Author Archives: mikster

Gratton To The Apple? Rangers to Make Splash Next Summer?

According to the NY Post, Glen Sather and the New York Rangers have had ongoing talks with Gratton, trying to bring him to Broadway.

http://www.nypost.com/sports/rangers/51679.htm

Sedin's Stay for 1 more Year

Vancouver Canucks General Manager Dave Nonis annouced today that the team has resigned Henrik and Daniel Sedin each to 1 year contracts. In keeping with club policy, terms of the deals were not disclosed.

Bruins Sign Samsonov

According the Boston Bruins website: Bruins General Manager Mike O’Connell announced today that left wings Sergei Samsonov and P. J. Axelsson have returned their qualifying offers. Both contracts are for the 2005-06 season and, in keeping with club policy, terms of the contracts were not released.

http://www.bostonbruins.com/

Penguins Acquire Thibault

The Pittsburgh Penguins have just acquired Jocelyn Thibault from the Chicago Blackhawks in exchange for a 4th round draft pick in the 2006 entry draft.

Sounds like a steal to me.

http://www.nhl.com/news/2005/08/232522.html

Correction, Sean Burke Strikes in Tampa

Previous reports suggested that veteran goalie Sean Burke signed with the Pittsburgh Penguins, but now it has been confirmed that the goalie has signed with the Tampa Bay Lightning according to his final decision.