Originally written on Hockey Fan Land  |  Last updated 11/19/14

ANAHEIM, CA - NOVEMBER 02: Jarome Iginla #12 of the Calgary Flames talks with teammate Rene Bourque #17 during the NHL game against the Anaheim Ducks at Honda Center on November 2, 2008 in Anaheim, California. The Ducks defeated the Flames 3-2. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
Previously on this great hockey forum of ours, Landon Ewaniuk speculated that a deal for Calgary Flames winger and franchise face, Jarome Iginla was more likely in the offseason than by the trade deadline.  I do not dispute that assertion at all.  We may indeed be looking at something like the Rick Nash deal.  I would contend, however, that the Boston Bruins would be better served if they broke that likely scenario wide open and gave the Flames an offer for Iginla that would be hard to refuse.  I say that because as talented as the Bruins are, they lack a real, proven, clutch scoring talent.  Furthermore,  Iginla is the defensive forward type the Bruins love, with the added  potential to aid their ailing power play (the Bruins are 22nd on the man advantage with a 15.3% success rate- and they want the Cup!?).  If the Bruins are serious about winning this year, they need to do something to shake things up.  This trade would do it.  It would put the whole Eastern Conference on notice t...
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