Monday, February 29, 2016

Trade Deadline Day -- Segment Four

1PM to 2 PM ET
10 AM to 11 AM PT

The Trading Post Archive 

How slow is deadline day?  James Duthie has taken to reinforcing his belief that there will be another trade before the deadline arrives in two hours time ... Betting sides stand ready to take some of that action ...

Sportsnet has turned its attention to the trade earlier this year between Nashville and Columbus and which team won the Jones / Johansen trade, a theme previously explored by TSN in the previous hour.

A Minor league deal sees the Blackhawks and Hurricanes swapping two players.

10:12 AM PT / 1:12 PM ET
The Colorado Avalanche and Arizona Coyotes provide the reinforcements for Trade Deadline discussion, with the Avs picking up Left Winger Mikkel Boedker from Arizona, heading to Arizona is Alex Tanguay and two prospects Connor Bleackley and Kyle Wood
(NHL Trade Alert)

The shift of Tanguay for Boedker captures the attention of the two Deadline show options, though it doesn't make for a lengthy review, with a return to the forecasting and prognostications of what could come yet.

TSN turns its attention to another tour of the Canadian teams to shake the trees and see if anything is under discussion, Sportsnet grabs an interview with Boedker to learn how he heard of the trade and what he sees ahead in Colorado.

10:38 AM PT / 1:38 PM ET
Colorado keeps its trading plan in motion picking up Eric Gelinas from the New Jersey Devils in exchange for a 3rd Round pick.
(NHL Trade Alert)

10:38 AM / 1:38 PM ET 
Dallas and Calgary strike a deal with the Stars picking up some strength on the blue line acquiring Kris Russell from Calgary. Calgary receives Jyrki Jokipakka, Brett Pollock and a conditional 2nd Round Draft pick
(NHL Trade Alert)

TSN is the first to get an interview with Alex Tanguay, how notes that the trade was not a surprise as he had known that the Avalanche had no plans to resign him for next season.

Sportsnet features a discussion with Mark Messier and the impact of his trade to the Rangers after a lengthy run with the Edmonton Oilers.

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