NHL: Kovalchuk finally a Devil, Niemi a Shark, and other News


NHL: Kovalchuk finally a Devil, Niemi a Shark, and other News Ilya Kovalchuk and Devils finally got a contract OK’ed by the league after the original contract being voided by the league. Kovalchuk new deal will pay him 100 million for 15 years. Kovalchuk is currently 27 years and has 642 points in 8 NHL…

NHL: Hornqvist re-signs with the Predators, News, and Rumors


NHL: Hornqvist re-signs with the Predators, News, and Rumors The Nashville Predators re-signed the 30 goal scorer Patric Hornqvist. Hornqvist received a 3 year contract for 9.25 million. Hornqvist who was the last draft pick in the 2005 draft surprised many with his 30 goal season in the 2009-2010 season. Nashville hasn’t had much hope…

NHL: Ilya Kovalchuk deal with the Devils voided by the NHL


NHL: Ilya Kovalchuk deal with the Devils voided by the NHL Shortly after the New Jersey Devils held a press conference to announce the re-signing of Ilya Kovalchuk, the NHL has rejected it because it circumvents the league’s salary cap. The deal now needs to be reworked because once again Ilya Kovalchuk is a free agent….

NHL: Ilya Kovalchuk set to re-sign with the New Jersey Devils


NHL: Ilya Kovalchuk set to re-sign with the New Jersey Devils Ilya Kovalchuk finally decided that he will be back with the New Jersey Devils. Kovalchuk had been receiving offers from a few teams. The Los Angeles Kings and the KHL were the active hunters for Kovalchuk. The New York Islanders had made a deal…

NHL: Enforcer Daniel Carcillo re-signs with the Flyers, plus Signings and Rumors


NHL: Enforcer Daniel Carcillo re-signs with the Flyers, plus Signings and Rumors F Daniel Carcillo re-signs with the Philadelphia Flyers (1 year, 1.075M) G Josh Harding re-signs with the Minnesota Wild (1 year, TBA) St. Louis Blues defenseman Darryl Sydor retires (18 year career) RW Jared Boll re-signs with the Columbus Blue Jackets (2 years, 1.45M) F Maxim…

More NHL Free Agent Frenzy News


More NHL Free Agent Frenzy News C Saku Koivu re-signs with the Anaheim Ducks (2 years, 5M) C Olli Jokinen signs with the Calgary Flames (2 years, 6M) C Vinny Prospal re-signs with the New York Rangers (1 year, 1M) G Chris Mason signs with the Atlanta Thrashers (2 years, 3.7M) G Johan Hedberg signs…

NHL Draft: First Round


NHL DRAFT: TAYLOR HALL #1 Overall Pick 1. Edmonton Oilers: Taylor Hall, left wing 2. Boston Bruins: Tyler Seguin, center 3. Florida Panthers: Erik Gudbranson, defenseman 4. Columbus Blue Jackets: Ryan Johansen, center 5. New York Islanders: Nino Niederreiter, left wing 6. Tampa Bay Lightning: Brett Connolly, right wing 7. Carolina Hurricanes: Jeff Skinner, center…

NHL News


NHL NEWS Anaheim Ducks defenseman Scott Niedermayer retires after 18 seasons Florida Panthers trade winger Nathan Horton to the Boston Bruins for winger Gregory Campbell, defenseman Dennis Wideman, the 15th overall pick in the 2010 draft, and a 3rd round pick in the 2011 draft San Jose Sharks let goaltender Evgeni Nabakov leave as a…

More NHL News: Predators start offseason off with a pair of trades


Nashville Predators trade defenseman Dan Hamhuis and a 7th round draft pick to the Philadelphia Flyers for defenseman Ryan Parent Nashville Predators trade center Jason Arnott to the New Jersey Devils for forward Matt Halischuk and a second-round selection in the 2011 Entry Draft Committee recommends head hit penalty Jimmy Howard, Tyler Myers, Matt Duchene,…

NHL News


San Jose Sharks Defenseman Rob Blake retires after 20 seasons in the NHL. Blake finished up with 240 goals and 537 assist, totalling in 777 points. Detroit Red Wings re-sign forward Todd Bertuzzi for 2 years.His contract looks like this, 2.25 million in the first year and 1.625 million in the second. Montreal Canadiens trade…