Several notable blog posts regarding trade rumors about P.K. Subban, Zach Parise, Ales Hemsky, Mikhail Grabovski and Clarke MacArthur, plus a suggestion for the Blackhawks to trade Patrick Kane.

LIONS IN WINTER: An eloquent take on the P.K. Subban trade rumor madness, and how Subban’s reaction to it could teach the braying masses something about dealing with such nonsense.

DEFENDING BIG D: Should the Dallas Stars make a pitch for Zach Parise?

RED LIGHT DISTRICT HOCKEY BLOG: Where will Ales Hemsky land? Your guess is as good as Oilers GM Steve Tambellini’s!

THE HOCKEY WRITERS: Weighing the Maple Leafs options for pending UFA center Mikhail Grabovski.

SURLY & SCRIBE’S LA KINGS BLOG: Would Clarke MacArthur be a good fit on the Kings?

HOCKEYBUZZ.COM: John Jaeckel considers the potential benefits for the Blackhawks of trading Patrick Kane, which Blackhawks management isn’t about to consider.