DALLAS - JANUARY 27: Right wing Jarome Iginla #12 of the Calgary Flames celebrates the goal by Olli Jokinen #21 against the Dallas Stars in the second period at American Airlines Center on January 27, 2010 in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)
The trade winds are swirling in Boston, and the rumors, whispers and speculation only intensified Wednesday night.
With the Bruins just getting under way against the Canadiens, a development on the other side of the continent had B’s fans thinking that something could be up.
That’s because the Calgary Flames scratched forward Jarome Iginla prior to their game with the Colorado Avalanche in Calgary. The Flames’ captain has been the subject of trade rumors, and that buzz only intensified as the news of his healthy scratch making its way around the hockey world.
According to reports, the Bruins are in hot pursuit of Iginla.