MLB Trade Review: Brewers Acquire Adames

The Milwaukee Brewers have acquired SS Willy Adames and RHP Trevor Richards from the Tampa Bay Rays in exchange for RHPs JP Feyereisen and Drew Rasmussen. In classic Rays conditions, this trade appears to be very lopsided against them at first look, but will most likely not end up that way. Adames is one ofContinue reading “MLB Trade Review: Brewers Acquire Adames”

MLB Trade Review: Yankees and Giants make a deal

The New York Yankees have acquired LHP Wandy Peralta from the San Francisco Giants in exchange for OF Mike Tauchman. This is a deal that seemingly came out of nowhere. The Yankees bullpen has actually been their strength this year, while the offense has been terrible. So, trading a hitter for a reliever wouldn’t makeContinue reading “MLB Trade Review: Yankees and Giants make a deal”

NHL Trade Review: Leafs acquire Hutton

        The Toronto Maple Leafs have acquired defenseman Ben Hutton from the Anaheim Ducks in exchange for a 2022 5th round draft pick.  This is a nice move by the Leafs to bolster their defensive depth. Hutton can play third pairing minutes and also be Toronto\’s 7th defenseman if necessary. He hasContinue reading “NHL Trade Review: Leafs acquire Hutton”

NHL Trade Review: Flyers send Raffl to Washington, Gustafsson to Montreal

             The Washington Capitals have acquired forward Michael Raffl from the Philadelphia Flyers in exchange for a 5th round draft pick. Additionally, the Flyers acquired a 7th rounder from the Montreal Canadiens for defenseman Erik Gustafsson. 50% of Gustafsson\’s salary was retained.  These two players were spare parts for theContinue reading “NHL Trade Review: Flyers send Raffl to Washington, Gustafsson to Montreal”

NHL Trade Review: Capitals pull off a stunner, acquiring Mantha

         The Washington Capitals have acquired forward Anthony Mantha from the Detroit Red Wings in exchange for forwards Jakub Vrana and Richard Panik, plus a 2021 1st round pick and a 2022 2nd round draft pick.  A last minute shocker to the hockey world, this is the big splash of Washington\’s deadline,Continue reading “NHL Trade Review: Capitals pull off a stunner, acquiring Mantha”