Monthly Archives: February 2012

Draft Deadline Losers

To determine the 2012 NHL Trade Deadline losers, not only was the actual deadline day taken into consideration. Moves or lack of them in the previous few weeks were included as well. Here are this year’s losers: 1. St. Louis … Continue reading

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Draft Deadline Winners

To determine the 2012 NHL Trade Deadline winners, not only was the actual deadline day taken into consideration.  Moves in the previous few weeks were included as well.  Here are this year’s winners: 1. Nashville Predators The Nashville Predators made … Continue reading

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NHL Trade Deadline Blog

The NHL trade deadline is finally among us!  A lot of trades have already occurred in the previous weeks to the deadline with Carter, Kubina, Quincy, Grossman, and others already having been traded.  Many more players have signed extensions with … Continue reading

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Jeff Carter traded to the Kings, Reunited with Mike Richards

The Los Angeles Kings acquired forward Jeff Carter from the Columbus Blue Jackets in exchange for defenseman Jack Johnson and a conditional 1st round pick either in 2012 or 2013 based on whether or not the Kings make the playoffs. … Continue reading

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Red Wings Extend Bertuzzi

The Detroit Red Wings announced today they have extended forward Todd Bertuzzi to a 2-year, $4.125M contract.  This calculates to a $2.075M cap hit per season. Todd Bertuzzi has had a strong year so far and has earned this extension … Continue reading

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Hurricanes Extend Ruutu

The Carolina Hurricanes announced they have resigned forward Tuomo Ruutu to a 4-year, $19M contract.  The deal has an average salary hit of $4.75M per season. Tuomo Ruutu has played great for the Hurricanes over the past five seasons.  He … Continue reading

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Coyotes Acquire Vermette from Blue Jackets

The Phoenix Coyotes have acquired forward Antoine Vermette from the Columbus Blue Jackets in exchange for goaltender Curtis McElhinney, a 2012 2nd round draft pick, and a 2013 5th round draft pick. This is a great pickup for the Coyotes.  … Continue reading

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