Who Does Matthew Tkachuk Get Traded To?

Who Does Matthew Tkachuk Get Traded To?

Calgary Flames forward Matthew Tkachuk‘s arbitration date on August 11 looms, but we know now that it’s only a matter of time before he suits up for another NHL team. Tkachuk told the Flames this week that he won’t re-sign long-term, either forcing a trade now or letting him walk for nothing as an unrestricted … Read more

Columbus Blue Jackets Sign Johnny Gaudreau

Columbus Blue Jackets Sign Johnny Gaudreau

After the Columbus Blue Jackets entered as a surprise team in the Johnny Gaudreau sweepstakes late this afternoon, the team has apparently signed the superstar forward, says Sportsnet’s Elliotte Friedman. According to TSN’s Chris Johnston, the deal is worth $9.75MM per season and will be paid entirely in salary (no bonuses), bringing the total value … Read more

Johnny Gaudreau To Test Free Agency

Johnny Gaudreau To Test Free Agency

As first reported by TSN’s Pierre LeBrunthe Calgary Flames aren’t expected to reach an agreement with top free-agent forward Johnny Gaudreau prior to the market opening tomorrow at noon Eastern time. He’ll test free agency and hit the open market as a result. Gaudreau and Calgary haven’t come to an agreement despite steadily increasing offers … Read more

Burns, Gaudreau, Lemieux, PHF, Struble

Burns, Gaudreau, Lemieux, PHF, Struble

As the San Jose Sharks look to turn a corner with the franchise, not necessarily declaring a rebuild, rumors surrounding superstar defensemen Brent Burns and Erik Karlsson have turned up in recent months, with some speculating the Sharks could try to deal one of them. That speculation didn’t seem too off-base, but with the Sharks … Read more

Latest on Johnny Gaudreau, Matthew Tkachuk

Latest on Johnny Gaudreau, Matthew Tkachuk

There’s a significant sense around the league that teams are rushing to get their salary cap situations cleared up before the start of free agency next week. Moves like the Tampa Bay Lightning trading Ryan McDonagh to the Nashville Predators for spare change and the Minnesota Wild moving early on a Kevin Fiala deal are … Read more

Snapshots: Gaudreau, Sharks, Russia

Snapshots: Gaudreau, Sharks, Russia

With just under two weeks now to go until the start of free agency, extensions are beginning to come in left and right as teams try to lock down players and get a better idea of ‚Äč‚Äčtheir salary cap situation. One of the most highly-touted forwards on the market, if not the most highly-touted, is … Read more