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NHL Trade Buzz: Flyers likely to target goaltending

Tanev attracting attention; MacKinnon return could influence Avalanche

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Welcome to the NHL Trade Buzz. There are eight days remaining until the 2018 NHL Trade Deadline (3 p.m. ET; Feb. 26). Are the Philadelphia Flyers in the market for goaltending? Would the Vancouver Canucks trade defenseman Chris Tanev? And with the return of Nathan MacKinnon, what does that mean for the Colorado Avalanche before the deadline? 

Here's a look around the League at the latest deadline doings:

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NHL Trade Buzz: Blues seeking offense, not interested in rentals

Flames have one less concern after re-signing Backlund

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Welcome to the NHL Trade Buzz. There are nine days remaining until the 2018 NHL Trade Deadline (3 p.m. ET; Feb. 26). The St. Louis Blues are scouring the market in a search for offense, and general manager Doug Armstrong believes he will be active before the deadline. Here's a look around the League at the latest deadline doings:

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NHL Trade Buzz: McDonagh submits no-trade list to Rangers

Soshnikov could thrive after trade to Blues, Maple Leafs coach Babcock says

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Welcome to the NHL Trade Buzz. There are 10 days remaining until the 2018 NHL Trade Deadline (3 p.m. ET; Feb. 26). The New York Rangers already are planning to be sellers; could their captain, defenseman Ryan McDonagh, soon have a new address? And how could forward Nikita Soshnikov benefit after being traded to the St. Louis Blues? Here's a look around the League at the latest deadline doings:

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Trade Coverage

Soshnikov traded to Blues by Maple Leafs

Toronto gets draft pick for forward who hasn't played in NHL since November

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Nikita Soshnikov was traded to the St. Louis Blues by the Toronto Maple Leafs on Thursday for a fourth-round pick in the 2019 NHL Draft.

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Fantasy: 2018 NHL Trade Deadline preview

Kane, Green among players to target before potential moves leading up to Feb. 26

by Pete Jensen @NHLJensen / NHL.com Senior Fantasy Editor

With the NHL Trade Deadline on Feb. 26 approaching, NHL.com has identified players to consider targeting in fantasy trades or on the waiver wire before potential moves happen in reality. Players who play for non-contending teams, have expiring contracts after this season or next season and/or have underachieved based on preseason fantasy expectations have been included on this list.

NOTE: Elite players who are potential free agents after this season (e.g. John Tavares) or next season (e.g. Erik Karlsson, Drew Doughty, Max Pacioretty), as well as those with injuries (e.g. Joe Thornton: potential 2018 UFA), have been excluded from this list. ... Yahoo ownership and rank are as of Friday, Feb. 16.

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Trade Coverage

NHL Trade Deadline can stir emotions for players, teams

Those on move, or rumored to be, face uncertainty, sometimes quick turnaround

by Tracey Myers @TraMyers_NHL / NHL.com Staff Writer

CHICAGO -- Mike Smith was preparing for a game with the Dallas Stars at the St. Louis Blues on Feb. 26, 2008. It was NHL Trade Deadline day, and the backup goaltender had been mentioned in rumors, but he didn't think much of it.

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Trade Coverage

2017-18 NHL Trade Tracker

Official deals since June 14

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Welcome to the 2017-18 NHL Trade Tracker, the official list of completed deals since June 14. This is your one-stop shop for news, analysis and reaction from around the League as teams position themselves for the present and beyond.

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NHL Trade Buzz: Canucks could part with veterans for youth, prospects

Bruins hesitant to make move that could alter chemistry

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Welcome to the NHL Trade Buzz. There are 11 days remaining until the 2018 NHL Trade Deadline (3 p.m. ET; Feb. 26). The Vancouver Canucks signed GM Jim Benning to a contract extension; how does that impact their plans? And how are the Boston Bruins looking at their chemistry in terms of the trade market? Here's a look around the League at the latest deadline doings:

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Biggest NHL Trade Deadline deals in past 10 seasons

Iginla to Penguins, Luongo to Panthers among most significant moves

by David Satriano @davidsatriano / NHL.com Staff Writer

The NHL Trade Deadline is 3 p.m. ET on Feb. 26, and with it fast approaching, NHL.com looks back at some of the biggest moves made near the deadline in the past 10 seasons.

 

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Coaches Room

Players' stress, angst run rampant ahead of Trade Deadline

Mullen knows firsthand how it feels to go to new city, team

by Joe Mullen / Special to NHL.com

The Coaches Room is a weekly column by one of four former NHL coaches and assistants who will turn their critical gaze to the game and explain it through the lens of a teacher. Jim Corsi, David Marcoux, Paul MacLean and Joe Mullen will take turns providing insight. 

In this edition, Mullen, a former assistant with the Pittsburgh Penguins and Philadelphia Flyers and 2000 player inductee into the Hockey Hall of Fame, talks about what it's like for player to be traded before the NHL Trade Deadline (3 p.m. ET on Feb. 26 this season) and how a coach can help that player adjust to his new team.

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