Found February 27, 2012 on All Things Avs:
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-Duluth last season. Galiardi and Winnik will be missed, no doubt. Great, great guys. According to, McGinn will be a restricted free agent after this season, ending a three-year entry-level contract (same as Matt Duchene and Ryan O’Reilly). Winnik will be an UFA; Galiardi RFA. McGinn has played in all 61 games for the Sharks this season, with 12 goals and 24 points and plus-1 rating. Sgarbossa, a 19-year-old center, has 41 goals and 84 points in 57 games with thee Sudbury Wolves of the OHL. Connolly, 22, is a first-year pro who led Minnesota-Duluth to the NCAA championship in April as a ju...

Sharks get Winnick, Galiardi from Avs

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...

Avs send Winnik, Galiardi to Sharks for McGinn

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.

Missing McGinn

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 dealt for Winnik, Galiardi

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,...

Quick thoughts on Winnik-Galiardi to San Jose deal

Jamie McGinn 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)...

Sources: Sharks acquire Avs' Galiardi, Winnik

The San Jose Sharks acquired wingers T.J. Galiardi and Daniel Winnik from the Colorado Avalanche on Monday for a player off the roster and a seventh-round pick, sources told's Pierre LeBrun.

Sharks get Galiardi, Winnik from Avs

The San Jose Sharks added depth at forward before Monday's trade deadline, acquiring Daniel Winnik, T.J. Galiardi and a seventh-round pick from Colorado in exchange for forward Jamie McGinn.

Trade deadline day updates from Avs morning skate

No trades to report. Hearing talks of Daniel Winnik going to San Jose but nothing else. Just a little more than one hour remaining. Complete (pending) lineup notes about tonight here Here is Erik Johnson talking about the win at Detroit, his success of late and the three-game winning streak. The way EJ has played the past two months, he’s not going anywhere today. Read more of...

Avs acquire McGinn as well as prospects Connolly and Sgabossa

The Avalanche on Monday traded forwards Daniel Winnik, 26, TJ Galiardi, 23, and a 2013 seventh-round draft pick to the San Jose Sharks.

Mark Purdy: GM Doug Wilson's latest trade addresses Sharks' inconsistency

Sharks add TJ Galiardi and Daniel Winnik for their more consistent ability of irritating opponents.

Avs win fourth straight, tie Dallas for eighth and final playoff spot

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...
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