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The Best Deals in Hockey

All these dudes are due for a raise, a big raise. Some of the best deals in hockey that make your team better because they aren’t getting paid what they deserve. Post your favorites.

Canadiens sign O'Byrne to two-year deal

The official Montreal Canadiens website as announced that defenseman Ryan O’Byrne as inked a 2 year deal.

Desjardins to retire

TSN.ca is reporting Desjardins is calling it a career

Salary caps rooms as of augest 9th 2007 every single teams salary and cap room

Anaheim Ducks

Dumont top priority… Habs listening his offer

According to rds.ca and to Mix 99,7 FM JP Dumont priority is to play in Montreal.

From Mix 99.7 Fm : Dumont’s agent called Bob Gainey and offer a discount price (less than the arbitration award) for a 3 years contract.

Bruins to hold confrence call

Douglas Flynn of the Boston Herald writes, “The Bruins just announced that they will be holding a conference call for the media with owner Jeremy Jacobs, president Harry Sinden and executive vice president Charlie Jacobs tomorrow morning ‘to make an organizational announcement’ “, could Harry Sinden be stepping down???

Arbitration Awards This Year?

TSN is reporting that the Buffalo Sabres have declined to pick up J.P. Dumont’s 2.9 million arbitration award.

How are these numbers determined exactly. Is it just me or do the arbitration awards this year seem way out of wack to anybody else??

No more room

There seems to be many teams that are looking to dump salary, but few who can take it.

Caron a hawk?

According to tsn.ca on tuesday the Chicago Blackhawks have signed goaltender Sebastien Caron to a one-year contract.

Cross, Brown To Germany!

Spectorshockey is reporting that veteran NHL defencemen Cory Cross and Sean Brown will play in Germany next year, joining “an ever-growing number” of former NHLers to play that country.