The Kings have signed one of the biggest names remaining in free agency. This isn’t the only news from today, though. Here is what you missed from an August weekend in the NHL:
The Kings’ deal with Christian Ehrhoff is reportedly for one year and $1.5 million. [HockeyBuzz] Some think the Kings have been thrust back into the favorite category with the Ehrhoff signing. [Rant Sports] There is now a blue-line battle with Ehrhoff on the team; good or bad thing? [Today’s Slapshot]
Signing of Christian Ehrhoff by Los Angeles Kings to a one-year, $1.5 million deal might be the biggest little signing of the off-season.
— Scott Burnside (@OvertimeScottB) August 23, 2015
Former tough-guy Cam Severson is suing the NHL because his fights have caused long-term damage to his brain. [TMZ] In addition, the Boogard attorney feels he has serious evidence against the NHL. [SI.com]
NHL players were on hand to watch Jason Day win his first major. [Puck Daddy]
The biggest questions heading into NHL training camps. [Too Many Men on the Site]
Colin McDonald has fought tooth and nail to achieve his NHL dream. [New Britain Herald]
Tomas Kopecky stated recently he would like to return to the Blackhawks. [The Score]
Player morale is the name of the game in NHL 16. [VG 24/7]
Still wondering about the NHL and MLB Advanced Media partnership? Here’s some more info on it. [sport techie]
I am a former NHL media member and reporter for the St. Louis Blues, working for various media outlets. Currently, I am an NHL News Writer and Editor for The Hockey Writers. I live in St. Louis and work as a freelance copywriter in numerous industries.