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Would Brendan Shanahan Be A Fit With The Leafs Management Team?

from Jeff Simmons of Sportsnet, Maple Leafs Sports and Entertainment CEO Tim Leiweke is looking into the possibility of shake up the front office of his hockey team after the Toronto Maple Leafs’ recent collapse. Leiweke has interest in bringing in NHL disciplinarian Brendan Shanahan for a potential hockey role with the Leafs, sources told Sportsnet’s Nick Kypreos. ...
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April 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Preparing For The Trade Deadline

Sportsnet has put together a nice package of team needs, wants, free agents, etc., as the trade deadline approaches. Start here then click on they team you may be interested in to see information like this... from Jeff Simmons of Sportstnet, Areas to address As mentioned above, scoring remains a major issue with the Kings. Even with a number of talented forwards on the...
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February 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Bruins Send Tyler Seguin to Stars in 7-Player Trade

  According to a story courtesy Jeff Simmons of Sportsnet, the Boston Bruins have sent talented center Tyler Seguin, to the Dallas Stars, in a blockbuster, 7-player trade. The Boston Bruins have traded forward Tyler Seguin, Rich Peverley and Ryan Button to the Stars in exchange for Loui Eriksson, Reilly Smith, Joe Morrow and Matt Fraser. Seguin, 21, is set to earn a salary cap hit...
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July 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Looking At Possible Compliance Buyouts

from Jeff Simmons of Sportsnet, Sportsnet.ca broke down the possible candidates for all 30 clubs back in January when the lockout came to an end, and after a shortened season we take a second look at where each team stands heading into the summer. We looked at the Eastern Conference on Wednesday, and now we’ll finish up our look around the league with the Western Conference...
Via Kukla's Korner
June 07, 2013  |  Discuss

The Leafs Trade Deadline Plan

from Jeff Simmons of Sportsnet, With five losses in a row, many have wondered whether the Leafs will be buyers or sellers at the April 3 trade deadline. According to Nonis, that depends on what is made available on the trade market. “We’re going to be in the mix with a bunch of teams,” said Nonis. “I’ve been asked if we’re going to be buyers or sellers and...
Via Kukla's Korner
March 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Mike Gillis On His Goaltenders

from Jeff Simmons of Sportsnet, The Canucks president and general manager has been thrilled with the play of Roberto Luongo and Cory Schneider but says it may be unrealistic that both will be on the roster beyond the shortened 2013 season. "I really think there will come a time where the right thing for both of them is (for us) to only have one and develop another...
Via Kukla's Korner
February 12, 2013  |  Discuss
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