New York Rangers looking at Eric Staal
New York Post: Larry Brooks expects New York Rangers GM Jeff Gorton to pursue Eric Staal by the NHL trade deadline. Brooks believes Staal is the only player in the trade market worth sacrificing a first-round pick for. The Hurricanes would have to pick up some of Staal’s contract for any trade to happen.
What moves will the Dallas Stars make?
The Dallas Morning News: The Dallas Stars will look to target Toronto Maple Leafs defensemen Roman Polak, Winnipeg Jet’s Jacob Trouba and Vancouver Canucks Dan Hamhuis, along with forwards like Arizona Coyotes Mikkel Boedker and Winnipeg Jets Andrew Ladd.
Chicago looking to add a top-6 forward at the trade deadline
Chicago Sun-Times: Mark Lazerus believes the Chicago Blackhawks will target a top-6 forward but only seek afforable options like former Blackhawk and current Carolina Hurricane Kris Versteeg or P-A Parenteau of the Toronto Maple Leafs. Lazerus believes the Hawks will have to pass on Jets forward Andrew Ladd and Jiri Hudler of the Flames.