After the blockbuster trade that sent defenseman Erik Karlsson to the Pittsburgh Penguins, GM Mike Grier is continuing to work the phones to shed some more salary.
The latest NHL trade rumors for the San Jose Sharks have the team sending forward Kevin Labanc to the Vancouver Canucks.
Will the Vancouver Canucks make a trade for Kevin Lebanc?
Max Miller of The Hockey News reports that Kevin Labanc becoming an unrestricted free agent and the willingness of the San Jose Sharks to eat some of Labanc’s salary, make him a tradeable asset.
NHL trade rumors made the rounds back in July that the Vancouver Canucks would take Labanc and send Tyler Myers back to the Sharks.
With Myers due a $5 million bonus on September 1, a trade could come Labour Day weekend for Labanc with Myers finally heading to San Jose.