Vancouver Sun "The pending unrestricted free agent defenceman, whose exclusive negotiation rights were dealt to the Coyotes by the Dallas Stars on Thursday for a fifth-round pick in the 2016 draft, can’t talk to other suitors until Saturday. It’s a prudent move by the Stars. They unload a 30-year-old..." June 21
Stars remain dialed in on Russell and Hamhuis. Highly unlikely, but is it possible to land both? Too early to rule anything out.
Told that the Washington Capitals have kicked tires on Dan Hamhuis...
The Score "A new contender appears to have emerged in the Dan Hamhuis sweepstakes. ESPN's Pierre LeBrun is reporting that the Washington Capitals have "kicked the tires" on Hamhuis, who's considered the No. 1 defenseman available in the rental market. Fuelling speculation, at least on the part of the..." February 29
Stars remain interested in Hamhuis, but after Russell trade Dallas needs Vancouvers asking price to drop to make it work.
The Score "The Dallas Stars are reportedly looking to fix their biggest weakness. The team is interested in Vancouver Canucks defenseman Dan Hamhuis, according to Sportsnet's Dan Murphy. Hamhuis has a no-trade clause, but, according to Murphy, the Stars are a club he'd be interested in joining." February 27
The Score "The Chicago Blackhawks seem to be shifting their focus away from Vancouver Canucks defenseman Dan Hamhuis. While the Blackhawks are interested in adding depth to their blue line, the team's interest in Hamhuis has "cooled considerably," according to TSN's Bob McKenzie." February 27
Second City Hockey "The Chicago Blackhawks have "serious interest" in Radim Vrbata and Dan Hamhuis of the Vancouver Canucks, reports TSN's Farhan Lalji. The Hawks are expected to be active buyers before the NHL trade deadline on Feb. 29 and appear to be casting a wide net for targets before then. Vrbata and..." February 25
Dan Hamhuis tells me he/agent has not been asked to waive no trade clause. That being said, he and family are discussing options.
The Score "With defenseman Dan Hamhuis widely expected to be dealt by the Vancouver Canucks before the trade deadline, it appears the team has yet to have any serious discussions on a deal. Hamhuis said Tuesday the team hasn't asked him or his agent about waiving his no-trade clause, reports Jay Janower..." February 23
Hamhuis back next game, hence Weber being made available.