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30 Nov 2018 21:52:44
Cal - TJ Brodie + 2019 1st
Tor - William Nylander

Ari - Jakob Chychrun
Tor - William Nylander + 2019 2nd

Min - Matt Dumba
Tor - William Nylander + 2019 1st

Car - Justin Faulk + 2019 1st
Tor - William Nylander

Van - Chris Tanev + 2019 1st + 2019 2nd
Tor - William Nylander

Franchaise Billy

1.) 30 Nov 2018 23:12:33
I’d do the dumba deal just don’t think Minnesota would part with him as they’d be considerably weaker on the back end and no way Vancouver trades this years 1st for a player that is similar to what they already have in boeser (boeser is much better, but they play similar style) . Leafs don’t need another offensive minded d like Faulk, personally I don’t mind the zona trade, I like Chychruns style of play, I think he was a steal in the 2016 draft! Also don’t mind the Calgary trade.

2.) 01 Dec 2018 00:21:59
Calgary and Vancouver say no to giving up draft picks.
Minnesota is not giving up Dumba.
Carolina would do this for a 2nd round pick.

3.) 01 Dec 2018 00:22:31
Calgary doesn't have the cap room
Chychrun is untouchable from Arizona
Dumba is too valuable to Minnesota
Faulk and a 2019 2nd maybe
Van isn't getting rid of their 2019 lottery pick. Maybe 2020 first.

4.) 30 Nov 2018 22:50:11
No, no, yes, no, no.

5.) 01 Dec 2018 03:54:18
Apart from being injury prone, Tanev’s numbers are terrible this year. Should be avoided at all costs.

All the other trades have very positive elements going for them. But like everyone else, I got to say that the Dumba trade is the one I like best. Chychrun is injury prone, Faulk doesn’t have enough term, Brodie doesn’t have enough term. Again, just imo, Leafs should be loooking at young RHD on good multi-year contract. I don’t think we would be able to get Dumba, or that would have happened already. But there may be someone else available.

6.) 03 Dec 2018 12:55:46
Nylander can't get Chychrun alone.



29 Nov 2018 23:10:21
Arizona - Jakob Chychrun
Toronto - William Nylander

Arizona - Derek Stepan + 2019 1st Rd + Barrett Hayton
St Louis - Vladimir Tarasenko

Clayton Keller - William Nylander - Vladimir Tarasenko
Nick Schmaltz - Alex Galchenyuk - Vince Hinostroza
Richard Panik - Brad Richardson - Michael Grabner
Christian Dvorak - Nick Cousins - Christian Fischer

Oliver Ekman-Larsson - Niklas Hjarlmarsson
Kevin Connauton - Jason Demers
Alex Goligoski - Jordan Oesterle

Franchaise Billy

1.) 30 Nov 2018 01:31:10
That's a solid nope.

2.) 30 Nov 2018 05:28:31
Are you a coyote fan? If so I'd like to meet you I have never saw one In Person. I've heard they were a rare breed but they are out there. sort of like the albino moose.

3.) 30 Nov 2018 06:43:56
Still doesn’t look good enough team to win the cup.

4.) 30 Nov 2018 14:21:55
the nylander trade no, toronto would add i think. st louis trade is closer in my opinion.

5.) 30 Nov 2018 14:43:10
Plane quantity doesn't equal quality.

How bout chtyil, Hajek, 1st end 2019.

6.) 03 Dec 2018 12:56:30
Too bad that's a poor defence.



27 Nov 2018 10:51:28
Calgary Flames:
• (C) Mark Jankowski (1,675,000 x 2YR)
• (C) Dillon Dubé (778,333 x 3YR)
• (G) Tyler Parsons (759,167 x 2YR)
• (2019) First Round Pick
St Louis Blues:
• (RW) Vladimir Tarasenko (7,500,000 x 5YR)

Calgary Flames:
• (LHD) TJ Brodie (4,650,400 x 2YR)
• (2019) Second Round Pick
Toronto Maple Leafs:
• (C) William Nylander (unsigned gaudreau comparable contract)

Calgary Flames:
• (RW) Michael Frolík (4,300,000 x 2YR)
Arizona Coyotes:
• (2019) Fourth Round Pick

Calgary Flames:
• (RHD) Michael Stone (3,500,000 x 2YR)
Ottawa Senators:
• (2019) Third Round Pick

Calgary Flames Projected Lines:

Johnny Gaudreau - Sean Monahan - Vladimir Tarasenko
Matthew Tkachuk - William Nylander - Elias Lindholm
Sam Bennett - Mikael Backlund - James Neal
Austin Czarnik - Derek Ryan - Garnet Hathaway

Mark Giordano - Travis Hamonic
Noah Hanifin - Rasmus Andersson
Juuso Välimäki - Oliver Kylington

Franchaise Billy

1.) 27 Nov 2018 15:21:08
So 3 sheet pieces of poo and a 1st for tarasenko.

That's a solid no try your first and ktchuck+.

2.) 27 Nov 2018 17:08:41
An aging LHD with only two years left on his contract for eight years of Nylander? Not sure if I’m seeing the value there.

3.) 27 Nov 2018 20:00:36

4.) 27 Nov 2018 21:04:00
Takchuk alone would be too much for Tarasenko based on age and the fact that Tarasenko is a little overpaid for a 60 point player.

5.) 28 Nov 2018 01:08:24
40 goal scorer. Lol your a joke.

6.) 28 Nov 2018 12:42:23
Why would nylander sign for a couple mil less in Calgary then he's asking from Toronto? Holy snikies some people over rate what nylander will get in return on this site.



26 Nov 2018 23:14:53
Calgary Flames:
• (LHD) TJ Brodie (4,650,400 x 2YR)
• (C) Mark Jankowski (1,675,000 x 2YR)
• (2019) Seventh Round Pick
Toronto Maple Leafs:
• (C) William Nylander (unsigned gaudreau comparable contract)

Arizona Coyotes:
• (RHD) Jason Demers (3,937,000 x 3YR)
Toronto Maple Leafs:
• (LW) Josh Leivo (925,000 x 1YR)
• (2019) Second Round Pick

Edmonton Oilers:
• (RW) Jesse Puljujärvi (925,000 x 1YR)
• (2019) Second Round Pick
Toronto Maple Leafs:
• (LHD) Jake Gardiner (4,050,000 x 1YR)

Projected Lines -

Zach Hyman - John Tavares - Mitch Marner
Patrick Marleau - Auston Matthews - Kasperi Kapanen
Andreas Johnsson - Nazem Kadri - Jesse Puljujärvi
Tyler Ennis - Mark Jankowski - Connor Brown

Morgan Rielly - Jason Demers
TJ Brodie - Ron Hainsey
Travis Dermott - Martin Marincin

Franchaise Billy

1.) 27 Nov 2018 04:59:12
Pool and a 2nd for gradiner ufa 😂😂.

2.) 27 Nov 2018 10:08:53
1) that package wouldn't get you puljujarvi
2) you have brodie on 2nd line and demers with reilly?
3) i'd think that package toronto would want at very least a 3rd in that nylander deal not a 7th.

3.) 27 Nov 2018 10:56:48
Demers is done for the season. Maybe even his career. Lol. That one is a for sure no way.

Gardiner is worth more than a bust + 2nd. Can Edmonton even afford this trade?

The Calgary trade has the most chops to it, though I personally feel Leafs Gould be targeting younger players rather than 28 year old Brodie with only 2 years left on his contract before UFA. Valimaki or Andersson maybe?

4.) 27 Nov 2018 10:57:28
Demers done for the season. Knee blown. May not be back for a long while.

Gardiner is worth more than a bust + 2nd (hard to believe sometimes, I know)

Brodie is 28 and 2 years until UFA. Leafs need someone younger with contract similar in terms to Nylander. Valimaki or Andersson maybe?

5.) 27 Nov 2018 12:31:32
Would not trade Gardiner for a huge question mark and a pick could really use him come playoff time.

6.) 27 Nov 2018 13:29:14
Question mark is fair but bust is so not true. I’d say he’s just not being developed properly, big surprise there. He’s 20 and probably should’ve been in the AHL for most if not all of his career up to this point. His first stint in the AHL points wise wasn’t the greatest but he was on a bad team and people said he was creating a lot. His last one was only 4 games yes but he had 4 points. Let him be a point a game in the AHL and see what he is next season before calling him a bust, would be my suggestion.

7.) 27 Nov 2018 15:31:27
@ebs. Completely agree. He’s such a big guy with skill, he’s just not an NHL player yet and that’s okay. But he’s being mismanaged. As leaf fans we had little to cheer for and wanted Nylander on the big club and management said he wouldn’t come up until he has a chance to dominate in the AHL. He did and was better for it. Should be a similar approach with puli.

8.) 27 Nov 2018 15:59:09
With North American kids like marner etc leafs option was to have him in the leafs or send him back to junior again, that didn’t make sense. With these European guys, you’re given such an advantage to be allowed to have them in the AHL at 18 and 19. Why not use that? They’re learning a new game, a new rink size, a new culture, often times a new language. Use every tool you have to allow them to succeed and slower hockey and a bit weaker competition is one of them to start.

9.) 27 Nov 2018 18:35:37
Agreed Jim, it seems so obvious. Why play him 5-10 minutes a night on the 3rd or 4th line when he can go succeed in the A?

10.) 27 Nov 2018 20:04:15
Oilers are very good at screwing up developing their drafts. It’s just not possible to draft so many busts like that. They rushed virtually every one of their top picks the last ten years, and look how many succeeded. Not nearly as many should have. And the ones that did actually do anything in NHL have underperformed. I don’t think it’s coincidence that Hall had his breakout year after finally being traded.

11.) 27 Nov 2018 20:11:30
Yeah. He could be first line, be the first shot option on the PP, learn to play both sides of the puck and gain a ton of confidence. Then drop him on Mcdavids line late this season or to start next year.

12.) 27 Nov 2018 21:31:29
@LeafsGM, Bouchard- sent back to juniors.
Yamamoto- finished junior and now in the AHL.
Puljujarvi- made mistakes in his development IMO but not too late.
McDavid- not underperforming.

Draisaitl- went back to junior and now he’s doing just fine. Nurse- finished his junior and maybe slightly underperforming but he’s also a D and it’s expected. Yakupov- totally blew it and even though he has zero IQ he could’ve had a good career riding shotgun with McDavid IMO.

RNH- not the high point getting 1st overall but a good player. He was too good to go back to junior.
Hall- had an 80 point season in Edmonton and was also to good for junior. How many 1st overalls go back to junior?

13.) 27 Nov 2018 22:38:01
Calling puli a bust is funny though. He’s a 4th overall from 2016. Some of the same guys I’ve seen call him a bust on this site were also commenting that Chicago did well getting strome. He was a higher pick a year earlier than puli. Saying he’s not where you thought he would be, fair. Saying bust is laughable for a 20 year old kid.

14.) 27 Nov 2018 23:04:08
Call it what you want to call it. He’s not living up to the expectation that warranted such a high draft selection, playing with some of the world’s best players. He might still come along, but at this point he’s looking more like a Crouse and either Strome than a Marner or Nylander. The same guys saying Puljujärvi isn’t a bust are the same guys who say Crouse is. Imo they are all looking like a bust to me and would not bring anywhere close to a 1st in return. How much would you be willing to give up for any of those guys?


Klefbom sucks. Nurse will never be more than 2LHD similar to Zadorov. Yakopov was a spectacular bust. Paajarvi sucks. Gagner sucks. Petry doing ok now but sucked for a long time. Puljujärvi sucks and looking like he’s a bust. Yamamoto is so small I have a hard time seeing him doing much at NHL level. Bouchard is way too early to say.

15.) 28 Nov 2018 00:58:21
Yupp isn’t on this. I think you mean ebs.

16.) 28 Nov 2018 05:11:51
Oops. Sorry Yupp. Lol.



24 Nov 2018 18:37:24
(LHD) Olli Juolevi + (C) Adam Gaudette + 2nd Rd Pick
(C) William Nylander

Franchaise Billy

1.) 24 Nov 2018 22:42:03
Nylander will be signed this weekend or by Monday, he won't be traded.

2.) 24 Nov 2018 22:49:05
You mean THEN he will be traded.

3.) 25 Nov 2018 00:06:24
Any proposal with Vancouver right now you got to be thinking about 1st round pick. I don’t know if this package would get you Nylamder. That Juolevi kid may be a real star in the making. He alone gives this trade legs.




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24 Nov 2018 22:43:32
Not a chance from (New Jersey) not carolina

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24 Nov 2018 04:22:35
No from stl

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24 Nov 2018 04:22:28
Gonna take more from van

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23 Nov 2018 08:31:22
LeafsGM and Leafs17 i like your responses thank you

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22 Nov 2018 04:13:02
Hes from calgary, his dad played for calgary. So i'm kinda aiming for a hometown discount

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