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BostonBruins.com – “The Boston Bruins have agreed to terms with right wing Sandy McCarthy to a one-year contract and have accepted the arbitration award for a one-year contract with center Brian Rolston, it was announced today by Bruins General Manager Mike O’Connell.
The NYPost.com has learned that the Mighty goaltender, J-S Giguere, is seeking $7M per season after receiving less than a million this past season.
In an arbatration hearing today, Daymond Langkow of the Phoenix Coyotes was awarded a 1 year $2.7 million contract.
What is the future for the Devils? Will Lou try to repeat this year’s Cup victory, or will they settle and try to build a new team during the season or maybe during the lockout seson (if there will be any)?
ESPN.com reports that the Blues have decided that the $6.5/1 year contract doled out by arbitration is not too pricey to sign the team’s leading scorer in four of the past five seasons. However, this contract takes team payroll to $58M which means that the Blues will start trying to cut salary by trading players or leaving them to the waiver draft.
Pavol Demitra was awarded a 6.5 million dollar one year salary. The Blues have 72 hours to accept it or Demitra becomes an unrestricted free agent.
From Spector’s Rumors:
ST. PAUL PIONEER-POST: Charley Walters reports the Minnesota Wild could offer restricted free agent forward Marian Gaborik a $4 million per season deal, which apparently would be $2 million less per season than Gaborik is believed to be seeking. Walters suggests the Detroit Red Wings could make Gaborik “a collossal offer”.
The latest on one of NHL’s best goal scorers, Pavel Bure.
The Steel City has something to be happy about. No, another one of thier baseball players didn’t bonk another mascot on the head. The messiah is returning for one more year with thier beloved Penguins.