Habs News

News concerning Locke, Koivu, Shasby, and others…

That team in Chicago…whats their name? The Wolves? Nooo…

Whats the team on HTR that gets the least amount of attention? The one team that doesn’t appear to have one fan out of 7,200 members? The one team who hasn’t hasd a single article writen about them in quite possibly years? The Predators? No. The Sabres? No. The Leafs? I wish! No that distinction would belong to the Chicago

BlackHawks! “The Chicago who?” you ask. Well here’s the story on the NHL’s saddest franchise.

2003-2004 New York Rangers

As Ranger fans once again suffer through another off-season without making the playoffs, Rangers management tried a different approach to fix the team’s problems.

Rocks Report: Ferguson Targets Arvedson

With the recent retirement of defencemen Robert Svehla, the Leafs were blessed with $4 million to spend on whoever they want.

Avalanche Ink Tanguay

According to TSN.ca, the Colorado Avalanche have signed youngster Alex Tanguay

Gone?

According to Spector’s Hockey, the Leafs have lost out on their target defenseman.

Koivu resigns !

RDS has learn that the Montréal Canadiens has just resign their captain Saku Koivu for a two years deal.

Lehts Go Stars!

The AP reports….IRVING, Texas (AP) — Jere Lehtinen, the Selke Trophy winner last season as the NHL’s best defensive forward, signed a new four-year contract with the Dallas Stars on Thursday.

Bruce Garrioch, an Abomination to Hockey Journalism

Everyday I turn on my computer and log on to many hockey sites to read anything about hockey. Whether it’s news, rumors, general articles, or even what the fan’s say, I make a living reading hockey.

Hockey journalists are the ones I admire the most. Why? Well…click more to read…

Well, here's the next…

After Oleg Tverdovsky, Marian gaborik Andrei & Danny Markov, Saku Koivu… Here’s the next.

Also NYR shopping for veteran

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Phoenix new colors

Svehla to sign retirement papers

torontomapleleafs.com is reporting that john ferguson jr. is almost done talking with Robert Svehla. Svehla’s agent reports that Svehla is to sign his retirement papers due to his life in slovakia, which, is apparently working out well.

Potvin signs with the Bruins!!

Goalie Felix Potvin has signed with his fifth NHL team on Wednesday when he agreed on a one-year contract with the Boston Bruins. The Bruins had been in the market for a veteran goaltender after free agent stiff Jeff Hackett signed with the Philadelphia Flyers.

Rangers Re-Sign Free Agent Defenseman Boris Mironov

(Bloomberg) Rangers resigned free-agent Boris Mironov – Terms were not disclosed. Mironov made $3.3, though Rangers paid $1.2M million last season.

Stars looking for a 6th center?

According to the StarTelegram, the Dallas Stars have been seeking a sixth center. Reportedly in the mix is Joe Nieuwendyk.

What does 2003-2004 have in store…

Well it is that time of year. Hockey is in the air. There is only another week until training camps begin. Where do the Oilers fit in to the tightening western confrence? Here is how I see it…

Canucks RW options

With the addition of Hedberg as back-up and either Bryan Allen or Jiri Slegr stepping in to replace Murray Baron, theres really only one hole left in the Canucks, that just happens to be the hardest to fill.

Slegr Comes Back

www.nhl.cz reports that former NHL defenseman Jiri Slegr has signed a contract with the Vancouver Canucks.

Senators' Season Preview

The Ottawa Senators are one of the elite teams in the NHL. With all of their financial problems solved, this team is inching closer to hoisting Lord Stanley’s Mug. This year looks more promising than ever, and the city of Ottawa is already experiencing hockey fever.

What's Goin' On?

After Oleg Tverdovsky signing a contract to play in Russia, Marian Gaborik threatening to play in Slovakia another important player has decided to do the same…

Soon to be Signed?

Slam Sports reports that nealy hired Toronto Maple Leafs GM John Ferguson Jr. is on the verge to sign his first player, Ken Klee.

In other news, Sportnet.ca Nik Kypreos is reporting that the New York Rangers and old-timer Mark Messier have agreed to a contract, which now now ‘imminent’.