Once one of the most fiercely talked about topics in the NHL, the Bobby Ryan trail has gone cold.

While most of the talk was fueled by the Eklunds and HockeyyInsiderrs of the universe, there seemed to be a general inevitability when it came to Ryan changing addresses.

But, as it stands today, Ryan has not been moved and the CBA negotiations have taken the spotlight off of Anaheim Ducks‘ general manager Bob Murray.