1. NHL Free Agency 2014: Ranking the Best Players Left at Every Position

    The NHL 's free-agent market has wrapped up its intense first three days. A number of stars were quickly signed on July 1, including Paul Stastny, Thomas Vanek, Matt Niskanen, Ryan Miller and Jarome Iginla...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 8 days ago 71,090 reads 62 comments

  2. 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 8 days ago 4,748 reads 5 comments

  3. 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 ...

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  4. 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...

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

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  6. 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...

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  7. Winners and Losers from the 1st Day of 2014 NHL Free Agency

    Individually, the big winner on the first day of NHL free agency is Matt Niskanen, who signed a seven-year, $40.25 million deal with the Washington Capitals, the biggest contract of the day...

    Dave  Lozo Written by Dave Lozo about 8 days ago 93,164 reads 237 comments

  8. 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.....

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  9. 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...

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  10. 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 8 days ago 8,066 reads 101 comments

  11. 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 8 days ago 10,652 reads 44 comments

  12. 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...

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  13. Nabokov Signs with Bolts to Back Up Bishop

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  14. Penguins Re-Sign Forward Marcel Goc

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  15. NHL Free Agency 2014: Intriguing Storylines to Watch as Market Develops

    It's a shame NHL free agency occurs when it does. Especially this year. Were it not for the NBA draft and free agency, MLB's Midsummer Classic and the almighty global spectacle ...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 8 days ago 280 reads 0 comments

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

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  17. 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 8 days ago 25,625 reads 30 comments

  18. Capitals Sign Matt Niskanen

    ARLINGTON, VA. – The Washington Capitals have signed defenseman Matt Niskanen to a seven-year, $40.25 million contract, senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 8 days ago 103 reads 0 comments

  19. Blackhawks Sign Ex-Rangers C Brad Richards to 1-Year/$2M Deal

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 8 days ago 2,557 reads 1 comments

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

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 8 days ago 231 reads 0 comments

  21. 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...

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  22. Coyotes Sign G Devan Dubnyk to 1-Year Deal

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  23. How the Maple Leafs Can Fit Under the Salary Cap

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  24. Flyers Re-Sign Backup G Ray Emery to 1-Year/$1M Deal

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  25. Sabres Sign D-Man Andrej Meszaros to 1-Year Deal

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