We are now less than 30 hours away from the NHL's Trade Deadline, and hockey's swapping season could get crazy in the next day. Here at NHL.com, we will bring you a daily roundup of reported rumors about who might be available and which teams might be looking to make a move for your lunchtime consumption in Deadline Diner.
The Canucks have been strangely quiet heading into the deadline, but that may all change as the action hurdles to the finish line Monday afternoon.
According to Ben Kuzma of the Vancouver Province, Vancouver could be one of several teams going big in the Steve Ott
Ott, the 29-year-old Dallas Star forward, will be one of the most coveted assets if he is put on the market by the Stars, who are firmly in the Western Conference race, but may decide to sell and build assets for a shot at further stabilizing the franchise for a run at long-term success.
Ott has above average skill and a mean streak to go along with his playmaking ability. He is good in the faceoff circle (winning 57.3 percent of his draws), loves to hit and has no qualms with trying to intimidate an opponent.