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The Big Board - Players In Play

With the March 5 trade deadline looming, the NHL on TSN provides a ranked look at some of the names that could be on the move. Keep checking back as this list is updated.


The Top 5

1. RYAN KESLER - VANCOUVER CANUCKS
Age: 29 Height: 6'2 Weight: 202 lbs
Seasons in Vancouver: 10 (Drafted by Canucks in 2003)
Career-best season: 2010-11: 41 G, 32 A, 73 Pts, plus- 24
Notes: Looking up at the playoffs, the Canucks may look to improve long-term by dangling the talented two-way centre.

Contract Status

Cap Hit Years Remaining 2014-15 Salary Cap Hit
$5,000,000 2 $5,000,00
 
2. THOMAS VANEK - NEW YORK ISLANDERS
Age: 30 Height: 6'0 Weight: 217 lbs
Seasons in New York: 1 (Traded to Islanders Oct. 27, 2013)
Career-best season: 2006-07: 43 G, 41 A, 84 Pts, plus- 47, 40 PIM
Notes: Already traded once this season, Vanek - who recently turned down a lucrative offer from the Islanders - will likely test free agency on July 1.

Contract Status

Cap Hit Years Remaining 2014-15 Salary Cap Hit
$7,142,857 0 UFA
 
3. MATT MOULSON - BUFFALO SABRES
Age: 30 Height: 6'1 Weight: 200 lbs
Seasons in Buffalo: 1 (Traded to Sabres on Oct. 27, 2013)
Career-best season: 2011-12: 36 G, 33 A, 69 Pts, Plus -1
Notes: Moulson's tenure in Buffalo has been expected to be brief since he was acquired in October. The re-building Sabres will look to turn the scorer into future assets.

Contract Status

Cap Hit Years Remaining 2014-15 Salary Cap Hit
$3,133,333 0 UFA
 
4. CHRISTIAN EHRHOFF - BUFFALO SABRES
Age: 31 Height: 6'2 Weight: 203 lbs
Seasons in Buffalo: 3 (Signed by Sabres in 2011)
Career-best season: 2010-11: 14 G, 36 A, 50 Pts, plus- 19
Notes: Ehrhoff has a lot of term left on his deal, but the big money years on his contract have already passed.

Contract Status

Cap Hit Years Remaining 2014-15 Salary Cap Hit
$4,000,000 7 $4,000,000
 
5. MIKE CAMMALLERI - CALGARY FLAMES
Age: 31 Height: 5'9 Weight: 190 lbs
Seasons in Calgary: 3 (Traded to Flames on Jan. 12, 2012)
Career-best season: 2008-09: 39 G, 43 A, 82 Pts, plus- 2, 44 PIM
Notes: The scoring winger is in the final year of a long-term deal and the Flames will be looking to rebuild moving forward.

Contract Status

Cap Hit Years Remaining 2014-15 Salary Cap Hit
$6,000,000 0 UFA
 

OTHER PLAYERS IN PLAY

Rank Name Pos. Team Age Years Remaining Cap Hit
6 David Legwand C Nashville 33 UFA $4,500,000
7 Martin Brodeur G New Jersey 41 UFA $4,500,000
8 Chris Stewart F Buffalo 25 1 $4,150,000
9 Jaroslav Halak G Buffalo 28 UFA $3,750,000
10 Ales Hemsky RW Edmonton 30 UFA $5,000,000
11 Andrej Meszaros D Philadelphia 28 UFA $4,000,000
12 Ray Whitney LW Dallas 41 UFA $4,500,000
13 Sam Gagner C/RW Edmonton 24 2 $4,800,000
14 Lee Stempniak RW Calgary 30 UFA $2,500,000
15 Ladislav Smid D Calgary 28 3 $3,500,000
16 Drew Stafford RW Buffalo 28 1 $4,000,000
17 Jiri Tlusty LW Carolina 25 RFA $1,600,000
18 Paul Gaustad C Nashville 32 2 $3,250,000
19 Ryan Smyth LW Edmonton 37 UFA $2,250,000
20 Chris Butler D Calgary 27 UFA $1,700,000
21 Lubomir Visnovsky D NY Islanders 37 1 $4,750,000
22 Henrik Tallinder D Buffalo 35 UFA $3,380,000
23 Alex Edler D Vancouver 27 5 $5,000,000
24 Vern Fiddler C Dallas 33 UFA $1,800,000
25 Ron Hainsey D Carolina 32 UFA $2,000,000
26 Sean Bergenheim LW Florida 29 1 $2,750,000

All The Moves

Martin St. Louis is a Ranger, Matt Moulson is a member of the Minnesota Wild and the Montreal Canadiens have Thomas Vanek. Look back at all the big name deals that went down.


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