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GLENDALE, Ariz. About a month ago, general manager Don Maloney and coach Dave Tippett circled a three-week stretch in February that would determine the Coyotes trade-deadline philosophy.
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It was half hour after the trade deadline had officially passed, and there were rumblings of a big deal with Vancouver Canucks, however no one expected that the other team in that deal would be the Buffalo Sabres – but that’s exactly what it was. The Sabres have dealt Zack Kassian and Marc-Ande Gragnani for Cody Hodgson and Alexander Sulzer. This trade coming in addition to...
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This is close to the blockbuster deal everyone was waiting for. The Vancouver Canucks have dealt Cody Hodgson -- a legitimate Calder Trophy candidate right now -- to Buffalo along with Alexander Sulzer. Hodgson was the tenth overall pick in 2008 and is currently fifth among all rookies in total points with 33 this season -- doing so in fairly limited minutes on a loaded Vancouver...
Canucks swap key pieces with Buffalo
And just like that, the stud is gone.
To the absolute shock of Canucks nation and the entire NHL, talented rookie Cody Hodgson was traded to the Buffalo Sabres yesterday in exchange for “a force” – hard-hitter and winger Zack Kassian.
Fans are surprised that the team canned the All-Star before he’d fully had a chance to prove himself....
Fans in Vancouver aren't used to questioning the decisions of Mike Gillis, who, in just his fourth season of running the Vancouver Canucks, can already be considered the most successful general manager in the 42-year history of that franchise.
The Vancouver Canucks made a pair of trades Monday, adding Blue Jackets center Samuel Pahlsson and acquiring right wing Zack Kassian and defenseman Marc-Andre Gragnani from Buffalo in exchange for center Cody Hodgson and defenseman Alexander Sulzer.
The Phoenix Coyotes head into March with the Pacific Division lead, thanks to another fantastic February.
Per Bob McKenzie on TSN Trade Centre, Vancouver trades Cody Hodgson to Buffalo for Zack Kassian.
added 3:46pm, more to the trade, Canucks get Marc-Andre Gragnani, Sabres receive Alexander Sulzer
In perhaps the most surprising deal on trade deadline day, the Vancouver Canucks acquired forward Zack Kassian from the Buffalo Sabres in exchange for rookie forward Cody Hodgson.
The two teams also swapped blueliners, with Marc-Andre Gragnani heading to Vancouver and Alexander Sulzer going to Buffalo.
The 6-3, 214-pound Kassian will provide much needed size...