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Trade Tree Tuesday: Canucks – Blues March 5, 1991

Trade Tree Tuesday: Canucks – Blues March 5, 1991

NHL Trade Tree The hard part about these trade trees is determining which player was the centerpiece of a deal that takes place years after the initial trade I’m breaking down. If you were to simply look at the graphs and stats and not read the blog, it may paint a different picture of who actually won or lost the initial trade. For example, let’s say Toronto sent a 2nd line player to Vancouver for a 3rd liner and an…

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Trade Tree Tuesday: New Jersey – Calgary June 16 1990

Trade Tree Tuesday: New Jersey – Calgary June 16 1990

NHL Trade Tree With 31 teams in the league it’s harder than ever to win the Stanley Cup. By the time the NHL trade deadline arrives, the teams who can compete will tweak their roster to get better. The cost of trying to win through trades at the deadline is usually very high though. Many hockey pundits claim the worst deals are made on trade deadline day. Looking back at some of these trades, I tend to agree. Sometimes doing…

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Trade Tree Tuesday: Vintage – Leafs & Wings March 3, 1968

Trade Tree Tuesday: Vintage – Leafs & Wings March 3, 1968

NHL Trade Tree Welcome back to another edition of Trade Tree Tuesday, where every two weeks I publish an NHL trade that took place in the past, and break down the effect it had over time. Today I will be doing a “vintage” trade that took place almost 50 years ago. This particular trade was a little tough to follow. It stretches over 20 years and involved over 50 players in that span. It was a trade that also featured…

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Trade Tree Tuesday: Canucks – Bruins January 16, 1991

Trade Tree Tuesday: Canucks – Bruins January 16, 1991

NHL Trade Tree Every Canadian loves the NHL Trade Deadline Day (except maybe the NHL players themselves). In fact, it should be a national holiday, or at least moved to the weekend. Looking at you Gary Bettman! It’s always an exciting time for fans even though sometimes it can be frustrating. Some trades have you jumping for joy, while others leave you confused and shaking your head. Wouldn’t it be awesome if you knew which team “won” the trade? Or…

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Trade Tree Tuesday: Canucks March 6, 1990

Trade Tree Tuesday: Canucks March 6, 1990

NHL Trade Tree Every Canadian loves the NHL Trade Deadline Day (except maybe the NHL players themselves). In fact, it should be a national holiday, or at least moved to the weekend. Looking at you Gary Bettman! It’s always an exciting time for fans even though sometimes it can be frustrating. Some trades have you jumping for joy, while others leave you confused and shaking your head. Wouldn’t it be awesome if you knew which team “won” the trade? Or…

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