Found January 06, 2013 on Kukla's Korner:
from TSN, The NHL on TSN has identified six urgent matters facing teams now that the lockout is over. Some are certainly more glamorous than others, but all will impact the rosters that teams put on the ice this season.... Canvassing the Trade Market There are several good and expensive players scheduled to hit the unrestricted free agent market this summer. Under the new CBA and its lower cap ceiling, their current teams may not be able to afford them and could look to make deals before the trade deadline. Players on this list include Nicklas Backstrom (Minnesota), Alex Edler (Vancouver), Mike Smith (Phoenix),Joffrey Lupul (Toronto), Ryan Getzlaf (Anaheim), Corey Perry (Anaheim), Mike Ribeiro (Washington) and Jarome Iginla (Calgary). The rumor mill will be churning, especially if the Ducks feel like they won't be able to re-sign Perry and/or Getzlaf. read on for five more matters...

A Super-Short-Printed Getzlaf Auto For Under Half A Blaster.

While I consider myself a SuperCollector of Ducks' Captain and centerman Ryan Getzlaf, I don't expect to ever acquire all of his cards or even all of his non-1/1 hits. However, when a good if not great deal is staring me in the face, I can't help myself and can't let it pass me by.Such a mindset is how I came to acquire the above '08-'09 UD Black Diamond Gemography...

Trade With 2 by 3 Heroes: Bison Hunting With Captain Getzlaf - I Prefer My Turkey Red Rookies Black.

I completed my second trade with Jeff from 2 by 3 Heroes. Jeff posted a couple of Matt Kemp cards that my collection was without, and even though I still have no idea what I'll be sending his way, he was kind enough to agree to part with the Kemps and some other assorted goodies.First up is a fantastically sweet card I didn't even know existed. I already had the base and...
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