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  1. Sharks pass on Bieksa, opt for minor movesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | SFBay

    ... rumors but departed Ft. Lauderdale Saturday without making any major moves. Instead of acquiring defenseman Kevin Bieksa from the Canucks for a second-round pick, which appeared to be so likely that Bieksa was reportedly looking at homes in the Bay ...

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  2. Canucks not part of free agent frenzyRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Vancouver Sun

    ... Benning is trying to free up some cap space via a trade. That would almost certainly involve veteran defenceman Kevin Bieksa, who is heading into the final year of a contract that carries a $4.6-million cap hit. Benning treads delicately when ...

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  3. Iain MacIntyre: Canucks post draft must deal with defenceman Kevin BieksaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Vancouver Sun

    ... San Jose Sharks' general manager Doug Wilson has created a new headache for Benning in the form of defenceman Kevin Bieksa. Having navigated the minefield of approaching the 34-year-old Bieksa to waive his no-trade clause so the Canucks could create ...

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  4. Canucks defend trading Eddie LackRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 24 Hours

    Eddie Lack is now a member of the Carolina Hurricanes, but Kevin Bieksa remains a Canuck after attempts to trade him at the NHL Draft were unsuccessful. REUTERS Eddie Lack was traded to the Carolina Hurricanes on Saturday morning, once again leading to questions about whether the Vancouver Canucks got a reasonable return on one of their goaltenders.

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  5. Big deals don't materialize at NHL DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | GlobalNews

    ... a backup goaltender - either Eddie Lack or Jacob Markstrom - and that he wanted to ship out veteran defenceman Kevin Bieksa. By Saturday night, Lack had been sent to the Carolina Hurricanes for a pair of draft picks and Benning only had some ...

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  6. Report: Bieksa visited San Jose to look at houses before trade failedRead the original story

    Sunday | Fear The Fin

    While Doug Wilson told CSN Bay Area's Kevin Kurz "I don't know where you guys get this stuff" in regards to rumors of a Kevin Bieksa trade to San Jose, Elliotte Friedman confirmed today that a deal to send the 34-year-old defenseman to the Sharks was far closer than their GM let on. According to a couple of different sources, three entities - Bieksa/Overhardt, the Canucks and the Sharks - were working on this for at least a week and probably longer.

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  7. 2015 Draft ReviewRead the original story

    Sunday | Nucks Misconduct

    ... gain a pick. Speaking of San Jose, the Sharks and Canucks were rumored to be discussing a trade that would send Kevin Bieksa to the Sharks for a second round pick. This deal got pretty close to completion (a contract extension was even rumored to be ...

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  8. Vancouver GM Jim Benning explains why Kevin Bieksa deal fell through with SharksRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Paradise Post

    Pierre LeBrun noted in his ESPN column Saturday afternoon that there wasn't much that separated the Sharks and Canucks from completing a deal for defenseman Kevin Bieksa. Or maybe it just doesn't seem like much on the surface.

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  9. Rumblings: Canucks still exploring options for Kevin BieksaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | ESPN

    General manager Jim Benning shed a bit more light on the deal that wasn't completed with San Jose for Bieksa on Friday. It fell apart because the Canucks wanted a second-round pick in this year's draft and the Sharks were only willing to provide a second-rounder next year.

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  10. Kuzma: Canucks ship Lack to Hurricanes for 2015 third-round and 2016 seventh-round picksRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | The Province

    ... This draft may have gone in a different direction had the Sharks given the Canucks a 2015 second-round pick for Kevin Bieksa. The defenceman waived his no-trade clause to go to the Sharks on Friday and there was even talk of a contract extension, ...

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  11. Canucks trade Eddie Lack to Carolina, draft Guillaume Brisebois with pickRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Surrey Leader

    The Vancouver Canucks finally pulled the trigger on a much-anticipated trade, sending Eddie Lack to the Carolina Hurricanes in exchange for a couple draft picks - although the haul was less than many outsiders, certainly many Canucks fans, hoped for. Rumours had general manager Jim Benning looking to swing Lack for a second-round pick in this weekend's NHL Draft which, combined with the potential to also flip veteran defenceman Kevin Bieksa, would have given Vancouver a hefty slate of picks in Rounds 1 and 2, in a draft seen by many as the deepest in two decades.

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  12. Report: San Jose Sharks Trade For Kevin Bieksa Falls ApartRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Blades of Teal

    Apr 21, 2015; Calgary, Alberta, CAN; Calgary Flames center Sam Bennett and Vancouver Canucks defenseman Kevin Bieksa chase the puck in game four of the first round of the 2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs at Scotiabank Saddledome. Flames won 3-1.

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  13. Iain MacIntyre: No instant upgrades for Canucks on quiet Draft dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Vancouver Sun

    ... Canucks and Sharks lost ground against rivals, which made the collapse of a deal involving Vancouver defenceman Kevin Bieksa more bewildering. Informed the Canucks wanted to shed his $4.6 million cap hit for next season, Bieksa told Benning he would ...

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  14. Welcome to Day 2 of the NHL DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | MSNBC

    After yesterday's fireworks, most set off by the Boston Bruins, people have reconvened in the hope for more at Day 2 of the 2015 NHL Entry Draft. Vancouver and Carolina got an early start Saturday, as the Canucks sent popular goalie Eddie Lack to the 'Canes in exchange for a pair of picks; it figures to be the first of several trades on the day as names like Phil Kessel , Kevin Bieksa , Anton Khudobin and Matt Beleskey continue to generate traction on the draft floor.

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  15. Sharks select winger Timo Meier with ninth overall pick in draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... though, began with speculation that the Sharks were close to completing a deal with Vancouver for defenseman Kevin Bieksa, who had spent his entire 10-year career with the Canucks. No deal by the Sharks with any team had been completed by Friday ...

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  16. Rumblings: Kevin Bieksa deal to Sharks falls apartRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | ESPN

    It seemed like a foregone conclusion Thursday morning that the Vancouver Canucks would deal Kevin Bieksa to the San Jose Sharks . There seemed to be disagreement over the year of the second-round pick involved, a source said; the Sharks wanted to send a second-rounder from 2016 and the Canucks wanted a second-rounder for 2015.

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  17. Canucks use first-round pick on American winger Brock BoeserRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Vancouver Sun

    ... an otherwise disappointing day for the Canucks, who saw a potential trade that would have sent defenceman Kevin Bieksa to the San Jose Sharks mysteriously collapse shortly before the draft began. The Canucks also lost out to the division rival Los ...

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  18. Kevin Bieksa trade talks break down as NHL Entry Draft beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Vancouver Sun

    After a promising morning, the Kevin Bieksa trade talks made a U-turn in the afternoon and the defenceman won't be moving to the San Jose Sharks from the Vancouver Canucks. After a day of discussions, including negotiations between San Jose and Bieksa on a potential contract extension, the Sharks informed the Canucks shortly before the draft began that they were no longer pursuing a deal.

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  19. Report(s): Bieksa deal to Sharks has stalled out, for nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Marin Independent Journal

    Just hours after it was reported Kevin Bieksa was willing to waive his no-trade clause to come to San Jose, and the framework of a new contract extension with the 34-year-old defenseman was also supposedly in place, the deal stalled, with Darren Dreger speculating the Sharks were unwilling to part with two second round draft choices for Bieksa. Deals not done.

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  20. Kevin Bieksa trade talks stall as Canucks stand pat heading into draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Vancouver Sun

    ... the distinctive and environmentally-friendly building. FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - After a promising morning, the Kevin Bieksa trade talks made a U-turn in the afternoon and it doesn't appear the defenceman will be moving to the San Jose Sharks from the ...

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