Report: Tampa Bay looking to deal Ryan Malone

Jonathan Willis
June 27 2013 08:09AM

According to CBC’s Elliotte Friedman, the Tampa Bay Lightning are looking to move veteran left winger Ryan Malone; if they can’t, they will likely choose to buy him out of his contract.

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Dustin Penner blasts hockey rumour blogger

Jonathan Willis
June 26 2013 09:50PM

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On Sunday, Los Angeles Kings blogger Isaak Koenka of the website wrote a piece that criticized Kings forward Dustin Penner and relayed un-sourced reports that Penner and his agent were already trying to sell other teams on the pending unrestricted free agent.

On Wednesday, Penner took to Twitter to express his view of the story.

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June 26 2013 05:39PM

The Edmonton Oilers have supplied us with endless stories at the draft table--some diamonds, some stone. The annual teenage crapshoot has blessed the copper and blue and beaten the Oildrop about the face and hands a few times too. For fans, sometimes the indications are clear early on. 

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An outside perspective on the 2013 Draft

Jonathan Willis
June 26 2013 12:41PM

Tim Murray, the assistant general manager of the Ottawa Senators, is rapidly approaching the 20 year mark working for NHL teams, much of it on the amateur scouting side of things. He currently runs the team’s AHL affiliate in Binghamton, a tremendously successful team that won the Calder Cup in 2011. Yesterday, Murray commented on this year’s draft, and his comments offer an outside perspective for Oilers fans.

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Jason Gregor
June 26 2013 10:49AM

Yesterday Craig MacTavish came on my radio show to discuss his thoughts on free agency, Sam Gagner, Ryan Jones, goaltending, a desire to find heavier players and more.

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