Hurricanes dangling Noah Hanifin. Are the Leafs interested?
The Fourth Period: David Pagnotta is reporting there is talk the Carolina Hurricanes are dangling defenseman Noah Hanifin as trade bait. Carolina wants top-line guy. Could the Toronto Maple Leafs trade either Mitch Marner or William Nylander for Hanifin?
Latest Evander Kane trade rumors
TSN: Darren Dreger reports he hasn’t been able to nail down the specific clubs with interest in Evander Kane but said they’re believed in “win-now mode”. He noted the San Jose Sharks, Anaheim Ducks and New York Rangers are among the teams in that mode.
Calgary interested in Travis Hamonic
Sportsnet: Elliotte Friedman also considers the rumor of the Calgary Flames with interest in New York Islanders defenseman Travis Hamonic to be 100 percent accurate. He thinks the Toronto Maple Leafs are in the mix but isn’t sure about the Dallas Stars. He’s also heard rumors the Isles seek two first-round picks for Hamonic.