As Pittsburgh Penguins trade rumors begin to swirl around Winnipeg RFA Jack Roslovic, Off the Record looks at the team which is dominating the NHL trade market. Did Bill Zito make mistakes that are rippling across the NHL Trade market and even make Team USA standout goalie Spencer Knight reconsider playing for the Florida Panthers?
And, one NHL scout uttered the name, Marc-Andre Fleury.
As the NHL got underway last week, Florida Panthers veteran defenseman Keith Yandle was suddenly cast into a whirlwind of NHL Trade rumors. Yandle’s name is still very much out there, but internal and external pressure may have forced Florida Panthers General Manager Bill Zito to change course in handling the delicate Yandle situation and the Iron Man streak.
If and when Yandle is traded, what will the ripple effect be on the NHL trade market, and more specifically, what will happen with Columbus Blue Jackets forward Pierre-Luc Dubois?
One NHL scout barked about the Buffalo Sabres, “What the BLEEP are they waiting for?”
Are the Buffalo Sabres a goalie away from contending in the East Division, adding yet another stacked opponent for the Pittsburgh Penguins?
Find out in ‘Off The Record’!