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Chris Pronger’s skate stomp to the ankle of Ryan Kesler was ruled to be a non-suspendable offence by the NHL today.
You can view the clip here:
Article here: http://www.tsn.ca/nhl/news_story/?ID=231940&hubname=nhl
Really this article should be called:
“League: Stomping okay when done by Anaheim”
TSN reports that Marian Hossa + Pascal Dupuis are traded to the Penguins for Erik Christensen, Colby Armstrong, and Angelo Esposito, and a 1st rounder.
hat tip to Sportsnet who had that scoop 15 minutes before anyone else.
According to Andy Strickland, Bryce Salvador would be headed to New Jersey for Vitaly Vishnevski….
not confirmed yet.
more to come
According to Bob Perno who was on the air at CKAC radio, Brad Richards has been traded to Dallas and the trade should be announced around 1pm today.
rumored deal would be for Mike Smith, Jeff Halpern and Mark Fristic
more to come.
According to TSN, Mike Comrie has signed a 1year, 4M$ contract to remain an Islander.
Plus trade talk involving Ottawa, Colorado, Anaheim, NJ, Chicago, NYI
Mats Sundin may be thinking twice about his refusal to waive his no trade clause with the Maple Leafs, and the Detroit Red Wings might be the team that gives him incentive to do so.
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According to Eklund at HockeyBuzz, Ilya Bryzgalov has signed a 3-year extension with the Coyotes.
terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Mike Richards is close to signing a deal with the Flyers. Rumor is the deal is a massive contract in terms of years, possibly over 10. Also rumored to be between $5.5-$6 million per year. This signing is a must! The longer the better. And Richards deserves every penny. Holmgren is denying a deal is “done”, but apparently there is just a few legal technicalities to work out.
GM Peter Chiarelli provided an update on Patrice Bergeron, who suffered a Grade 3 concussion six days ago when Philadelphia defenseman Randy Jones belted him into the TD Banknorth Garden boards.
“He could be out a month. He could be out two months. He could be out a year,” Chiarelli said.
sources are reporting that Jason Spezza has signed a 7yr $49mil extension with a provisional no trade clause.
Spezza will be paid 8M$ for the first 5 season and then 5M$ and 4M$ for the last two.
He will have a 7M$ cap hit on the Sens cap.
The Buffalo Sabres have come to terms with unrestricted free agent Nolan Pratt. The 32 year old defenseman came off a good season with the Lightning last year collecting 8 points in 81 games. He is a very solid defenseman, but has very few offensive characteristics. He will suit the Sabres penalty kill.