Blue Jackets Ship James Wisniewski to the Ducks.

The Columbus Blue Jackets have traded defenseman James Wisniewski and a third-round pick to the Anaheim Ducks in exchange for winger Rene Bourque, center William Karlsson and a second-round pick in 2015.   SPECTOR’S NOTE: Just when it seemed Wisniewski would...

Jokinen to the Blues, Leopold to the Wild.

The Toronto Maple Leafs have traded center Olli Jokinen to the St. Louis Blues for a conditional draft pick. The Columbus Blue Jackets have traded defenseman Jordan Leopold to the Minnesota Wild for defenseman Justin Falk and a fifth-round pick in 2015...

Sabres Ship Neuvirth to Islanders for Johnson

The Buffalo Sabres trade goaltender Michal Neuvirth to the New York Islanders in exchange for goalie Chad Johnson and a third-round pick in 2015.  SPECTOR’S NOTE: No surprise the Isles made this move. Johnson simply wasn’t working out for them as their...

Kennedy to the Islanders, Bortuzzo to the Blues.

The San Jose Sharks traded winger Tyler Kennedy to the New York Islanders in exchange for a conditional 2016 third-round pick. The Pittsburgh Penguins trade defenseman Robert Bortuzzo and a 2016 seventh-round pick to the St. Louis Blues for defenseman Ian Cole. ...

Devils Ship Marek Zidlicky to Red Wings.

The New Jersey Devils have traded defenseman Marek Zidlicky to the Detroit Red Wings in exchange for a conditiona third-round pick in 2016.  SPECTOR’S NOTE: That condition is if the Wings reach the Stanley Cup Final, that pick becomes a second rounder. This is...