- Doug Mittler, Rumor Central
Brodeur will be in goal Tuesday for the second time in four days after sitting out seven Devils games in a row. The outing will only add to speculation that general manager Lou Lamoriello is auditioning the 41-year-old Brodeur for a possible trade, presumably to the Minnesota Wild. ESPN.com’s Pierre LeBrun looked into that possibility Tuesday.
Devils players would be stunned if Brodeur is shipped out, writes Randy Miller of NJ.com, but business is business. Here are some other rumors around the NHL with the trade deadline just a day away:
We have already seen one elite goaltender traded in the past week, with Ryan Miller being shipped from Buffalo to St. Louis. Could future Hall of Famer Martin Brodeur be traded too?