What a night in the NHL! The Edmonton Oilers were busy last night. First, they traded away defenseman Ladislav Smid to Calgary for prospects and then they agreed with G Ilya Bryzgalov on a one year deal. There were numerous rumors floating around that the Flyers and Oilers had reached a deal, exchanging Wayne Simmonds and 2nd round pick for Ales Hemsky. This report turned out to be a fake. Bryzgalov will not play today against the Flyers.
The day was also filled with rumors concerning the Flyers pursuit of winger Jordan Eberle. Here is what’s hot around the NHL right now:
The Oilers – Flames trade (OilonWhyte)
The Flyers interested in Eberle?( OilonWhyte)
Tim Thomas return to action (CausewayCrowd)
Jsaquella chronicles the Flyers struggles (TheHockeyGuys)
Trade coming in Ottawa (Hockeybuzz)