As we get closer and closer to the highly anticipated NHL Trade Deadline, our team here at We Live For Hockey is going to go through each division, with deadline primers. With many teams in the mix of rumours and some just merely out of the playoff picture, moves are
Calgary, AB - The Arizona Coyotes have traded defenceman Michael Stone to the Calgary Flames in exchange for a third-round pick in the 2017 NHL Draft and a conditional fifth-rounder in 2018, according to Bob McKenzie.
The Flames will only have to give up the conditional pick if Stone re-signs in Calgary. The
Out of a long list of RFA's, Tobias Rieder has been one of few to strike a deal thus far. The Arizona Coyotes and Rieder agreed to a two-year, $4.45 million dollar contract on Monday.
Rieder has not yet reported to training camp, as he was waiting until a contract was
The Arizona Coyotes have acquired the negotiating rights to Alex Goligoski in exchange for a fifth round selection in the 2016 NHL draft. Assuming he signs with the club, this move helps bolster Arizona's d-corps which is lacking in the depth department. Goligoski should anchor Arizona's second pairing as Ekman-Larsson
As of Monday, Don Maloney will no longer be working with the Coyotes organization. An official report from the Coyotes’ website stated that he was relieved from his duties without the Coyotes naming an interim GM. Dave Tippett still has two years under contract, and its believed that he would like to stay with the team at least until then.
Rules that have been released about the upcoming expansion draft:
Teams can only lose one player for each expansion team that's added. So if there's one team, the Flyers could lose one player. If two teams are added, they could lose two. Teams can protect three defensemen, seven forwards and one
Our pick: Anaheim Ducks
The Ducks are a much better team than the Jets. All around, the Ducks are better. Will be a rematch of last year's playoffs. Should be a good, hard hitting contest.
Our pick: New Jersey Devils
The Devils have been a much more solid team than the Blue Jackets
Defenseman Jarred Tinordi was suspended f0r 20 games for violating terms of the league's Performance Enhancing Substances Program.
He has played in only 10 games this season, with no points and is a -5.
Jarred Tinordi | #28
D | 6' 6" | 230 lb | Age: 24 | Arizona Coyotes
The Arizona Coyotes have sent D Corey Potter to Nashville for "future considerations".
Potter (32) has 17 points through 52 games with the Springfield Falcons (AHL) this year. He was drafted by the New York Rangers in the 4th round of the 2003 draft.
The Colorado Avalanche have acquired F Mikkel Boedker from the Arizona Coyotes for F Alex Tanguay, F Conner Bleakley and D Kyle Wood.
To the Avalanche-
LW Boedker, 26, has 13 goals and 26 assists in 62 games this season. The winger out of Denmark has 10PIM and a -28 plus/minus rating.