Rumor Roundup

Doan's new deadline

Doan's new deadline

by Lyle Richardson - July 12, 2012 1:00 PM EDT

The Coyotes captain will start seriously looking at other team soon; plus the latest on Morrow, Martin and more.
The ongoing saga regarding the sale of the Phoenix Coyotes continues to impact unrestricted free agent right winger Shane Doan’s decision over where he’ll play next season.


The Shane Doan sweepstakes

The Shane Doan sweepstakes

by Lyle Richardson - July 11, 2012 11:09 AM EDT

Will the long-time Coyotes captain leave the desert and if so, where will he end up?
A week and a half into the NHL’s unrestricted free agent period, Phoenix Coyotes captain Shane Doan is reportedly ready to consider offers from rival teams.


When to trade Shea Weber?

When to trade Shea Weber?

by Lyle Richardson - July 10, 2012 11:09 AM EDT

With one big-name defenseman gone, the Nashville Predators have to decide what to do with the other one before it's too late.
Defenseman Ryan Suter’s decision to sign a 13-year, $98-million contract with the Minnesota Wild came as a shock to his former team, the Nashville Predators - and especially captain Shea Weber.


No end in site for Nash, Doan, Luongo sweepstakes

No end in site for Nash, Doan, Luongo sweepstakes

by Lyle Richardson - July 9, 2012 1:20 PM EDT

High asking price drags Nash trade talks on; Doan unsure about Phoenix return; and more.
Fans expecting a quick end to the trade rumors surrounding Columbus Blue Jackets right winger Rick Nash after left winger Zach Parise came off the free agent market could be disappointed.


Bouwmeester a wanted man

Bouwmeester a wanted man

by Lyle Richardson - July 6, 2012 9:55 AM EDT

Calgary getting calls on J-Bo; Brian Burke trying to appease Leafs Nation; Vancouver still hunting for help.
Defenseman Ryan Suter's signing with the Minnesota Wild has those who lost out in bidding for his services scrambling for alternatives. One name frequently mentioned is Calgary blueliner Jay Bouwmeester, the subject of trade speculation since the Flames acquired Dennis Wideman from Washington nearly two weeks ago and signed him to a multi-year contract.


With Suter and Parise gone, trade market heats up

With Suter and Parise gone, trade market heats up

by Lyle Richardson - July 5, 2012 11:41 AM EDT

Predators, Red Wings and Rangers change focus...Bobby Ryan and Rick Nash now No. 1...What now for Shea Weber?
The Minnesota Wild generated their own Fourth of July fireworks by signing left winger Zach Parise and defenseman Ryan Suter – the two best players in this summer’s free agent market – to identical 13-year, $98-million contracts.


Panthers prepare for Luongo

Panthers prepare for Luongo

by Lyle Richardson - July 4, 2012 11:30 AM EDT

Florida plays waiting game for Luongo; Hemsky back in rumor mill; Bruins looking to add depth
Speculation that Vancouver Canucks goaltender Roberto Luongo is headed back to Florida continues to percolate. Luongo, who played five seasons with the Panthers before being shipped to the Canucks in 2006, is thought to look favorably on a trade back to his old club.


Never-ending Nash talks continue

Never-ending Nash talks continue

by Lyle Richardson - July 3, 2012 11:48 AM EDT

Scott Howson holding out for home run trade; Bobby Ryan's blowout not pushing Bob Murray to deal him; Teemu Selanne's summer cycle; and Shane Doan plays waiting game.
The limited supply of available free agent talent could result in higher-than-normal trade activity. The main name, of course, remains Rick Nash, who the Columbus Blue Jackets have been trying to move since January.


The latest on Parise, Suter

The latest on Parise, Suter

by Lyle Richardson - June 29, 2012 2:10 PM EDT

July 1 is only two days away, so where do the biggest free agents stand?
With the NHL’s unrestricted free agent market opening at noon Eastern July 1, there are few updates from the camps of Zach Parise and Ryan Suter, the two best players available this summer.


Is Doan done in the desert?

Is Doan done in the desert?

by Lyle Richardson - June 28, 2012 1:46 PM EDT

Captain Coyote has been with the same franchise his whole career, but ownership uncertainty may end that relationship.
Long-time Phoenix Coyotes captain Shane Doan seems to be headed for unrestricted free agency. It’s believed Doan would like to re-sign with the Coyotes, but is concerned about the lingering uncertainty over their future in Arizona.


Where will Luongo go?

Where will Luongo go?

by Lyle Richardson - June 27, 2012 2:14 PM EDT

Will the Canucks netminder allow the team to trade him anywhere but Florida?; plus defensemen available.
The rumor mill was percolating Monday over reports claiming Vancouver Canucks goaltender Roberto Luongo was trying to engineer a trade to his former club, the Florida Panthers.


July 1 speculation heats up

July 1 speculation heats up

by Lyle Richardson - June 26, 2012 12:05 PM EDT

Ryan Suter and Zach Parise are expected to field offers from all teams, but there are plenty of other available, including a rookie.
The NHL's unrestricted free agent period opens this weekend and that has fuelled speculation over the destinations of the available talent in a shallow UFA pool.


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