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Habs talking to Jason Wooley

The Habs are talking with Jason Woolley’s agent according to Montreal’s La Presse newspaper. He would help carry the load while Bouillon is out and would an assurance policy against injuries.

When Woolley’s agent was asked about discussions with the Canadiens, he said he would not comment but to call him back tomorrow as he might have something to say…

Best Under $1 Million

In this day of multi-million dollar NHL contracts and players being singed to outrageous deals they will never be able to earn (see: Pavol Kubina), there are still a number of rising talented players who command less than $1,000,000 per season. Of course, most of these guys are rookies or are in their second year, but I feel I should still commend them.

Bryzgalov signs two-year contract with Ducks

Ilya Bryzgalov, who led the NHL in goals-against average, save percentage and shutouts during the playoffs last spring, signed a two-year contract to remain with the Anaheim Ducks

Taylor captain, Not Vinny? Or Richards?

“Twelve-year NHL veteran Tim Taylor has been named the eighth captain in Tampa Bay Lightning history, it was announced by Lightning Executive Vice President & General Manager Jay Feaster. Additionally, the Lightning’s assistant captains will be Vincent Lecavalier and Brad Richards, Feaster announced. Lecavalier had served as an assistant captain the past three seasons, and Taylor wore the “A” the second half of last season following the departure of previous captain Dave Andreychuk.”

Dowd to be a Devil

The Newark Star Ledger confirms that Jim Dowd is close to signing with NJ.

Mark Bell involved in Drunk Driving Incident

So far charged with a DUI and a hit and run.

Heres the link- http://www.tsn.ca/nhl/news_story/?ID=176558&hubname=

Habs Lines are set but they hurt down the middle

RDS.ca is reporting that during a golf tournament, Guy Carboneau stated that his line combinations were already set.

Oilers Ink Two

The Edmonton Oilers have signed Russian prospect Alexei Mikhnov and defenseman Mathieu Roy.

Svatos Re-signed

NHL.com posted that the Avalanche have re-signed forward Marek Svatos to a 1 year deal.

Was this 1-year deal only to trade him away or you think he’ll stick with them?

Malkin is all but signed!

According to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Penguins super prospect, Evgeni Malkin, will sign a maximum entry level contract tomorrow at a press conference. So the saga concludes!

http://postgazette.com/pg/06247/719014-100.stm