1. Blues Aren't Asking Stastny to Be 'Superman'

    No matter what they say, the St. Louis Blues obviously expect big things from Paul Stastny after signing him to a four-year, $28 million contract.....

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 8 days ago 269 reads 0 comments

  2. Report: Blues Almost Went for More

    The St. Louis Blues made quite the splash Tuesday, signing the most coveted center on the unrestricted free-agent market, Paul Stastny.....

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 8 days ago 593 reads 0 comments

  3. NHL ETAs for Pittsburgh Penguins' 2014 Draft Picks

    It wasn’t a surprise the Pittsburgh Penguins had such an offensive-minded approach during the 2014 NHL draft , which concluded Saturday. The team stockpiled forwards using four of its five selections on three wingers and one center...

    Joseph Sykes Written by Joseph Sykes about 8 days ago 1,994 reads 0 comments

  4. 5 Perfect Fits for Philadelphia Flyers in 2014 Free Agency

    Free agency began with a frenzy Tuesday. More than $450 million was committed to NHL players between lunch and dinner on the East Coast. But for the cap-strapped Philadelphia Flyers , it was a relatively uneventful day...

    Dan Fremuth Written by Dan Fremuth about 8 days ago 6,194 reads 19 comments

  5. NHL ETAs for Los Angeles Kings' 2014 Draft Picks

    The Los Angeles Kings entered the 2014 NHL draft as Stanley Cup champions and with nine picks were tied for the most in the draft...

    Eric McKelvie Written by Eric McKelvie about 8 days ago 1,565 reads 1 comments

  6. Bringing Back Ray Emery Was Best Fit for Flyers

    Ray Emery wasn't the only goalie the Flyers had their eyes on to back up Steve Mason, but in the end, he was probably the best fit. That's why the club re-signed the 31-year-old on Tuesday...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 8 days ago 186 reads 0 comments

  7. Sharks Expectedly Quiet as Free Agency Opens

    As expected, it was a relatively quiet first few hours of NHL free agent availability for the San Jose Sharks .....

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 8 days ago 329 reads 0 comments

  8. Coyotes Sign Vitale to Three-Year Contract

    GLENDALE, ARIZONA – Arizona Coyotes General Manager Don Maloney announced today that the Coyotes have signed forward Joe Vitale to a three-year contract. As per club policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed...

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  9. Caps GM Says Green Is Still in Team's Plans

    Despite some huge investments on the first day of free agency, Mike Green remains the highest-paid Washington Capitals defenseman, cap-hit wise. The question is: should that previous sentence include the phrase “for now”?...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 8 days ago 268 reads 0 comments

  10. Grading Washington Capitals' 2014 Free-Agent Signings After Day 1

    Just over a month into his tenure as the general manager of the Washington Capitals , Brian MacLellan wasted no time in making a big splash on the NHL 's free-agent market...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 9 days ago 4,754 reads 5 comments

  11. Richards: Joining 'Hawks 'Unbelievable Opportunity'

    In a matter of days, Brad Richards went from competing for the Stanley Cup Final to being bought out by the New York Rangers ; on Tuesday, he made the most of his status as an unrestricted ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 9 days ago 683 reads 0 comments

  12. Report: Red Wings Re-Sign Quincey for 2 Years, $8.5M

    On the first day of free agency, the Detroit Red Wings are valuing familiarity over flash. Most notably, they decided to bring back defenseman Kyle Quincey on a two-year deal worth $8...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 9 days ago 1,096 reads 2 comments

  13. Report: Red Wings Re-Sign Quincey to 2-Year Deal

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  14. Richards Solves Second-Line Center Issue

    There will be no experimenting in the training camp. There will be no shuffling and re-shuffling of players. Patrick Kane won't have to wonder who he is playing alongside on any given day...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 9 days ago 391 reads 0 comments

  15. Ducks Sign LaBarbera to One-Year Contract

    The Ducks have signed goaltender Jason LaBarbera to a one-year contract through the 2014-15 NHL season. Per club policy, financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.....

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 9 days ago 109 reads 0 comments

  16. Isles Grab Conacher on One-Year, $600K Deal

    Cory Conacher might be too young to be deemed a “journeyman” NHL forward, yet he's gotten quite the taste of that life during the last three seasons...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 9 days ago 551 reads 0 comments

  17. Detroit Red Wings Are Free-Agency Losers, but How Big Are the Losses?

    Though 2014 NHL free agency is still just hours old, the winners and losers among the league’s 30 teams have already emerged—the Detroit Red Wings find themselves amongst the latter group...

    Matt Hutter Written by Matt Hutter about 9 days ago 8,071 reads 101 comments

  18. Will Jarome Iginla Signing Prevent a 2014-15 Letdown for Colorado Avalanche?

    One way or the other, summer seemed certain to usher in change in Denver. With a number of high-profile pending free agents and a desire to continue improving the team after a tremendously ...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 9 days ago 10,691 reads 44 comments

  19. Niskanen: Caps Shaped Up to Be Winners

    Matt Niskanen signed a seven-year, $40.25 million deal with the Washington Capitals , joined by fellow former- Penguins free agent defenceman Brooks Orpik. With coach Barry Trotz and Alex Ovechkin leading the way he feels they're set up for winning...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 9 days ago 860 reads 0 comments

  20. Nabokov Signs with Bolts to Back Up Bishop

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 9 days ago 210 reads 0 comments

  21. Penguins Re-Sign Forward Marcel Goc

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 9 days ago 415 reads 0 comments

  22. Edmonton Oilers Sign Luke Gazdic to Two-Year Extension

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 9 days ago 35 reads 0 comments

  23. Matt Niskanen to Capitals: Latest Contract Details, Analysis and Reaction

    Heading into the offseason, Matt Niskanen admitted his future with the Pittsburgh Penguins was up in the air. Apparently, he wasn't kidding. Niskanen agreed to a seven-year , $40...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 9 days ago 25,633 reads 30 comments

  24. Habs Sign Manny Malhotra, Deal Josh Gorges to Buffalo

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 9 days ago 232 reads 0 comments

  25. Why Sign Miller? Benning Wanted 'a Goalie with Experience'

    When Canucks general manager Jim Benning was chief scout of the Buffalo Sabres , he was instrumental in the team's drafting of a skinny goalie out of Michigan State...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 9 days ago 134 reads 0 comments