The NHL trade deadline isn’t until April 3, but already rumors have been heating up since the announcement of a CBA deal between the NHLPA and NHL.
Where will hot trade target goalie Roberto Luongo end up? Will he find a new home where he can play as the team's primary keeper? Or, will he have to wait until the Vancouver Canucks haul in a top-tier package for their veteran backup netminder?
Let's take a look at the latest on Luongo's trade status and some other top potential targets around the league.
Jarome Iginla, W, Calgary Flames
Calgary GM Jay Feaster is intent on not discussing the future of Jarome Iginla. He insists the 35-year-old veteran winger will be with the team throughout the season, despite not being able to come to a contract agreement with him.
Randy Sportak of the Calgary Sun found out Feaster’s apparent intentions over the weekend:
The directive here in Calgary, the objective here in Calgary, has not changed. From ownership right on through, our goal and our intent is to have Jarome Iginla spend his entire playing career with the Calgary Flames.
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NHL Rumors: Latest Roberto Luongo Buzz and Top Trade Target RumblingsJanuary 15th, 2013 by Mike Hoag Leave a reply »