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Possible lines and depth charts

Here’s a look at possible lines and depth charts of each team for this upcoming season…

Stumpy Accepts

sportsnet.ca reports:

Steve Thomas has accepted the Toronto Maple Leafs’ invitation to attend camp on a tryout basis.

Messier expected to retire

sources = tsn.ca:

It looks like the 2005-06 NHL season will begin without the league’s second-leading scorer of all time.

According to the New York Post, Mark Messier is done playing after 25 seasons in the NHL.

Other newspaper reports say that the future Hall of Famer will not be reporting for a training camp physical with the New York Rangers on Monday, and may take the opportunity to announce his retirement from hockey.

Maple Leafs Sign Brad Brown

John Ferguson, general manager of the Toronto Maple Leafs, announced Saturday that the club has signed free agent defenceman Brad Brown to a one year contract. In keeping with club policy, terms of the contract were not disclosed.

Who exactly is left?

There are more remaining free agents then people think, but I guess it’s time we once again go over the list of players still on the market.

Forsberg and Hatcher begin camp in rehab

Source: www.philadelphiaflyers.com

This is my first post so here it is. Well I know that people are gonna say “I told you so. Forsberg and Hatcher are out before they begin. ”

McKee Accepts QO. Staying with Buffalo This Season

TSN.ca/nhl reports that Jay McKee has accepted his QO and signed a 1 year deal with the Sabres.

www.tsn.ca/nhl

Kris Beech Traded to Nashville

Team gets Conditional Draft Pick in Return

http://www.pittsburghpenguins.com/team/press/arts/1328.0.php

Also, the Penguins have re-signed top prospect Sidney Crosby and team owner Mario Lemieux re-signed as player.

Sens tried to trade Havlat?

Taken from www.thefourthperiod.com

Prior to the Marian Hossa trade that saw Dany Heatley come to the Senators, the team was close to dealing away winger Martin Havlat, according to the Ottawa Sun.

Pittsburgh Post Gazette reports Pens have signed Crosby

It is being reported in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette and Fox Sports Pittsburgh that Sidney Crosby has signed his rookie deal. http://www.post-gazette.com/pg/05251/568331.stm

Keen on Keane?

38-year-old veteran forward Mike Keane has been invited to attend the Toronto Maple Leaf’s training camp.

If he accepts the offer to attend camp, Keane would have to fight for his place on the Maple Leafs roster.

Yet another defencemen retires

TSN is reporting that St.Louis defencemen Al MacInnis has decided to call it a career. It is expected to be announced sometime friday morning.

Hatcher injures knee!

According to www.sportsnet.ca

Derian Hatcher’s debut with the Philadelphia Flyers may be delayed.