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 News: Nikolai Zherdev returns from the KHL to sign with the Flyers


NHL News: Nikolai Zherdev returns from the KHL to sign with the Flyers RW Nikolai Zherdev signs with the Philadelphia Flyers (1 years, 2M) D Niklas Hjalmarsson signs an offer sheet with the San Jose Sharks (4 years, 14M) The Chicago Blackhawks have 7 days to match the offer, if they don’t they will receive…

NHL Free Agents News


NHL Free Agent News D Sergei Gonchar signs with the Ottawa Senators (3 years, 16.5M) G Dan Ellis signs with the Tampa Bay Lightning (2 years, 3M) G Martin Biron signs with the New York Rangers (2 years, 1.75M) G Alex Auld signs with the Montreal Canadiens (1 year, 1M) G Antero Nittymaki signs with…

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,…