Dallas Stars Building Momentum with Off-season Moves

The Dallas Stars have put together a strong offseason and the first day of free agency gave them plenty of opportunities to build the franchise. General manager Jim Nill inked centre Martin Hanzal to a three-year deal worth $14.25 million and signed free agent winger Tyler Pitlick to a three-year deal worth $3 million. TheContinue reading “Dallas Stars Building Momentum with Off-season Moves”

Vancouver Canucks Kick Off Free Agency with Flurry of Activity

The Vancouver Canucks were among the busiest teams on Saturday, making the most of the first day of NHL free agency. They signed forwards Sam Gagner and Alexander Burmistrov, defencemen Michael Del Zotto and Patrick Wiercioch, and goalie Anders Nilsson. They also saw goalie Ryan Miller sign with the Anaheim Ducks and re-signed Anton Rodin.Continue reading “Vancouver Canucks Kick Off Free Agency with Flurry of Activity”

Calgary Flames Among Busiest Teams Ahead of Free Agency

The Calgary Flames have been among the busiest teams in the NHL as of late and on Friday they continued their furious ways by inking defenceman Michael Stone to a three-year contract extension. The deal is worth a reported $10.5 million. The 27-year-old was set to become an unrestricted free agent on July 1. CalgaryContinue reading “Calgary Flames Among Busiest Teams Ahead of Free Agency”

Carolina Hurricanes Trade Lack to Calgary Flames

The Carolina Hurricanes have traded goalie Eddie Lack, defenceman Ryan Murphy and a seventh-round draft pick for the 2019 NHL Entry Draft to the Calgary Flames in exchange for Keegan Kanzig and a sixth-round draft pick for the 2019 NHL Entry Draft. According to reports, Carolina is retaining 50 percent of Lack’s salary. The 29-year-oldContinue reading “Carolina Hurricanes Trade Lack to Calgary Flames”

Senators Sign Mike Condon to Three-Year Extension

The Ottawa Senators have signed goalie Mike Condon to a three-year contract extension worth $7.2 million. That’s an average annual value of $2.4 million. The netminder was slated for unrestricted free agency come July 1. The Senators acquired Condon for a draft pick in November and used him in a relief role after starter CraigContinue reading “Senators Sign Mike Condon to Three-Year Extension”