Analysis of the approaching NHL trade deadline, the Calder Trophy race and much more in today’s collection of hockey blogging goodness.

GRANTLAND: Sean McIndoe celebrates the NHL trades that weren’t, along with which NHL clubs are buying and selling as the trade deadline nears.

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PUCK DADDY: Greg Wyshynski on how a photo of Dustin Byfuglien playfully flipping off former teammate Evander Kane (left) was taken out of context to “prove” the two didn’t get along. Josh Cooper muses over possible trade destinations for Toronto Maple Leafs winger Phil Kessel.

PENSION PLAN PUPPETS: Does the Leafs recent trade of Cody Franson and Mike Santorelli to Nashville indicate management has finally learned its lesson?

THE HOCKEY WRITERS: Mike Colligan lists 18 players and where they could be dealt at the trade deadline.

THE SCORE: Justin Bourne on a five steps to transition for traded players.

NHL NUMBERS: Cam Lewis looks at this year’s race for the Calder Trophy.

PENSBURGH: Mike Darnay examines depth scoring from forwards for each NHL team.

THE FACEOFF CIRCLE: Looking back on a bad preseason prediction about the Colorado Avalanche.

FOHS FARM REPORT: Scotty Wazz tried to figure out the Flames’ nomadic AHL ways.