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The Colorado Avalanche were behind one of the few bigger trades of the deadline, as they sent Winnik, Galiardi and a 7th round pick to San Jose Sharks. In return they got Jamie McGinn, Mike Connolly and Michael Sgarbossa.
To be honest, I don’t know much about the players the Avalanche got in return. I know who we sent away, though. And I know some about McGinn, but it will be very interesting to see him in action in a couple of days.
Join me after the break as we take a look at who won the trade, and what this signals for the Avalanche organization.
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Trade deadline day is always a mix of emotions. Some good, some bad, and a lot of them reminiscent of boredom mixed with anticipation, tinged with amusement at the utter lack of content for the folks at TSN to talk about while on air. The past few deadlines have been a mix of rentals, disappointments, success, stay putted-ness (if that's not a word, I just made it into one),...
Jamie McGinn was en route to San Jose with his team Monday when the Avalanche acquired the gritty Sharks left wing just before the NHL trade deadline.
Jamie McGinn was like of a lot of San Jose Sharks players Monday afternoon: scrolling the Internet for news on NHL trade deadline.
Wearing his new number 11, Jamie McGinn took part in his first practice with the Avalanche today.
The Colorado Avalanche have taken another step in becoming harder to play against.
It started with acquiring Steve Downie and has continued with the acquisition of Jamie McGinn from the San Jose Sharks.
McGinn and two top six potential forwards Michael Sgarbossa and Mike Connelly come to the Avs with forwards T.J. Galiardi and Daniel Winnik going to the Sharks.
The San Jose Sharks have acquired forwards Daniel Winnik and T.J. Galiardi from the Colorado Avalanche for forward Jamie McGinn and two prospects.
The Avalanche announced the deal just before Monday's trade deadline.
The trade gives the Sharks needed forward depth and a proven penalty killer in Winnik, who had the second most short-handed ice time for the Avalanche. The Sharks...
Like a lot of you, I probably need more time to analyze this deal properly before bloviating here on the blog, but I’ll give my quick thoughts on the Daniel Winnik-TJ Galiardi to San Jose for LW Jamie McGinn and two Sharks forward prospects (Michael Sgarbossa and Mike Connolly).
- The Avs lost two good guys in “Winnie” and “Gally” (I love hockey nicknames)...
The San Jose Sharks picked up forwards Daniel Winnik and T.J. Galiardi in a trade with the Colorado Avalanche on Monday.
The Avalanche received forward Jamie McGinn and prospects Mike Connelly and Michael Sgarbossa to complete the exchange. San Jose also acquired a seventh-round pick in deal.
Winnik has five goals and 13 assists in 63 games this season. Galiardi owns eight goals...
The Sharks acquired forwards Daniel Winnik and T.J. Galiardi from the Avalanche on Monday for forward Jamie McGinn and two prospects. San Jose also acquired Anaheim's 2013 seventh-round pick, previously held by Colorado,...
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) -- The San Jose Sharks have acquired forwards Daniel Winnik and T.J. Galiardi from the Colorado Avalanche for forward Jamie McGinn and two prospects.
We have a decent running game story here. As always, a more in-depth story will be Tuesday’s paper and online.
Long day here at the Pepsi Center. Was here at 10:15 a.m., drove to Highlands Ranch and back to shower only, and pretty much non-stop working.
That said, just a couple notes:
– Avs will take Tuesday off. We have a scheduled teleconference with Jamie McGinn, who is...
The Avalanche today traded forwards Daniel Winnik and TJ Galiardi to the San Jose Sharks for forward Jamie McGinn, 23, and two prospects, forwards Michael Sgarbossa (Ontario Hockey League) and Mike Connolly (American Hockey League).
Quick thoughts: McGinn is an up-and-coming youngster, Sgarbossa is tearing it up in the O and Connolly was the best forward for NCAA-champion Minnesota...