1. Report: Johnny Oduya Could Be Traded

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 474 reads 0 comments

  2. 10 to Watch at Blackhawks Prospect Camp

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  3. Avs Prospect Chris Bigras Still Hoping to Make NHL Leap

    Don't call it a setback. Chris Bigras' NHL career, once thought to be on the fast track, now is more likely to progress at a more conventional pace. To make it as a defenseman full time in the NHL before the age of 20 is rare, and Bigras is only 19..

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 1 month ago 301 reads 0 comments

  4. Will Patrick Kane Break the 30-Goal Mark in the 2014-15 NHL Season?

    Patrick Kane 's career path just took a turn from the stellar to the sublime. Along with running mate Jonathan Toews, the 25-year-old Chicago Blackhawks superstar signed an ...

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  5. Patrick Roy: This Season's Colorado Avalanche Could Be Better

    After watching the offseason moves made by the Colorado Avalanche , coach Patrick Roy believes his team may be better now than the one that finished first in the Central Division last season...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 1 month ago 947 reads 0 comments

  6. Agent: Kane, Toews Balance Wins, Payday

    Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane could have chosen to be the LeBron James and Carmelo Anthony of the NHL 's free agency market a year from now...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 266 reads 0 comments

  7. Ryan O'Reilly, Avs Likely Headed to Arbitration After Talks Falter

    Negotiations toward a new, long-term contract between the Avalanche and left wing Ryan O'Reilly proved fruitless, so the parties are headed to arbitration on July 23, an NHL source said...

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  8. Expansive Wild Update: GM on Nino, Kuemper, Contracts, Trading for D

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  9. Armstrong Lays out What Blues Offered Sobotka

    St. Louis Blues general manager Doug Armstrong couldn't confirm today's report that center Vladimir Sobotka had signed a three-year deal with Omsk of the KHL, at an annual salary around $4 million...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 251 reads 0 comments

  10. Which Prospects Will Thrive Under New Coach Peter Laviolette?

    The Predators are banking that Peter Laviolette can succeed where they believe former coach Barry Trotz failed — in turning their forward prospects into solid offensive players...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 104 reads 0 comments

  11. Armstrong: We Offered Sobotka 1-5 Yr Deals

    Un-Armstrong-like, he said offers were made to Sobotka anywhere from 1-5 years on contracts & all north of $3 million...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 33 reads 0 comments

  12. Report: Vladimir Sobotka Leaves Blues, Signs with KHL Team

    Things have been rather tenuous between forward Vladimir Sobotka and the St. Louis Blues this offseason. Negotiations to get a deal done stalled and the Blues chose to go the route ...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 4,446 reads 1 comments

  13. Blues Re-Sign Veteran Ott to Two-Year Extension

    The Blues have re-signed unrestricted free-agent forward Steve Ott. But while Ott is coming back, Vladimir Sobotka reportedly could be on the move...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 95 reads 0 comments

  14. Jets' Coach Paul Maurice Studying Players' Skill Sets

    If he were so tempted, Winnipeg Jets ' coach Paul Maurice could study the prospects at the team's development camp this week and then project what they might look like two, three or four years from now when he gets his hands on them...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 61 reads 0 comments

  15. Hawerchuk Praises City Where He 'Grew Up'

    He's not from Winnipeg, but became a man here. And so, yes, Dale Hawerchuk knows all about playing in a hockey-mad Canadian market...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 38 reads 0 comments

  16. Almost Ready for Prime Time?

    It was after the first session of Winnipeg Jets ' Development Camp Wednesday morning when two of the team's brightest lights -- Scott Kosmachuk and Nik Ehlers -- gathered some pucks together between the faceoff circles...

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  17. Report: Ott's Deal Worth $2.6M Annually

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  18. Ott Signs 2-Year Contract with Blues

    St. Louis Blues President of Hockey Operations and General Manager Doug Armstrong announced today the club has re-signed forward Steve Ott to a two-year contract. Ott, 31, joined the Blues via trade from Buffalo last season on Feb...

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  19. Could the Chicago-Florida Pipeline Open Once Again?

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  20. Best- and Worst-Case Scenarios for Brad Richards with the Chicago Blackhawks

    The Chicago Blackhawks have their plan set in motion for the 2014-15 NHL season. While they weren't among the busiest teams when free agency started July 1, they made an important ...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 1 month ago 4,982 reads 6 comments

  21. How Blackhawks Can Navigate Kane and Toews Contracts to Stay Under Salary Cap

    On Wednesday morning, the Chicago Blackhawks excitedly announced on Twitter that star forwards Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane had each signed eight-year ...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 1 month ago 15,939 reads 52 comments

  22. Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews Contracts Keep Blackhawks in Line for Dynasty

    Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane became the first $10 million men of the NHL 's salary-cap era Wednesday, signing eight-year, $84 million extensions with the Chicago Blackhawks ...

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  23. Jonathan Toews, Blackhawks Agree to New Contract: Latest Details and Reaction

    Updates from Wednesday, July 16 The Chicago Blackhawks provide comments from the press conference announcing the signings of Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane: Tracy ...

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  24. Dahlbeck Takes 'Big Step' for Blackhawks

    The hardest position to crack in the Chicago Blackhawks roster in recent seasons also happens to be where the organization has some of its greatest prospect depth...

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  25. Preds Re-Sign Ekholm — Two Years, $2.075M

    The Nashville Predators have avoided arbitration with defenseman Mattias Ekholm, signing the 24-year-old to a two-year, $2.075 million contract...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 34 reads 0 comments