Movers and Shakers: Penguins interested in Kessel

Bobby Cappuccino
June 25 2015 01:07PM

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We have a match! A team that is on Kessel’s trade list is apparently interested in the scoring winger, according to Damien Cox. That team? The Pittsburgh Penguins, who have been looking for talent that can actually play with Crosby or Malkin.

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Movers And Shakers - San Jose a fit for Phaneuf?

Bobby Cappuccino
June 24 2015 02:18PM

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It's well known that Dion Phaneuf is one of the players that the Leafs would like to trade this offseason, even though Mike Babcock is a "fan" of him. After the Red Wings suddenly became uninterested in Phaneuf, potential suitors have been a little harder to identify. But in a recent James Mirtle piece, he believes that the San Jose Sharks could be a fit:

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The First and Probably Last TLN Mock(ery) Draft

Bobby Cappuccino
June 22 2015 12:37PM

All NHL teams have draft tendencies, also known as "flaws". That’s why Yakov Mironov and I got together to do our very own #exclusive mock draft, a vision of what the 2015 NHL Entry Draft would look like if every team showed their "tendencies" on the same day. 

Yakov and I were each randomly assigned 15 of the teams. Any trades that occurred had to be between a team that he had and a team that I had. 

What followed was an insane, hard to follow night that featured several trades. Oh and a bunch of picks that were either strange, bad, or both. 

There are no draft winners this year. Only losers. Each team gets an F-. 


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First Round Targets: Jeremy Bracco

Bobby Cappuccino
June 18 2015 04:00PM

If I told you that there was a player in this draft that outscored Patrick Kane's production in the US U18 team by 26 points, what would you say? What if I told you he is likely to be available in the latter half of the first round, and the Leafs could draft him at 24?

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LeBrun: Asking Price on Kessel Very High, Bernier Negotiations in Progress

Bobby Cappuccino
June 18 2015 03:10PM

In a double-dose of Leafs news in his rumblings blogs, Pierre LeBrun unveiled where the Leafs are at in regards to dealing Phil Kessel, and what kind of deal they are looking for with Jonathan Bernier.

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