With the NHL trade freeze lifting tomorrow and with teams hitting the half way point of the NHL season soon, NHL trade rumors will be picking up.
One team that loves to make big moves at the NHL trade deadline is the Vegas Golden Knights and do they have their sights set on Vancouver Canucks forward Bo Horvat?
Vegas interested in Bo Horvat
Owen Krepps of Vegas Hockey Now reports the Vegas Golden Knights are looking to trade for a forward to add more depth to the lineup and fill a hole by the plethora of injuries that have hit the team. Vegas management would love to make a Bo Horvat trade.
The Golden Knights are considered a Stanley Cup contender and you know they will be all-in on a big trade to get Vegas owner Bill Foley that Stanley Cup he desires.
The Vancouver Canucks are seeking a young NHL ready centerman and a young NHL right-shot defenseman in return for Horvat.
Do the Golden Knights have the pieces to make a Bo Horvat trade?
Krepps went on to say in his piece that in order for a Horvat trade to work, the Canucks will have to take on some salary.
Krepps proposes that the Golden Knights offer up goalie Laurent Brossoit, forward Brett Howden, defenseman Kaeden Korczak, 2023 first round pick and 2023 second round pick.