Will Kevin Shattenkirk finally be traded?
The Fourth Period: The St. Louis Blues could be in a position to trade defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk. Blues GM Doug Armstrong wants to “shake things up” and is willing to trade Shattenkirk. The Blues supposedly came close to moving Shattenkirk last season and during the summer near the NHL Draft, but nothing materialized.
New York Islanders still trying to trade Jaroslav Halak
The Fourth Period: New York Islanders GM Garth Snow sent out a note to all 29 of his counterparts informing them that Jaroslav Halak could be made available if the right offer presented itself. Two teams showed considerable interest in Halak and made serious inquiries, but it appears talks have once again cooled.
The Ottawa Senators trying to trade Andrew Hammond
The Hockey News: The Ottawa Senators are looking to trade goalie Andrew Hammond. The Philadelphia Flyers, Los Angeles Kings and Boston Bruins are clubs whose goalie depth was tested by injuries this season. One of them could consider Hammond an affordable option.