E.J. Hradek takes his weekly dip into the mailbag, fielding questions on the Florida Panthers' trade plans for Bryan McCabe, the title chances of the San Jose Sharks and new Buffalo Sabres owner Terry Pegula.
E.J. Hradek provides a list of five players who should be moved before the NHL's trade deadline. Topping the list is Ottawa Senators wing Daniel Alfredsson, who could fit in Pittsburgh, Nashville or Phoenix.
By trading for Chris Pronger, Philly upgraded its defense, but the move could hurt the Flyers' salary structure. Plus, E.J. Hradek weighs in on the Jay Bouwmeester deal and the impact of top picks John Tavares and Victor Hedman.