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Rafalksi Remains a Devil, Malakhov & McGillis added

After losing Scotty Niedermeyer, the Devils concentrated on resigning Brian Rafalski. Details to follow.

Kariya possibly with the Habs?

According to Vancouver’s Mojo Radio Sportstalk, Paul Kariya has been seen in Montreal and in contact with the Habs stating he would love to play in montreal. The Canadiens have informed him to hold out from signing with other clubs until they have settled the Lecavalier affair.

Blackhawks sign Martin Lapointe

The Chicago Blackhawks have signed unrestricted free agent winger Martin Lapointe.

Lapointe, 31, agreed to a 3-year deal worth $7.2 million.

Niedermayer Signs!!

According to Sportsnet.ca Scott Niedermayer has signed a 4-year, $27 million contract with the Anaheim Mighty Ducks.

As of right now he is among the top of being the most payed player in the NHL. His brother, Rob, resigned as well.

More Niedermayer Rumours

According to TSN.ca, Scott Niedermayer is believed to be down to 3 teams. The Ducks, Sharks and Devils appear to be the front runners.

But according to the Fourth Period.com, there is a 4th unknown team that has just entered the mix in bidding for the services of the reigning Norris Trophy winner.

As a Leaf fan all I can say is I hope the Buds are the 4th team that isnt being mentioned…but I doubt it.