Staying put? A few signs indicate that trade deadline might be slow

In reality, Niklas Backstrom was only speaking for himself.But in discussing the US$24-million, four-year contract extension he had just signed with the Minnesota Wild, Backstrom may have highlighted a developing theme on the eve of the NHL's trade deadline - staying put.
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Doug Stolhand is one of the co-founders and co-hosts of the Puck Podcast and has been a member of the NHL media since the show's inception in 2006.