the National Hockey League will hit the midway point of the season. Because the year started in January (instead of October), it is often forgot who swapped sweaters […]

by · March 6, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Trades Contracts and Transactions