Ottawa Senators GM Bryan Murray remains ready to deal following the Olympic break, while Flames defenseman Shan O’Brien awaits a trade.
OTTAWA SUN: Bruce Garrioch reports Senators GM Bryan Murray remains ready to deal if the right offer comes along following the Olympic break. The Senators reportedly have interest in Buffalo Sabres’ winger Matt Moulson and St. Louis Blues winger Chris Stewart. The Blues likely want a roster player in return for Stewart. With eight blueliners on the roster the Senators could deal from their blueline depth.
SPECTOR’S NOTE: The Senators have been buyers for several weeks. Keep an eye on them in the short period between the end of the Olympic break and the March 5 trade deadline.
CALGARY HERALD: Scott Cruickshank reports Flames veteran defenseman Shane O’Brien, who’s been demoted to the minors, is hoping he’ll be dealt by the March trade deadline. O’Brien believes he still has much to offer an NHL team.