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Habs ink Perezhogin to one-year deal

According to tsn.ca

The Montreal Canadiens have secured almost all of their restricted free agents for the 2006-07 season, agreeing to terms with forward Alexander Perezhogin on a one-year contract.

Coliacovo Signs!….Other RFA's To Follow?

According to the Toronto Sun, The Leafs and Toronto born defensman Carlo Coliacovo have agreed to a one year deal worth approx. $905,000. The Sun also reports that JFJ does not expect any difficulty in re-signing the remaining RFA’s: Matt Stajan, Brendan Bell, Jay Harrison, Karel Pilar, and Kyle Wellwood.

Lindros Offically a Star!

Sportsnet has learned that Eric Lindros has signed a one-year deal with the Dallas Stars worth $1.55 million plus another million in incentives.

The Official Boycott of the Toronto Maple Leafs!

I am tired of terrible management! The only good GM we’ve had since Punch Imlach was around is Pat Quinn! And he was forced to resign as GM before he could make the team perfect! We coulda won with Quinn leading the way in 2004, and now we have John Ferguson, and the team looks like it did in the Ballard days.

Habs pursuing UFA Martin Rucinsky and Yanic Perrault

Montreal is believed to be interested in signing Yanic Perrault or Martin Rucinsky if trading for RFAs who are having a difficult time resigning with their clubs are not an option for the habs

Stars to Sign Lindros Sunday

According to the Dallas News, veteran center Eric Lindros is expected to sign a one-year contract with the Stars on Sunday, according to a source close to the negotiations.

Sens' Kings No More?

Last year you Sens fans dumped on us Leafs fans

for overspending on players, being ignorrant, or

because JFJ is a horrible GM, I will use this article as sort of a revenge post, so here is the article:

''Pavel Bure on the comeback trail'' ???????

Reports out of Moscow, Russia says that 35 year old Pavel Bure has had successful knee surgery and is feeling healthy enough to make a comeback to the NHL. Bure has been working with a conditioning coach for the past 6 months and the timetable for his return could be as early as December.

Recent Events

In a recent poll on tsn it asked:

“Which big name would have the biggest impact for their team”.

Shero names Chuck Fletcher as new Assistant GM

On Friday (7/14) the Pittsburgh Penguins named former Ducks’ assistant GM Chuck Fletcher as Ray Shero’s new assistant.

Canucks land Taylor Pyatt

On Friday afternoon the vancouver canucks Senior Vice-President and General Manager Dave Nonis announced that the canucks traded a 4th round draft pick for the 2007 NHL entry draft to the buffalo sabres for Taylor Pyatt, 24.

Lindros A Star?

According to radio station 1310 the Ticket in Dallas, the Dallas Stars are meeting with Eric Lindros today.

Capitals Sign Left Wing Donald Brashear

According to washingtoncaps.com:

The Washington Capitals have signed free agent left wing Donald Brashear, vice president and general manager George McPhee announced today.

Flyers re-sign Joni Pitkanen for one year

According to tsn.ca

The Philadelphia Flyers have re-signed top-four defenceman Joni Pitkanen to a one-year contract. The 22-year-old Finn had a career-high 46 points (13-33) and 78 penalty minutes in 58 games last season while leading the team in ice time (23:42).

Oilers re-sign Horcoff to three-year deal

According to tsn.ca

Shawn Horcoff signed a $10.8-million US, three-year deal with the Edmonton Oilers on Friday, avoiding salary arbitration.

Who's The Most Improved ?

As free agency winds down and teams are starting to shape their rosters for 2006-2007, which Canadian team do you feel will be the most improved over last season?

Leafs sign Jiri Tlusty

According to TSN.CA, they state that the Maple Leafs have signed their 2006 1st round selection.

http://tsn.ca/nhl/feature/?fid=10460&hubname=

Its the bottom paragraph