Author Archives: Lint07

Steroids

Andrei Nazarov claims “99 per cent” of enforcer-type players use steroids, while a large proportion of players in general are using some sort of performance-enhancing drug.

Montreal and San Jose dealing?

According to a the Team990 radio station in Montreal, the Habs apparently offered Alexander Perezhogin, Andrei Markov and a 1st round pick to San Jose for center Patrick Marleau.

Roberts staying in Florida

According to tsn.ca

Panthers GM Mike Keenan said today that forward Gary Roberts will be back with the team next season. Roberts sought a trade to Toronto earlier this off-season to be closer to his daughter, who will attend school in the city.

Gomez awarded $5 million for 2006-07

According to TSN:

An arbitrator has awarded New Jersey Devils forward Scott Gomez $5 million US for the 2006-07 season. The Devils have 48 hours to decide whether to retain Gomez and his salary for next season or walk away from the deal, thus making him an unrestricted free agent.

Hemsky Signs For Six!

The Edmonton Oilers have signed Ales Hemsky to a 6 year contract for an undisclosed amount.