Hockey News: 9 Million for Subban; Playoff-Bound Maple Leafs

One for the advanced stats crowd: [Fire and Ice]

Another for those who feel Nick Spaling is overpaid. [Pensblog]

Speaking of overpaid, P.K got his new contract. [Global News]

No, in all seriousness, the number is a little high but Subban should be worth it. [A Winning Habit]

(Photo: Andy Martin Jr)
(Photo: Andy Martin Jr)

Meanwhile, P.K is in a showdown with Canadian tennis star Eugenie Bouchard. [Toronto Sun]

Now that he’s locked up to an eight-year contract, the dream of a Subban/Steven Stamkos Toronto reunion is likely dead. [Editor in Leaf]

But chin up, Maple Leaf fans. According to Phil Kessel, your team will be good this season. []

Ben Bishop got a well deserved contract extension from the Lightning. [Too Many Men on the Site]

What does the future hold for Marc Staal? [Rant Sports]

Nothing is rock solid in fantasy hockey. As Marc Staal found out, the hockey gods can be very cruel. (Bridget Samuels/Flickr)
(Bridget Samuels/Flickr)

Senators goalie Robin Lehner gets a three-year deal. [Ottawa Citizen]

Flyers netminder Steve Mason is out with a broken finger. [Pro Hockey Talk]

What would happen if the NHL draft lottery didn’t exist? [The Hockey News]

The familiar future of the San Jose Sharks. [Sports Illustrated]

And finally, have the Oilers improved enough to not be terrible? [Copper and Blue]