Live NHL Chatter from Twitter and Open Thread

With the 2016 NHL trade deadline nearing and many transactions still to play out before the deadline is passed on Monday afternoon at 3 PM EST, we present to you this running piece of chatter from Twitter.

Major media players are part of this group with most of note :

Bob McKenzie, Pierre LeBrun, Elliotte Friedman, Darren Dreger, Greg Wyshynski, Nick Kypreos, Craig Custance, Renaud Lavoie, Scott Burnside, John Shannon, E.J. Herdek, Adam Proteau, Lyle Richardson (as Spectors Hockey), Kevin Allen, Jonathan Willis, Chris Botta, Enricco Ciccone, James Mirtle, Joe Yerdon and a few others of note and some catch-all accounts form major media sources.

For those left wondering why Tampa Bay Lightning media players are not on this list -- because they'll be retweeting breaking news or chatter from some of these major players. If you would rathe rsee Lightning related Twitter chatter, hop over to our Live Lightning Twitter feed page.