MacKinnon may not be wearing the Avalanche emblem if not for the shortened season (Ed Mulholland-USA TODAY Sports)

Colorado Avalanche Stay Clear of Free Agent Frenzy

On a day notorious for massive spending and wild contracts, the Colorado Avalanche once again stayed true to their word. While teams threw a lot of money around with some […]

by · July 5, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Colorado Avalanche, Free Agents
Ray Emery to the Maple Leafs is something few fans have considered (Tony Ding/Icon SMI)

Ray Emery Signs With Philly

Ray wants to be the man in goal again. He also says that he wants to stay with the Blackhawks. Emery also wants to be wanted. According to the Facebook […]

by · July 5, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks, Free Agents, NHL Goaltending
Jimmy Howard and Henrik Zetterberg (Enriquez/Flickr)

Detroit Red Wings’ Game-plan Heading Into Free Agency

With the NHL Entry Draft having come and gone, it is now time to shift gears and focus on Friday’s NHL Free Agent Frenzy. Because of the shortened season, the […]

by · July 5, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Detroit Red Wings, Free Agents
Grabovski Could Be Perfect Fit for Blues

Grabovski Could Be Perfect Fit for Blues

Thursday brought some big news out of Toronto – in an effort to retain top center Tyler Bozak, Maple Leafs GM Dave Nonis waived center Mikhail Grabovski with the intention […]

by · July 5, 2013 · 1 comment · Free Agents, St Louis Blues
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3 Free Agents the Oilers Should Target

Free agent frenzy starts tomorrow. There are a lot of players available, a lot more than expected due to the compliance buyouts. There’s a good chance teams will overpay guys […]

by · July 4, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers, Free Agents
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NHL Free Agents: 5 Targets for the Pittsburgh Penguins

With the free agent market opening on Friday, teams are scrambling to keep their unrestricted free agents or figure out how to replace them. The new CBA has added a […]

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Stephen Weiss Asking For How Much Per Year?!

  The big fish has already been reeled in; Vincent Lecavalier is a Philadelphia Flyer for the next 5 years at an annual average value of $4.5 million. With another […]

by · July 3, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Free Agents, St Louis Blues
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Tim Thomas: From The Bunker To Barclays?

On Monday, TSN reported that Tim Thomas asked his agent to gauge interest on which NHL teams could potentially use his services. After stating that he would take a year […]

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Is Vinny Lecavalier A Good Or Bad Signing for Philadelphia?

Two days removed from the NHL Entry Draft that saw Paul Holmgren come away with some questionable picks, the Philadelphia Flyers have gone out and reportedly signed Vincent Lecavalier to […]

Lecavalier showed late last year he is still an elite scorer. (Eliot J. Schechter/Getty Images)

Nashville’s Compliance Buyout Shopping List

Buyouts are swelling the ranks of a barren 2013 NHL free agent class, as teams have begun trimming their fat to free up salary and roster space and comply with […]

by · June 29, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Free Agents, Nashville Predators
Fantasy hockey fans are glad he shed this Kings jersey seen above. (Rich Kane/Icon SMI)

Why Dustin Penner Is Still Fit for the Kings

The season has barely ended, and the most exciting Los Angeles Kings news this offseason may have already dropped.  With Slava Voynov re-signed, Jonathan Bernier traded, and at least five […]

by · June 28, 2013 · 7 comments · Free Agents, Los Angeles Kings
Shattenkirk has been a force on the Blues' blue line (Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)

Blues Commit to Young Defense with Shattenkirk Signing

On Wednesday, the St. Louis Blues agreed to terms with defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk. Reportedly, the deal will pay Shattenkirk $17 million over four years, generating a $4.25 million cap-hit each […]

by · June 27, 2013 · 1 comment · Free Agents, St Louis Blues