NHL Trade Review: Blackhawks and Golden Knights make minor swap

         The Chicago Blackhawks have acquired F Brandon Pirri from the Vegas Golden Knights in exchange for F Dylan Sikura.        Throughout his career, Pirri has always been a player who just couldn\’t stay as a regular for a team. That was true with his first team, which was, well,Continue reading “NHL Trade Review: Blackhawks and Golden Knights make minor swap”

NHL Trade Review: Red Wings get Staal in a salary dump

         The Detroit Red Wings have acquired defenseman Marc Staal and a 2021 second round pick from the New York Rangers in exchange for future considerations.         Even though Ryan Strome and Tony DeAngelo are RFAs, the Rangers aren\’t in a terrible cap situation.  But, after this trade, they areContinue reading “NHL Trade Review: Red Wings get Staal in a salary dump”

NHL Trade Review: Panthers acquire Hornqvist

from Getty Images          The Florida Panthers have acquired F Patric Hornqvist from the Pittsburgh Penguins in exchange for D Mike Matheson and F Colton Sceviour.          Right when this trade was originally announced as a possibility yesterday, before Sceviour was reported to be a part of it, theContinue reading “NHL Trade Review: Panthers acquire Hornqvist”

NHL Trade Review: Wild and Sabres swap Staal and Johansson

         The Buffalo Sabres have acquired forward Eric Staal from the Minnesota Wild in exchange for forward Marcus Johansson.         For about the 50th year in a row, the Sabres are not a great team. Next year\’s roster will be drastically different from the 2019-20 squad, as only 10 playersContinue reading “NHL Trade Review: Wild and Sabres swap Staal and Johansson”

NHL Trade Review: Canadiens get Edmundson

         The Montreal Canadiens have acquired defenseman Joel Edmundson from the Carolina Hurricanes in exchange for a 2020 5th round pick.         The Canadiens need help on the left side of their defense, with Ben Chiarot, Victor Mete and Brett Kulak being their most prominent players on that side lastContinue reading “NHL Trade Review: Canadiens get Edmundson”