Does Free Agency Build Championship Teams?

Does Free Agency Build Championship Teams?

The reviews are in – this year’s free agency period gets…a yawn.  The free agent crop was thin going into this offseason, and player movement has slowed to a crawl […]

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Where Will Shane Doan Call Home Next Season?

It’s been just under two weeks since the doors to the free agency market opened up. So far, plenty of big names have made up their minds and chosen where […]

by · July 12, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Free Agents, Phoenix Coyotes, Trades Contracts and Transactions
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Parise and Suter Sign With Minnesota: The Day That Changed The Wild

Minnesota is the state of hockey. However, it has very rarely been the state of NHL hockey. The city lost its NHL franchise in 1993 when the Minnesota North Stars […]

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Recent St. Louis Blues’ Moves Only the Beginning?

St. Louis Blues General Manager Doug Armstrong’s phone was busy this week. It was announced on Tuesday that the club agreed to terms with unrestricted free-agent forward Jamie Langenbrunner on […]

by · July 11, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Free Agents, St Louis Blues, Trades Contracts and Transactions
How The Sabres’ Delay On Trading Roy Paid Off

How The Sabres’ Delay On Trading Roy Paid Off

After a dismal season for the  Sabres and Derek Roy, it became apparent his time in Buffalo was nearing an end. After an ugly year end interview it became a matter […]

Matt Carle Is Just What Tampa Bay Needs

Matt Carle Is Just What Tampa Bay Needs

The Fourth of July is usually a very busy day for most Americans. It turned out to be quite a busy day for the NHL as well as the Tampa […]

by · July 9, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Free Agents, Tampa Bay Lightning, Trades Contracts and Transactions
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Five Reasons Why Shane Doan Is Perfect for the New York Rangers

Shane Doan has indicated that he won’t make a decision about his future with the Phoenix Coyotes until July 9th. Should the Coyotes’ captain decide to leave the only organization […]

by · July 7, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Free Agents, New York Rangers, Trades Contracts and Transactions
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The Vancouver Canucks Make More Moves- Luongo Trade Imminent

While not being the busiest club so far after the free agent deadline following the signing of Jason Garrison, the Vancouver Canucks have made some minor depth moves, most notably […]

Matt Carle scored 42 points during his first full NHL season. The addition of Chris Pronger may allow Carle to let loose more offensively. (Image Credits: Neat1325)

Tampa Bay Lightning Use Free Agency to Bolster Defense

  If Steve Yzerman handles his holiday shopping like he does the free agency market, it’s safe to say no one will see him frantically running around on Christmas Eve […]

by · July 6, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Free Agents, Tampa Bay Lightning, Trades Contracts and Transactions
Buffalo Sabres Sign Porter, Mancari  and Leggio

Buffalo Sabres Sign Porter, Mancari and Leggio

The start of July is a busy time for Darcy Regier, who has been signing players. Today he announced the signing of three more roster hopefuls. The Sabres now have […]

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Perron Re-Signs with Blues, Oshie Files for Arbitration

The Blues can check off one of their biggest priorities for the summer.  David Perron is under contract for another four years. The Canadian-born left-wing signed a four-year, $15.25 million […]

by · July 5, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Free Agents, St Louis Blues
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What Does Ruslan Fedotenko Bring to the Flyers?

Early Thursday afternoon, the Philadelphia Flyers announced the signing of Ruslan Fedotenko to a one-year contract worth $1.75 million, bringing the 33-year-old left winger back to the city where his […]