Trade Block

Chris Stewart Buffalo Sabres

(via multiple reports)

After moving teams from St. Louis to Buffalo, there is still speculation the Sabres could flip Stewart before the deadline.

Possible Teams Interested:
Ottawa Senators (Ottawa Sun, Sportsnet)
New York Rangers (STLToday, Sportsnet)
New Jersey Devils (Sportsnet)

Curtis Glencross Calgary Flames

(via Ottawa Sun)

The Flames, with another season lost and in the midst of a rebuild, would likely be willing to move their aging support players for a solid return of good young players, high picks or a goalie with serious promise.

Possible Teams Interested:
Montreal Canadiens (Ottawa Sun)
Los Angeles Kings (The Fourth Period)
Ottawa Senators  (Ottawa Sun)

Dmitry Kulikov Florida Panthers

(via Edmonton Journal)

The Florida Panthers, in the midst of a fire sale, have reportedly made young blueliner Dmitry Kulikov available for the right price.

Possible Teams Interested:
Montreal Canadiens (The Fourth Period, Ottawa Sun)
Toronto Maple Leafs (Sportsnet)
Washington Capitals (Sportsnet)
Vancouver Canucks (Sportsnet)
Colorado Avalanche (The Fourth Period, Denver Post)
Philadelphia Flyers (The Fourth Period)

Jiri Tlusty Carolina Hurricanes

(via TSN)

The Hurricanes are looking to shake things up and cut some of their more expensive contracts on forward.

Possible Teams Interested:
Los Angeles Kings (The Fourth Period)

Lee Stempniak Calgary Flames

(via Sportsnet)

Lee Stempniak has been listed by multiple outlets as a player the Flames are willing to move at the deadline.

Possible Teams Interested:
St. Louis Blues (Sportsnet)
San Jose Sharks (Sportsnet)
Tampa Bay Lightning (The Fourth Period)
New York Rangers (The Fourth Period)
Columbus Blue Jackets (The Fourth Period)

Olli Jokinen Winnipeg Jets

(via Edmonton Journal)

Reports indicate the Winnipeg Jets are looking for a shakeup, and would prefer to move trade chips other than Kane or Wheeler.

Possible Teams Interested:
New Jersey Devils (Sportsnet)
Colorado Avalanche (Sportsnet)
Dallas Stars (Sportsnet)
Minnesota Wild (Sportsnet)

P.A. Parenteau Colorado Avalanche

(via Sportsnet)

Following multiple reports the Avalanche turned down a trade from the Canadiens involving Rene Bourque for Parenteau, many believe Parenteau is available on the trade block.

Possible Teams Interested:
Montreal Canadiens (SportsnetThe Fourth Period)
New Jersey Devils (Sportsnet)
Ottawa Senators (The Fourth Period)
Detroit Red Wings (The Fourth Period)
New York Islanders (The Fourth Period)
Florida Panthers (The Fourth Period)

Ryan Kesler Vancouver Canucks

(via Vancouver Province)

After TVA Sports reported Ryan Kesler had requested a trade out of Vancouver last month, conflicting reports arose from his agent and GM Mike Gillis as to whether the reports were true. Since his agent’s denial, reports continue to surface that the Canucks are listening to offers on Kesler.

Possible Teams Interested:
Detroit Red Wings (The Fourth Period, NBC Sports)
New York Rangers (The Fourth Period)
Toronto Maple Leafs (The Fourth Period)
Columbus Blue Jackets (The Fourth Period)
Philadelphia Flyers (The Fourth Period)
Pittsburgh Penguins (The Fourth Period)

Sam Gagner Edmonton Oilers

(via CBC, The Fourth Period, Sportsnet, ESPN)

CBC recently reported what had been previously speculated in Edmonton outlets for a few days prior; the Edmonton Oilers could shop Sam Gagner before the trade deadline.

Possible Teams Interested:
Los Angeles Kings (ESPN, LA Times, SportsnetThe Fourth Period)
Toronto Maple Leafs (SportsnetThe Fourth Period)
Carolina Hurricanes (The Fourth Period)
Buffalo Sabres (The Fourth Period)
Nashville Predators (The Fourth Period)

Shane O’Brien Calgary Flames

(via Calgary Herald)

Flames veteran blueliner Shane O’Brien still believes he can contribute to an NHL team, and is reportedly hoping to be moved by the March 5th trade deadline.

Possible Teams Interested:
(none) 

Simon Despres Pittsburgh Penguins

(via Edmonton Journal)

The Penguins would like to add at forward by the trade deadline if a deal makes sense. Simon Despres has been reported as a player the club is offering up in return.

Possible Teams Interested:
(none) 

Tom Gilbert Florida Panthers

(via Sportsnet)

Multiple outlets have reported Panthers defenseman Tom Gilbert may be available.

Possible Teams Interested:
Columbus Blue Jackets (Sportsnet)
Philadelphia Flyers (Sportsnet)

Tuomo Ruutu Carolina Hurricanes

(via Sportsnet)

Following a dismal season, it’s believed the Hurricanes would like to move out some of their more expensive contracts.

Possible Teams Interested:
(none) 

Tyson Barrie Colorado Avalanche

(via Edmonton Journal)

Multiple outlets have been reporting the availability of Colorado Avalanche youngster Tyson Barrie.

Possible Teams Interested:
New York Rangers (Denver Post)

 

*The ‘Trade Block’ presents updates on players reportedly being shopped around the NHL. References include only NHL accredited writers and major or daily news outlets.
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*Last updated: 05/03/14