The reasons that they have been linked to us are that, in my opinion, is that there has been a management re-shuffle at Aberdeen and players will be let go.. and those quite possibly leaving are all within Stoke City's price range - ie. Next to nothing.
A spokesman said: "We certainly haven't seen them down here - it's just paper talk at the moment.
"Tony Pulis is always looking for new players, but he has not said he is specifically after a striker, a midfielder or a defender."
Link to Leon Mike story on Planet Football