Category Archives: Free Agents

Forsberg close to retirement?

The Courier Post on-line is reporting that Forsberg may be close to retirement.

Flyers to actively seek Forsberg as well

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The Courier Post Online is reporting that the Flyers will be active seekers of Peter Forsberg.

The latest on Forsberg

Slam sports is reporting that the Ottawa Senators are at the top of Peter Forsberg’s “wish list.”

Bruins to sign Markov?

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Boston.com – Sports is reporting that the Bruins may be taking a long look at Danny Markov.

Latest Forsberg Rumors

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Ok, ok, ok … so the Forsberg talk is getting to be a little much at HTR these days but the reality is that it is our job to post the latest news and info so here we go……

Bryan Berard in Limbo

According to Newsday.com Bryan Berard is presently in limbo with the New York Islanders. It is reported that the Islanders presently are at their 23 man roster so in order for them to fit Berard into their system they would have to make another move.

Stajan or Peca, Who do you go with?

We are now entering August and Mike Peca still remains without an NHL home for this upcoming season.

Free Agent: Souray Deciding?

CBS Sportsline in NY is reporting Shelond Souray is deciding between a deal with the Rangers and a deal with the Devils. In order to sign with the Rangers Souray would take below market value, but he has expressed his wishes to go to a team with a shot at the cup.

Could Souray be headed to New York?

The New York Post is continuing speculation that Sheldon Souray may be on his way to the Big Apple.

Kozlov to Stars?

A radio station in Dallas is reporting that UFA Slava Kozlov is in Dallas and is set to sign a contract with Dallas. Spector’s Hockey is also reporting this.

Forsberg to Colorado … Not likely

The Denver Post is reporting that it is not very likely that Peter Forsberg will return back to the Avalanche. A big factor in this decision is that the team chemistry was so good at the end of last season when the Avalanche made a later run to get into the playoffs.

Six teams interested in Comrie

Bruce Garrioch of Sun Media is reporting that as many as six teams are interested in Mike Comrie.

Capitals to pass on Yashin?

The Washington Times is reporting that the Capitals may no longer seek the services of Alexei Yashin. It was initially suggested that Yashin may be good fit for Ovechkin.

Top Free agents still out there

There are many good free agents still on the market, and teams with cap space can still get some good talent.

Senators looking to both buy and sell

Bruce Garrioch of the Sun Media is looking to make some deals to trade away contracts to be able to free up some cash to go free agent shopping.

Kings to make some Free agent news?

The Orange County Register is dreaming if they think that the LA Kings are going to be able to lure one of the free agent players. They speculate that Gomez would be a good fit in LA however HTR believes that 29 other teams would be also be a good fit.

10 Free Agents from a Penguins Perspective

The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review provides a list of who they feel are the 10 best Pens free agent options. While it is not highly likely that the Pens will be able to sign any of the top players on this list this list is a good one to check out to refresh your mind of players that are available.

Chicago looking to sign some free agents??

The Daily Herald is reporting that the Black Hawks may have their sights set on a number of “tier two” free agents.

Sabres offer contract to Briere, expected to let Zubrus go

SI.com is reporting that, as of Wednesday night, the Sabres have offered unrestricted free agent forward Daniel Briere a contract, and are not expected to offer a contract to trade deadling acquisition Dainius Zubrus.

Oilers to go Shopping??

The Edmonton Journal is reporting that the Oilers will aggressively seek to sign free agent talent come July the first.