Blackhawks’ Goalie Prospect Ivan Nalimov Still Asking for Trade; Could He Be a Key Trade Piece this Offseason, or Can the ‘Hawks Keep Him?

With the Hossa/Hinostroza/Oesterle trade that occurred on Thursday afternoon, the Blackhawks were able to free up some cap space.  The Blackhawks currently have $9,300,705 in cap space, and one of the ways they could use it would be to acquire a forward like Jeff Skinner of the Carolina Hurricanes or Max Pacioretty of the Montreal Canadiens.

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