Author Archives: Lint07
According to RDS.ca RFA Shaone Morrisonn has come to an agreement with the Capitals.
According to tsn.ca
The San Jose Sharks announced Monday the signing of free agent defenceman Patrick Traverse and free agent forward Mathieu Darche to a standard player contract. Financial terms of the deals were not disclosed.
Maybe he can regain his form and crack the line up, that would be nice to see. We all seem to forget about him, and his once 20 goal-player status.
According to TSN.ca The Ottawa Senators have traded Martin Havlat and Bryan Smolinski to the Chicago Blackhawks in a three-way deal also involving the San Jose Sharks.
The UFA market for big name forwards seems to have dried up with the announcement of Brendan Shanahan’s signing with the Rangers. And this very signing took the collective gasps of a good portion of Canadiens fans who were hoping for Shanahan to sign with Montreal.
Previous hope centred around Devils star Patrik Elias and Jason Arnott, who both spurned the Habs, sparking outrage and anger from fans at the team’s lack of activity this offseason. But is the sky really falling?
According to tsn.ca The Dallas Stars are around the $40 million range on their payroll, and plan to be there when the 06-07 season starts.
According to RDS.ca, The Montreal Canadiens re-signed forward Christopher Higgins…
NHL.com and the NHLPA website are reporting that the Devils have obtained MIchael Rupp. Rupp is a RFA so it was likely a minor acquisition.
The Leafs are very close to the salary cap limit thanks mostly to their top 4 defensemen. Did they over pay for Mccabe, Kubina and Gill? Yes, they did but the Leafs are building from net out. I prefer this year’s roster with Kubina, Gill and Raycroff over last year’s roster with Berg, Khamonov and Belfour.
According to TSN, Brent Burns have re-signed with the Wild a 2 year deal worth 1.65 M$
No announcement has been made but the NHLPA
website list Poti as a member of the N.Y Islanders.
Hockeybuzz is reporting that the Islanders have pulled out of the race to sign Mike Peca. Looks like he will become a Leaf…
According to Kevin Gibson from Hockeybuzz, Brendan Shanahan is likely staying in Detroit and the deal will be announced on monday or tuesday.
Acorrding to www.rds.ca Only two teams would be remaining in the run to sign free agent Brendan Shanahan.
The Thrashers have officiially signed Johan Hedberg to a Two- Year Contract worth $850,000 per season.
Hockeybuzz.com is reporting that prospect, Erik Johnson, will officially be attending the University of Minnesota next year.
Johnson told blogger, Andy Strickland, that he will be attending the prospects camp in St.Louis next
The Blues would also be interested in the services of Habs goaltender David Aebisher, to split duties with Curtis Sanford.
According to the Toronto Maple Leafs official website, the Leafs have signed restricted free agent winger, Ben Ondrus to a two year deal. Terms were undisclosed.
The Wild signed D Riley Emmerson, the tallest player in the wild’s organization’s history, to a contract on Friday.
According to TSN, Antropov have agreed to a 1yr contract with the Leafs.
Terms undisclosed for now…
According to TSN, the Chicago BlackHawks have signed centre Denis Arkhipov to a one-year contract.