Rumor Roundup

Could Richards be a Broadway buyout?

Could Richards be a Broadway buyout?

by Lyle Richardson - April 15, 2013 1:30 PM EDT

Brad Richards headlines a list of amnesty buyout candidates for this off-season.
With the NHL trade market dormant until June, speculation has shifted toward which high-salaried players could become amnesty buyout candidates.


Avalanche itching for change

Avalanche itching for change

by Lyle Richardson - April 12, 2013 1:25 PM EDT

With the GM and the coach on the hot seat, are big moves in store for Colorado this summer?
Colorado Avalanche goalie J-S Giguere's public criticism of several teammates for putting more focus on their season-ending trip to Las Vegas than their on-ice performance capped what's been a horrible season for the club.


Will Bryzgalov be bought out?

Will Bryzgalov be bought out?

by Lyle Richardson - April 10, 2013 4:05 PM EDT

The Flyers goalie hasn't lived up to his massive contract and now with Steve Mason in the fold, is Bryz on his way out?
If the Philadelphia Flyers were a musical, its most recognizable tune would be titled, “How Do You Solve a Problem Like Goaltending?” It's hard to believe a club that once boasted the legendary Bernie Parent, the late Pelle Lindbergh and the pugnacious Ron Hextall would struggle between the pipes for more than 20 years and counting.


Sabres time running low

Sabres time running low

by Lyle Richardson - April 8, 2013 1:15 PM EDT

Jason Pominville was the biggest name to be sent out of Buffalo at the deadline, but two more stars could be dealt away this summer.
Of the clubs that made moves at the NHL trade deadline, none sent a clearer statement of its intent to rebuild than the Buffalo Sabres. In the days leading up to the deadline, the Sabres dealt away blueliners Robyn Regehr and Jordan Leopold.


Trade deadline buzz

Trade deadline buzz

by Lyle Richardson - April 2, 2013 10:00 PM EDT

Flames, Leafs, Sabres, Blues and all the latest trade chatter spreading across the NHL as the trade deadline nears.
As the NHL's 2013 trade deadline approaches, here's what is kicking around the rumor mill. The Toronto Sun's Terry Koshan reports the Maple Leafs remain interested in Flames goalie Miikka Kiprsuoff, but aren't feeling any urgency to acquire him by the deadline.


Kiprusoff, Vanek, Miller and more

Kiprusoff, Vanek, Miller and more

by Lyle Richardson - April 2, 2013 12:15 PM EDT

On the eve of the trade deadline, we look around the league at the players on the block and the teams looking to pick them up.
In recent weeks, Toronto Maple Leafs GM Dave Nonis has made no secret his wish is to add a veteran goaltender to the roster. After revisiting talks last week with the Vancouver Canucks regarding Roberto Luongo, Nonis received permission from the Calgary Flames on Monday to speak with Miikka Kiprusoff's agent.


So long, Luongo?

So long, Luongo?

by Lyle Richardson - April 1, 2013 1:36 PM EDT

Luongo talks heat up again; Bouwmeester next up on Flames trade block; Miller Time over in Buffalo?; trade winds blowing in Tampa Bay.
Jason Botchford of the Vancouver Province recently reported the Vancouver Canucks were making “one final push” to trade Roberto Luongo before the trade deadline.


Who will the Bruins target next?

Who will the Bruins target next?

by Lyle Richardson - March 29, 2013 5:06 PM EDT

Will Clowe, Streit, Yandle, Bouwmeester, Boyle or Whitney end up in Boston? Could Jagr go to the Devils? And more.
Having lost out to the Pittsburgh Penguins for Brenden Morrow and Jarome Iginla, Boston Bruins GM Peter Chiarelli continues shopping for roster depth.


Is Kiprusoff next?

Is Kiprusoff next?

by Lyle Richardson - March 29, 2013 3:38 AM EDT

With Iginla gone, is the longtime netminder on his way out?; Flyers interested in Burns?; and more.
With Jarome Iginla shipped off to the Pittsburgh Penguins, the focus shifts to Miikka Kiprusoff, who has one season left on his contract. His no-movement clause expired last summer, generating talk he too will be shipped out of Calgary.


Tyler Myers, Jarome Iginla and Mike Ribeiro

Tyler Myers, Jarome Iginla and Mike Ribeiro

by Lyle Richardson - March 27, 2013 3:25 PM EDT

The latest look around the league's rumor files, from the young Buffalo defenseman, to the aging Flames star, and more.
The Buffalo Sabres woeful season has generated plenty of speculation over which players they’ll trade by the deadline or in the off-season.


Jagr, Roy, Boyle, Halak and Bishop trade buzz

Jagr, Roy, Boyle, Halak and Bishop trade buzz

by Lyle Richardson - March 26, 2013 1:49 PM EDT

Will the Dallas Stars trade other veterans? Will Sharks bite on Boyle deal? Who's interested in a goalie upgrade?
The Brenden Morrow trade watch is over in Dallas after he was dealt to Pittsburgh, but the Dallas Stars could have other moves in store by the April 3 trade deadline with veterans Jaromir Jagr and Derek Roy still prominent in the rumor mill.


Iginla talk heats up

Iginla talk heats up

by Lyle Richardson - March 25, 2013 11:20 AM EDT

The ongoing Iginla rumors pick up steam as the deadline nears; is Yandle available in Phoenix?; and more.
With just over a week remaining until the NHL's April 3 trade deadline, anticipation grows over where the Calgary Flames will trade captain Jarome Iginla.


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