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Carbomb Makes an Impact for Blueshirts

Since the New York Rangers acquired forward and Stanley Cup Champion Daniel Carcillo from the Los Angeles Kings on January 4th in exchange for a 7th round draft pick, the […]

by · February 13, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · New York Rangers, Trades Contracts and Transactions
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Florida Panthers: Who Should be Moved Before the NHL Trade Deadline?

With the trade deadline looming, the Florida Panthers will need to make some franchise-changing decisions before March 5th, as their team is currently built for anything but long-term success. Going into […]

Michael Grabner stepped up his play after returning from the Olympics, but has been sidelined lately due to a concussion. (Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports)

Who Should the Islanders Sell at the Trade Deadline?

The Islanders have had a troubling year so far. This year was supposed to be the next step for a young team in growing and becoming a formidable playoff team, […]

by · February 6, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · New York Islanders, Trades Contracts and Transactions
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Edmonton Oilers: What to do with Sam Gagner

It seems to be a question asked every single year. What do the Oilers do with Sam Gagner? Few Oilers have found their names churned in the rumour mill in […]

by · February 4, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers, Trades Contracts and Transactions
Chris Stewart has seen his name surface in trade rumors (Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports)

Why a Stewart-Callahan Deal Makes Sense for Blues

Since the St. Louis Blues were considered Stanley Cup favorites in 2001, the franchise has watched the Carolinas and the Pittsburghs acquire talent mid-season to assist with their championship runs. […]

by · February 2, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · NHL Rumors, St Louis Blues, Trades Contracts and Transactions
Tyler Bozak, Phil Kessel and James van Riemsdyk have been relied upon too heavily this season (John E. Sokolowski-USA TODAY Sports)

Maple Leafs Trade Bait: No Catch to be Made

There is something special about to happen in the NHL. Not on-ice but rather away from the rink up in the press boxes and executive offices. It only happens once […]

by · January 30, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Toronto Maple Leafs, Trades Contracts and Transactions
Shero’s Toughest Decision Yet Looms on Post-Olympic Horizon

Shero’s Toughest Decision Yet Looms on Post-Olympic Horizon

Former Pittsburgh Penguins GM Craig Patrick did it in 1991, and then again in 1992. Current Pens GM Ray Shero did it 2012. They made very difficult decisions to trade […]

A Kadri for Kesler deal would make sense on the Leafs' part, but unfortunately for them it will cost a whole lot more  (Kevin Hoffman-USA TODAY Sports)

Does Nazem Kadri Have Superstar Potential?

Perhaps the Toronto Maple Leafs should think about trading Nazem Kadri a little more often. A little after a week since GM Dave Nonis said he would be “willing to […]

The Sharks suffered an agonizing defeat in Winnipeg to start the road trip.

Jets’ Arrivals and Departures: Postma and Clitsome

  Winnipeg Jets defencemen Paul Postma and Grant Clitsome are headed in very different directions. Postma is finally skating again, three months after being diagnosed with a blood clot in […]

by · January 18, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Trades Contracts and Transactions, Winnipeg Jets
Evander Kane (Bruce Fedyck-US PRESSWIRE)

The THW/Penguins Mailbag: Happy New Year

Happy New Year everyone! Hope that you all had a safe and happy holiday season. Without further ado, let’s fire up the mailbag. From what I understand, (Penguins GM Ray) […]

by · January 17, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Pittsburgh Penguins, Trades Contracts and Transactions
Matt Hendricks (Tom Turks / THW)

Struggling Goalie Dubnyk traded to Nashville for Hendricks

The Edmonton Oilers, staring a lost season in the face, decided to cut bait on their most frustrating possession: Devan Dubnyk. The 27-year-old net-minder is currently making $3.5-million. His contract will expire at […]

by · January 15, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Trades Contracts and Transactions
Ray Shero won the 2013 General Manager of the Year Award. (Charles LeClaire-US PRESSWIRE)

A List of Potential Penguins’ Trade Options for Your Debating Pleasure

The NHL’s annual trade deadline is just under two full months away, at 3pm eastern time in March 5th. However, there will be a “freeze” put on all rosters on, […]