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Blues’ Blue Line Shakeup Is Coming

Over the past several seasons, the St. Louis Blues have been constant in one area: defense. Particularly since the Ken Hitchcock era, the Blues have focused on having a stout defense, and their personnel has not changed much. But the times, they are a changin. For a number of different reasons, the cast of characters on the Blues’ blue line is about to face a significant turnover. What does that mean, who will be affected, and who, if anyone, is safe? Five Plus Years of Pietrangelo & Bouwmeeste...
Tags: Usa, Toronto, Sport, Canada, Blues, Hockey, NHL, St Louis, Sochi, Toronto Maple Leafs, St Louis Blues, Alex Pietrangelo, Dunn, Bouwmeester, Gunnarsson, Jay Bouwmeester

NHL Rumors: Talbot, Matthews, Devils, Wild, More

In today’s rumor rundown, there is an update out of Toronto on the negotiations with Auston Matthews, a potential plan in place when it comes to the goaltending situation in Edmonton and speculation about the trade plans for the Minnesota Wild and New Jersey Devils. Auston Matthews Deal Getting Closer? While it’s been made clear by Mitch Marner’s representation that he likely won’t negotiate or sign an extension until after the season with Toronto, there is the potential Auston Matthews might....
Tags: New York, Minnesota, Toronto, Sport, New Jersey, Gm, Dallas, AHL, Hockey, NHL, Edmonton, New Jersey Devils, Don, Edmonton Oilers, Islanders, Auston Matthews

NHL Rumors: Hurricanes, Oilers, Red Wings, Muzzin, More

In today’s rumor rundown, there is plenty going following a busy Sunday in the NHL. After the Carolina Hurricanes beat the Edmonton Oilers, the team placed two players on waivers hinting that something might be up with player movement or management changes. Meanwhile, the Hurricanes, despite delivering a drubbing to Edmonton, are still looking for a top-six forward. Meanwhile, the Red Wings are willing to move a lot more than just pending free agents, the New York Rangers have been scouting the ...
Tags: La, Toronto, Sport, Kings, Dallas, Detroit Red Wings, AHL, Hockey, NHL, Edmonton, New York Rangers, Los Angeles Kings, Edmonton Oilers, Oilers, Carolina Hurricanes, Colorado Avalanche

NHL Rumors: Muzzin and the Leafs, Skinner, Oilers, and More

In today’s rumor rundown the Leafs have to decide the price they’re willing to pay for a defenseman, the Sabres and Jeff Skinner are working hard to get a deal done. At the same time, Kevin Shattenkirk is trying not to think about the possibility of being traded out of New York and the Oilers are looking at making a deal but also being cautious about their approach. Maple Leafs Interested in Jake Muzzin Darren Dreger was on TSN 1050 talking about the fact that Maple Leafs GM Kyle Dubas and the...
Tags: New York, Sport, Buffalo, Hockey, NHL, New York Rangers, Los Angeles Kings, Ny Post, Edmonton Oilers, Oilers, Leafs, Maple Leafs, Toronto Maple Leafs, Buffalo Sabres, Brooks, Jeff Skinner

NHL Rumors: Senators, Red Wings, Hurricanes, More

In today’s rumor rundown, the Ottawa Senators are talking with their free agents and while things aren’t there yet, there are signs that deals might get done. The Detroit Red Wings have a number of free agents that could fetch a decent return but the team may choose to re-sign them and the Carolina Hurricanes trade for Nino Niederreiter is likely not the only move this team makes in the next couple weeks. Finally, could William Nylander be traded in the offseason? One former Maple Leafs GM seems...
Tags: Usa, Toronto, Sport, Detroit Red Wings, Hockey, NHL, Detroit, Minnesota Wild, Howard, Brian Burke, Oilers, Leafs, Maple Leafs, TSN, Toronto Maple Leafs, Ottawa Senators

The TSN Insiders Tonight With Detroit Talk

What does the future hold for Matt Duchene in Ottawa? Will Mark Stone and Cody Ceci stay with the Sens? Should we expect trades out of Carolina and Detroit? TSN Hockey Insiders Bob McKenzie and Darren Dreger discuss this and more. The Detroit talk starts at the 2:40 mark. Watch at TSN.
Tags: Sport, Detroit, Ottawa, TSN, Carolina, Cody Ceci, Matt Duchene, Bob McKenzie, Darren Dreger, TSN Hockey Insiders, Will Mark Stone

NHL Rumors: Flyers, Jackets, Oilers, Maple Leafs, More

In today’s rumor rundown, things have slowed on the Wayne Simmonds front while talk in Toronto has picked up, especially if discussing who might be available in trade from the Maple Leafs side of the equation. The Edmonton Oilers are in on a New York Ranger and are one of a few teams asking about Micheal Ferland. Simmonds Talk Cools a Touch While the likelihood is that Wayne Simmonds is still traded out of Philadelphia before the trade deadline, Elliotte Friedman said of his status: “I think o...
Tags: Usa, New York, Toronto, Sport, Gm, Rangers, Philadelphia, Vancouver, Norway, Penguins, Hockey, NHL, Edmonton, Metro, Edmonton Oilers, Flyers

NHL Rumors: Penuins, Maple Leafs, Ducks, More

In today’s rumor rundown, the Penguins look to be busy, the Leafs are hitting up the rental market and the Ducks will be hanging onto one of their forwards because he simply won’t let them trade him. How Busy Will the Penguins Be? Darren Dreger of TSN, Dan Kingerski of Pittsburgh Hockey Now and Jason Mackey of the Pittsburgh Post Gazette all seem to agree that the Penguins have something going on, potentially before the NHL Trade Deadline on Feb 25. Derick Brassard Dreger says that center De...
Tags: Usa, Toronto, Sport, Canada, Dallas, Penguins, AHL, Hockey, NHL, Ducks, Anaheim Ducks, Dallas Stars, Derick Brassard, Leafs, Maple Leafs, TSN

NHL Rumors: Penguins, Maple Leafs, Ducks, More

In today’s rumor rundown, the Penguins look to be busy, the Leafs are hitting up the rental market and the Ducks will be hanging onto one of their forwards because he simply won’t let them trade him. How Busy Will the Penguins Be? Darren Dreger of TSN, Dan Kingerski of Pittsburgh Hockey Now and Jason Mackey of the Pittsburgh Post Gazette all seem to agree that the Penguins have something going on, potentially before the NHL Trade Deadline on Feb 25. Derick Brassard Dreger says that center De...
Tags: Usa, Toronto, Sport, Canada, Dallas, Penguins, AHL, Hockey, NHL, Ducks, Anaheim Ducks, Dallas Stars, Derick Brassard, Leafs, Maple Leafs, TSN

All Kinds Of Trade Talk

from TSN, - The Toronto Maple Leafs have been long rumoured to be in search of a top-four defenceman to strengthen their chances of a playoff run. TSN Hockey Insider Bob McKenzie confirmed Wednesday that the Leafs’ first-round pick this year is in play ahead of the trade deadline, but suggested one or even two forwards could be moved for the right addition to the blueline.... - Pittsburgh Penguins general manager Jim Rutherford said last week that he believes Derick Brassard has s...
Tags: Sport, Philadelphia, Vancouver, Derick Brassard, Leafs, TSN, Toronto Maple Leafs, LeBrun, Wayne Simmonds, Pittsburgh Penguins, Bob McKenzie, Jim Rutherford, Pierre Lebrun, Darren Dreger, TSN Radio, TSN Hockey

Senators Weekly: Duchene, Stone, Ceci & More

Welcome to Senators’ Weekly, where you can catch up on the past week of the Ottawa Senators throughout the 2018-19 season. From trending topics to surging prospects to news and notes, this is your weekly roundup on all things Sens. The Senators entered the week on an eight-game losing streak, looking to change their trend on their trip to California. They faced off against the Anaheim Ducks first, who, ironically, also entered the game on an eight-game losing streak. It took four frames, b...
Tags: Column, California, Toronto, Sport, Canada, AHL, Hockey, NHL, Calgary Flames, San Jose Sharks, RFA, Anaheim Ducks, Ottawa, Los Angeles Kings, Boston Bruins, TSN

Bruins’ Trade Deadline Targets

It is hard to believe that trading season is here once again, but as the NHL’s annual All-Star Game creeps a little bit closer that means the deadline is right around the corner. This season there appears to be more of a buyer’s market than anything, which greatly benefits a team like the Boston Bruins. As the Bruins get healthier and the wins continue to pile up, it only strength?ens the team’s case to buy at this deadline. With a number of young players on ‘value deals,’ there might not ...
Tags: Boston, Toronto, Sport, Dallas, AHL, Hockey, NHL, Chicago Blackhawks, Ottawa, New Jersey Devils, Dallas Stars, Boston Bruins, Philadelphia Flyers, Bruins, Patrice Bergeron, Washington Capitals

Should the Maple Leafs Trade Nylander for Simmonds?

It’s been a roller coaster year for William Nylander. First, he successfully held out for a larger contract, and second, he had a frustrating on-ice start to the season and it took more time than anyone wanted for him to find the scoresheet. I’m sure the Toronto Maple Leafs are pleased, both that the contract and the scoring woes are in the past and that Nylander is starting to contribute regularly as the team moves towards the playoffs. A postseason appearance which, unless disaster strik...
Tags: Toronto, Sport, Philadelphia, Hockey, NHL, Berger, Los Angeles Kings, Boston Bruins, DeMar DeRozan, Edmonton Oilers, Flyers, Bruins, Maple Leafs, TSN, Toronto Maple Leafs, Wayne Simmonds

NHL Rumors: William Karlsson, Ducks, Devils, More

In today’s rumor rundown, there is news about the status of contract negotiations between the Vegas Golden Knights and William Karlsson, there is speculation the New Jersey Devils will be sellers at the deadline and there is bound to be a massive change coming to the Anaheim Ducks. Golden Knights Not Rushing to Sign Karlsson In the face of rumors that offer sheets might exist in the NHL marketplace this summer, one team isn’t worried. The Vegas Golden Knights have superstar William Karlsson on...
Tags: California, Sport, New Jersey, Gm, Hockey, NHL, San Jose Sharks, Sharks, Anaheim Ducks, New Jersey Devils, Winnipeg, Anaheim, Athletic, Matthews, Taylor Hall, Bob Murray

NHL Rumors: Schenn, Bobrovsky, Canadiens and More

In today’s rumor rundown, there is an update on the interest surrounding Blues’ forward Brayden Schenn, the Montreal Canadiens and Philadelphia Flyers will be two teams to watch and things are still a bit sticky in Columbus when it comes to Sergei Bobrovsky. Boston Bruins Pursuing Brayden Schenn TSN’s Pierre LeBrun notes that the Bruins are potentially interested in Brayden Schenn out of St. Louis. He says, “Former Flyer Brayden Schenn is drawing interest around the league…  the St. Louis Blue...
Tags: Usa, Boston, Sport, Blues, Philadelphia, Hockey, NHL, Montreal, St Louis, Columbus, Tampa, Boston Bruins, Montreal Canadiens, Canadiens, Philadelphia Flyers, Bruins

Rick Nash Officially Retires From NHL

In what will likely be considered a non-shocking turn of events, on Friday morning, a statement released by Rick Nash and his agency, Top Shelf Sports Management, made the announcement that he is retiring from the game of professional hockey. The statement read: Due to unresolved issues/symptoms from the concussion sustained last March, Rick Nash will be forced to retire from the game of hockey. Under the advice of his medical team, the risk of further brain injury is far too great if Rick retur...
Tags: Usa, News, Sport, Hockey, NHL, Boston Bruins, Columbus Blue Jackets, Athletic, Rick, Rick Nash, Nash, Aaron Portzline, Jarome Iginla, Portzline, Darren Dreger, Top Story

Rick Nash Forced To Retire Due To Concussion Issues

Statement from Joe Resnick of Top Shelf Sports Management Inc. @Topshelf_TSSM on behalf of his client Rick Nash — Darren Dreger (@DarrenDreger) January 11, 2019
Tags: Sport, Rick Nash, Darren Dreger, Joe Resnick, Top Shelf Sports Management Inc

NHL Rumors: Canadiens, Maple Leafs, Blues, More

In today’s rumor rundown, the Montreal Canadiens would like to make some improvements but aren’t prepared to bet the future to do it. Meanwhile, Maple Leafs GM Kyle Dubas is heading to Russia to check out some of the talents there. In San Jose, the Sharks are worried about their goaltending and there is some speculation the team might look to the trade market to shore up that issue. Finally, Doug Armstrong is not happy in St. Louis and big changes are expected. Canadiens Not Interested in Renta...
Tags: Usa, Russia, Toronto, Sport, Gm, Dallas, San Jose, Vancouver, Hockey, NHL, St Louis, Sharks, Los Angeles Kings, Montreal Canadiens, Canadiens, Leafs

NHL Rumors: Bruins and Blues Talking, Oilers Shopping, More

In today’s NHL rumors, the Bruins and Blues might be talking trade for a significant forward and the Oilers are looking to move as many as five assets at a time that trades can be difficult. Finally, the Buffalo Sabres may be looking at options for Jeff Skinner. Boston Bruins and St. Louis Blues Working on Deal? Bruins general manager Don Sweeney has been very active on the phone with other GMs around the NHL trying to engineer a trade. He’s tired of seeing the Bruins continue to unsuccessfull...
Tags: Usa, Sport, Nashville, Buffalo, Hockey, NHL, San Jose Sharks, Edmonton, Boston Bruins, Edmonton Oilers, Perry Nelson, Bruins, Oilers, Toronto Maple Leafs, Buffalo Sabres, LeBrun

NHL Rumors: Leafs Goaltending, Rangers Trades, More

In today’s NHL rumors, the Maple Leafs might be on the hunt for another netminder, the Rangers have some attractive pieces they might make available in trade and there are updates on latest speculation out of Columbus and Colorado. Maple Leafs Might Be Looking For Goaltending As per a report by TSN, the Toronto Maple Leafs might be looking for additional help in goal as they are without goaltenders Frederik Andersen and Garret Sparks, the latter of which was just confirmed to have suffered a c...
Tags: Usa, New York, Colorado, Sport, Rangers, Hockey, NHL, Babcock, Columbus, New York Rangers, Nahl, Maple Leafs, Toronto Maple Leafs, Columbus Blue Jackets, Nikita Zadorov, Mats Zuccarello

NHL Rumors: Benn, Seguin, Frolik, Oilers, More

In today’s rumor rundown there are updates in Dallas surrounding the team and the comments made by Jim Lites towards Jamie Benn and Tyler Seguin, there is news out of Calgary as it pertains to Michael Frolik, and there are a number of updates on other teams including the Edmonton Oilers who won a game in Arizona on Wednesday but  still have a ton of holes the organization needs to fill. Clearing the Air in Dallas? Elliotte Friedman of Sportsnet reported that Dallas Stars owner Tom Gaglardi met...
Tags: Sport, Stars, Chicago, Arizona, Dallas, Hockey, NHL, Calgary Flames, Calgary, Edmonton, New York Rangers, Dallas Stars, Walsh, Chicago Tribune, Edmonton Oilers, Islanders

NHL Rumors: Benn, Seguin, Rangers, Oilers, More

In today’s NHL rumors there is talk about the New York Rangers and forward Kevin Hayes, the Oilers need to find secondary scoring in the absence of Alex Chiasson and the Carolina Hurricanes may look towards the Toronto Maple Leafs to solve their offensive woes. Plus, what is the reaction to the tirade delivered by the Stars organization towards Jamie Benn and Tyler Seguin? Rangers and Kevin Hayes The Rangers are officially allowed to negotiate with pending free agent Kevin Hayes after January ...
Tags: Usa, New York, Sport, Stars, Rangers, Dallas, Vancouver, Hockey, NHL, New York Rangers, Dallas Stars, Oilers, Toronto Maple Leafs, Tyler Seguin, Carolina Hurricanes, Jeff Skinner

NHL Rumors: Anderson, Carter, Skinner, More

In today’s NHL rumors, there is an injury update on goaltender Craig Anderson and how it might affect his trade value around the league. There might finally be some good news coming out of St. Louis, an NHL insider tries to predict Jeff Skinner’s next contract and the LA Kings have spoken with Jeff Carter’s agent to gauge what trading him might look like. Craig Anderson’s Concussion to Affect Trade Value? Craig Anderson has been missing games with an upper-body injury. It has been determined t...
Tags: Usa, La, Sport, Gm, Kings, Blues, Buffalo, Ken Campbell, Hockey, NHL, St Louis, Anderson, Ottawa, Los Angeles Kings, Boston Bruins, Carter

NHL Rumors: Panarin, Hakstol, the Roster Freeze, More

In today’s rumor rundown, NHL trade talk is picking up just a couple days out from the roster freeze and there are at least three or four teams leading the way in terms of trade rumors. There were reports the Flyers were planning on switching coaches and there are two teams looking at Artemi Panarin in terms of a free agent signing. Talk Before the Roster Freeze Bob McKenzie was on TSN 690 and said that GMs are telling him there is more trade talk going on leading up to the holiday roster free...
Tags: Usa, New York, Los Angeles, Sport, Chicago, Gm, Rangers, Philadelphia, Hockey, NHL, New York Rangers, Chicago Blackhawks, Philadelphia Flyers, Flyers, TSN, Buffalo Sabres

Flyers to Fire Hakstol, Hire Quenneville: Report

The Philadelphia Flyers are reportedly firing Dave Hakstol as their head coach and are hiring Joel Quenneville as their new coach, Dave Isaac of Courier Post is reporting. Important to note is that Darren Dreger is reporting that no decision has been made yet. This situation is still being updated. Sources: #Flyers make the decision to fire Dave Hakstol, hire Joel Quenneville: — Dave Isaac (@davegisaac) December 16, 2018 The Flyers are in last place in the Eastern Con...
Tags: News, Colorado, Sport, Chicago, Philadelphia, Hockey, NHL, Philadelphia 76ers, Philadelphia Flyers, Flyers, Blackhawks, Joel Quenneville, Dave Hakstol, Fletcher, Stanley Cups, Hextall

Best & Worst Blues’ Contracts: Armstrong’s Track Record

Critics of the St. Louis Blues’ general manager Doug Armstrong have plenty of ammunition this season, as the team is off to an abysmal 11-14-4 start. Despite being named by national pundits as the winner of the offseason, Armstrong is now under intense scrutiny as the roster he’s built clearly isn’t getting the job done. One of the most common complaints about Armstrong is his tendency to hand out bad contracts. But is this a fair critique? We’ll be taking a look at this claim in this article, f...
Tags: Usa, Sport, Canada, Gm, Army, Blues, Hockey, NHL, St Louis, Sochi, Moose, Maroon, Elliott, Schwartz, Ryan O Reilly, Gary Bettman

Video-Darren Dreger With Some Trade Talk

via NBC Sports, How active will 'Hawks, Blues be in trade market? The Chicago Blackhawks and St. Louis Blues are off to disappointing starts, and could be sellers in the trade market. Leafs and Flyers mentioned too.   Your browser does not support iframes.
Tags: Sport, Chicago Blackhawks, Nbc Sports, Leafs, St Louis Blues, Darren Dreger

NHL Rumors: Quick, Muzzin, Hitchcock, Fletcher, More

In today’s rumor rundown there is more talk about the LA Kings and potentially the moves of Jonathan Quick and/or Jake Muzzin, the Oilers new coach may be sticking around and the GM in Philly is ready to pounce on moves in more than one area. Finally, will the Blackhawks trade a core player? Still Plenty of Talk Surrounding LA Kings Dennis Bernstein tweeted on Monday, after the Kings lost again, that there is more truth to the rumors about trades out of LA that people probably care to admit. F...
Tags: La, Sport, Chicago, Gm, Kings, Philadelphia, Hockey, NHL, Edmonton, Chicago Blackhawks, Minnesota Wild, Los Angeles Kings, Dallas Stars, Petersen, Philly, Bernstein

NHL Rumors: Karlsson, Parayko, Coyotes, More

In today’s rumor rundown, there are whispers things in San Jose are not going well and that the coach is on the hot seat while a star player may be questioning his long-term future with the team. There are also NHL insiders trying to connect the dots on the Alex Pietrangelo rumors and one insider believes that Colton Parayko may, in fact, be a better target. Will the Coyotes look for goaltending with Raanta on the shelf? Things Not Going Well in San Jose Despite expectations that the San Jose ...
Tags: Toronto, Sport, San Jose, Hockey, NHL, San Jose Sharks, Sharks, Leafs, Maple Leafs, Coyotes, Arizona Coyotes, Athletic, St Louis Blues, Simmons, Alex Pietrangelo, Calvin Pickard

NHL Rumors: Kessel, Gagner, Expansion News, More

In today’s NHL rumors, there is speculation the Pittsburgh Penguins are considering their options when it comes to Phil Kessel, the Blackhawks are trying to figure out their cap situation so they can make a move, potentially for a Vancouver Canuck, the Ducks are looking for a defenseman, and the Vegas Golden Knights make try to shake up the Seattle expansion draft. Penguins Testing the Kessel Waters? Multiple sources have said that the Pittsburgh Penguins have “tested the market” for winger Ph...
Tags: Usa, Toronto, Sport, Gm, Penguins, Hockey, NHL, Seattle, Columbus, Vegas, Chicago Blackhawks, Anaheim Ducks, Auston Matthews, Maple Leafs, LeBrun, Blackhawks