Ben and Skin have the Rangers general manager on every Thursday at 5PM and they ask all the hard-hitting questions about how JD intends to attack the upcoming trade deadline.
The week leading up to the NBA trade deadline has been filled with lots of talk and little action so far. It’s a deadline-driven league, so the big moves could still be coming.
Lance Armstrong is facing a Wednesday deadline to decide whether he will meet with U.S. Anti-Doping Agency officials and talk with them under oath about what he knows about PED use in cycling.
With only hours remaining before an NHL-imposed deadline to make a deal with the players’ association and preserve a full hockey season, all was quiet between the sides.
NHLPA executive director Don Fehr has maintained the two sides can continue discussions beyond Sept. 15, and there is no need for the league to lock out its players.
“For the guys it is about belief,” said Stars head coach Glen Gulutzan, “We are doing things the right way and we’ve stuck with it.”
With the NBA trade deadline looming, the Dallas Mavericks would be wise to hold tight with the talent they have now and wait for free agency to make a big splash.