Predators Sign Johansen to Eight-Year Contract

The Nashville Predators have signed forward Ryan Johansen to an eight-year contract worth $64 million, the club announced Friday. The deal runs through the 2024-2025 NHL season and has an average annual value of $8 million. Johansen arrived in Nashville after a trade with the Columbus Blue Jackets in January of 2016. The exchange sentContinue reading “Predators Sign Johansen to Eight-Year Contract”

Andrei Markov Leaves Habs for Russia

Over the course of the last several weeks, defenceman Andrei Markov was one of the most valuable unrestricted free agents in the NHL. Now, it looks like the 38-year-old is done in the NHL and will be returning to his native Russia and the KHL. The blueliner hit unrestricted free agency for the first timeContinue reading “Andrei Markov Leaves Habs for Russia”

Rangers Sign Zibanejad to Five-Year Contract

The New York Rangers have signed forward Mika Zibanejad to a five-year contract worth $26.75 million, the team announced Tuesday. Zibanejad was scheduled for an arbitration hearing in Toronto, but the two sides avoided it and the 24-year-old was signed. “Obviously it was something we hoped was going to happen,” he said. “I’m super happyContinue reading “Rangers Sign Zibanejad to Five-Year Contract”

Penguins Sign Dumoulin to Six-Year Deal

The Pittsburgh Penguins have signed defenceman Brian Dumoulin to a six-year contract worth a reported $24.6 million. The team made the announcement Monday. The 25-year-old is now signed through the 2022-2023 season. “I’m excited,” Dumoulin said. “It’s been in the works for a long time and for it to be done now and not haveContinue reading “Penguins Sign Dumoulin to Six-Year Deal”

Detroit Signs Tatar to Four Year Contract

The Detroit Red Wings have signed forward Tomas Tatar to a four-year contract worth a reported annual value of $5.3 million. The team made the announcement on Friday. Tatar and Detroit went through an arbitration hearing in Toronto on Thursday, but a contract was agreed upon regardless. According to reports, the hearing lasted four hoursContinue reading “Detroit Signs Tatar to Four Year Contract”