Tag Archives: Brian Burke

Could Luongo Be On The Move?

The Canucks have a favorable goaltending problem that every other team in the league wish they could have: having two star goaltenders.  Both Roberto Luongo and the younger Cory Schneider deserve a starting position. Since Schneider is seven years younger … Continue reading

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Burke Fired by Leafs

The Toronto Maple Leafs have fired GM Brian Burke.  They will host a press conference at 1:45PM this afternoon to announce the firing. UPDATE: Dave Nonis will replace Burke as full GM of the Maple Leafs.  Burke will still remain … Continue reading

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Toronto Acquires Van Riemsdyk from Philly for Schenn

The Toronto Maple Leafs have acquired forward James VanRiemsdyk from the Philadelphia Flyers in exchange for defenseman Luke Schenn. In the second blockbuster trade of the 2012 NHL draft, the Maple Leafs and Flyers exchanged stars.  This is a great … Continue reading

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Maple Leafs Extend Grabovski

The Toronto Maple Leafs announced they have signed forward Mikhail Grabovski to a 5 year, $27.5M contract.  The deal averages out to be a $5.5M cap hit per season.  Grabovski also has a modified no-trade clause. Grabovski’s agent, Gary Greenstin, … Continue reading

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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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Nash On His Way Out Of Columbus?

During the all-star break, Columbus Blue Jackets Owner, John P. McConnell, issued an apology to the fans for this season’s disappointment.  He promised there would be change and no player was off limits to a trade.  Lately, rumors have been … Continue reading

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Could Jason Spezza be on His Way Out of Ottawa?

It has been made public that Brian Burke has been shopping for a first line center for some time now.  After failing to sign Brad Richards and trade for Steven Stamkos this summer, the Leafs are still without the number … Continue reading

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