1. Detroit Red Wings Add 4 Players to Winter Classic Alumni Game Roster

    The Detroit Red Wings have added four more players to their Winter Classic Alumni Showdown roster, according to the Detroit Free Press ...

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  2. Phoenix Coyotes: Will Mike Smith Contend for the Vezina Trophy in 2012-13?

    Goaltender Mike Smith is coming off a remarkable season in which he led the Phoenix Coyotes all the way to the Western Conference final. That’s something his predecessor, Ilya Bryzgalov, never came close to doing...

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  3. Detroit Red Wings: Should They Try to Trade for Keith Yandle Now or Wait It Out?

    The Detroit Red Wings continue to look for a defenseman to help fill the holes left by Nicklas Lidstrom and Brad Stuart. According to Brendan Savage of MLive...

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  4. Phoenix Coyotes: Shane Doan, Mike Smith Waiting on Sale of Team to Greg Jamison

    The Shane Doan saga has been well documented. Since July 1, Doan has been an unrestricted free agent. He has set various deadlines for potential Phoenix Coyotes owner Greg Jamison, ...

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  5. Phoenix Coyotes: Should They Stay in Glendale or Relocate?

    Greg Jamison’s attempt to purchase the Phoenix Coyotes and keep the team in Glendale appears to be back on the right track. Reports from the beginning of August stated that Jamison was $20 million short on his bid to buy the team...

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  6. Detroit Red Wings Cancel Prospects Tournament as NHL Lockout Looms

    According to the Detroit Free Press , the Detroit Red Wings have canceled their annual prospects tournament in Traverse City, Mich...

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  7. With a Salary Near $8 Million a Year, Is NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman Overpaid?

    According to a report by the Sports Business Journal , Gary Bettman earned nearly $8 million during the fiscal year that ended June 30, 2011. That's an increase from the $7.5 million he made in the previous year and more than double the $3...

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  8. NHL Rumors: Detroit Red Wings Talking Jay Bouwmeester Trade with Calgary Flames

    According to Brendan Savage of MLive.com , the Detroit Red Wings are talking to the Calgary Flames about the possibility of trading for defenseman Jay Bouwmeester ...

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  9. Detroit Red Wings Offseason: Things to Consider Before Criticizing Ken Holland

    Ken Holland has been the Detroit Red Wings ' GM since the summer of 1997, and prior to that he was an assistant GM with the team...

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  10. Shane Doan Sets Deadline for Phoenix Coyotes, Will Meet with Montreal Canadiens

    According to the Phoenix Business Journal , Shane Doan has given potential Coyotes owner Greg Jamison until Friday to make progress on his attempt to purchase the team...

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  11. Montreal Canadiens Sign Alex Galchenyuk to a Three-Year Entry-Level Contract

    The Montreal Canadiens have signed Alex Galchenyuk to a three-year entry-level contract . The 18-year-old forward was selected third overall by the Habs in this year’s NHL Entry Draft...

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  12. Carey Price: Will Montreal Canadiens Goalie Have His Best Season Yet in 2012-13?

    The Montreal Canadiens signed Carey Price to a six-year, $39 million contract this offseason. The deal carries an annual salary-cap hit of $6.5 million and includes a $2 million signing bonus...

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  13. Shane Doan Meets with the New York Rangers, but Still Waiting on the Coyotes

    According to Arizonasports.com , Shane Doan met with the New York Rangers Friday: his first official free-agency visit of the offseason...

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  14. Detroit Red Wings Re-Sign Kyle Quincey, but Still Lack Depth on Defense

    Kyle Quincey has agreed to a two-year, $7.55 million contract with the Detroit Red Wings , according to the AP. Quincey comes with a salary-cap hit of $3.77 million over each of the next two seasons, a slight increase from the $3...

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  15. NHL Rumors: Which Forward Should the Detroit Red Wings Try to Sign or Trade For?

    The Detroit Red Wings have had a busy offseason. One of the greatest defensemen ever, Nicklas Lidstrom, announced his retirement from the NHL ...

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  16. Montreal Canadiens Re-Sign Raphael Diaz; Is P.K. Subban Next?

    The Montreal Canadiens have re-signed restricted free agent Raphael Diaz to a two-year contract. According to Renaud Lavoie of RDS, the deal is worth $2.45 million...

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  17. Phoenix Coyotes: Why the Team Could Be Staying in Glendale

    Things may be looking up for fans of the Phoenix Coyotes . According to azcentral.com , the referendum to put Glendale’s 20-year arena lease agreement to a public vote has come up 300 signatures short...

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  18. Phoenix Coyotes: Brett MacLean's Condition Improving After Near-Tragic Incident

    Phoenix Coyotes forward Brett MacLean was playing hockey in Owen Sound, Ont. on July 2, when he collapsed on the ice. Jason Gallagher and Jason Silverthorn were also on the ice and immediately performed CPR on the 23-year-old...

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  19. Detroit Red Wings: 5 Free-Agent Defensemen They Could Sign for 2012-13

    It has been a tough offseason for the Detroit Red Wings blue line. They lost a legend in Nicklas Lidstrom to retirement and veteran Brad Stuart to the San Jose Sharks . They also came up short in the Ryan Suter sweepstakes...

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  20. NHL Free Agency 2012: Should Shane Doan Re-Sign with the Phoenix Coyotes?

    Shane Doan has spent his entire career with the Phoenix Coyotes franchise, but on July 1, he became a free agent. Doan has yet to decide whether he will re-sign with the Coyotes or move on to another team...

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  21. NHL Free Agency 2012: 8 Important Players the Montreal Canadiens Could Sign

    The Montreal Canadiens have had a good offseason: making a number of good hires, great selections at the NHL Entry Draft and adding players via free agency...

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  22. Alexander Semin: Should the Detroit Red Wings Sign the Russian Free-Agent?

    Alexander Semin remains available almost a week after the NHL free-agency market opened on July 1. The Detroit Red Wings have been considered a possible landing spot for the Russian forward, as they were for Zach Parise and Ryan Suter...

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  23. Ryan Suter Rumors: Why the Detroit Red Wings Will Sign the Free-Agent Defenseman

    The NHL free-agent frenzy began on July 1, but the Detroit Red Wings are still waiting for word on whether or not Ryan Suter will sign with them. The Red Wings have been considered one of the favourites to land Suter for some time...

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  24. NHL Free Agency 2012: Carey Price Signs 6-Year Deal with Montreal Canadiens

    Carey Price has signed a six-year deal with the Montreal Canadiens . Marc Bergevin made the announcement Monday, but financial terms were not officially disclosed at that time because of team policy...

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  25. Montreal Canadiens: Will the Habs Contend for a Playoff Spot in 2013?

    The NHL offseason is just underway and the Montreal Canadiens have already made changes to help make their team better in 2013. It began with Marc Bergevin being hired as the Habs’ new GM on May 2...

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