The trade deadline is coming fast, and speculation has heated up a great deal in the past few days.
Most of the deals each season are minor; involving a third or fourth liner, fifth or sixth defenseman, backup goaltenders or prospects. But every season, there are a few names, who, once viewed as potentially available, just about every team in the NHL will be interested.
Most of these players will not be traded, but that won't stop GMs from making calls and exploring the pieces to make it happen.
This slideshow will take a look at which players have created that league-wide interest.