Hull Close to Signing with Stars

TSN reports that Brett Hull is set to sign a one year deal with Dallas worth $2.2 million. Hull’s agent says the Stars are “serious about getting Hull.” Armstrong, Tippet, Hull and Hull’s agent are set to meet sometime next week to discuss a contract. Phoenix is offereing Hull a 2 year dul woth $2 million but Hull’s agent says they’re just focusing on the Stars right now. Hull’s agent says “last week they were just interested, now they are serious, It looks positive.” However there have been rumors that the sides are split in Dallas, the Stars are still looking to add a veteran defensman and some believe the Stars can’t pull off a signing of Hull and a defensman without staying under a $60 million payroll.