12:51 p.m. ET - The Montreal Canadiens have added a little goalie insurance with Carey Price on the shelf, acquiring Devan Dubnyk from the Nashville Predators for future considerations. How long is Price going to be out?
12:47 p.m. ET - Vancouver remains an interesting team to watch, as there are conflicting reports about whether or not Mike Gillis has permission to trade Ryan Kesler now or he's bound to wait until the summer so the Canucks can try to make the playoffs. As I said yesterday, if the ownership wants to lose this fanbase completely, a doomed, last-ditch effort for the playoffs and a little bit of extra ticket revenue is the way to do it. From PITB:
Read More »from Puck Daddy’s 2014 NHL Trade Deadline Live Blog, Hour 4
I understand that the Canucks aren’t out of it, and I understand there’s a little money to be made in even getting two playoff home games. But if ownership in this city wants to win back the trust of a fanbase that’s grown cynical and bitter towards them over the past few years, they’ll trade Ryan Kesler within the next 24