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Miikka Kiprusoff Retires from NHL

Miikka Kiprusoff Retires from NHL

Derek Leung/Getty Images(CALGARY, Alberta) — Goalie Miikka Kiprusoff announced his retirement from the NHL Monday.
Kiprusoff, the 2005-06 Vezina Trophy winner, played 12 NHL seasons, his last nine with the Calgary Flames.
Kiprusoff helped lead the…

Flames Hire Brian Burke

Flames Hire Brian Burke

Joel Auerbach/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — The Calgary Flames hired Brian Burke as the new President of Hockey Operations, the team announced Thursday.
“It’s a very proud day for me to join the Calgary Flames,” Burke said. “It’s a great city and great h…

Blackhawks Reward Goalie Corey Crawford with Contract Extension

Blackhawks Reward Goalie Corey Crawford with Contract Extension

Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images(CHICAGO) — Winning the Stanley Cup can come with plenty of perks in the sports world, and for Chicago Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford, it helped him land a new contract.
The team announced that they have reached a deal wi…

GM Peter Chiarelli Signs Four-Year Extension with Bruins

GM Peter Chiarelli Signs Four-Year Extension with Bruins

Dave Sandford/NHLI via Getty Images(BOSTON) — After fielding a team that made the Stanley Cup Final two of the last three years, Peter Chiarelli was awarded a four-year contract extension by the Boston Bruins Thursday.
The Bruins will hold a 10…

Capitals Sign Center Mikhail Grabovski

Capitals Sign Center Mikhail Grabovski

Jamie Sabau/Getty Images (ARLINGTON, Va.) –  The Washington Capitals have signed center Mikhail Grabovski to a one-year deal worth $3 million.
The 29-year-old Grabovski is expected to compete for the second-line center position, replacing Mike Ri…

Capitals Sign Mikail Grabovski

Capitals Sign Mikail Grabovski

Len Redkoles/NHLI via Getty Images(NEW YORK) — The Washington Capitals officially signed free agent Mikail Grabovski on Friday.  The center and the team agreed to a one-year, $3 million contract.
“Mikhail adds speed and offense to our lineup, an…

Flyers Captain Claude Giroux Injures Finger While Golfing

Flyers Captain Claude Giroux Injures Finger While Golfing

Jim McIsaac/Getty Images(PHILADELPHIA) — In a stroke of bad luck, the Philadelphia Flyers find their best player on the shelf after center Claude Giroux injured his right index finger while golfing.
Giroux suffered tendon damage after a club shattered…

Avalanche Extend Gabriel Landeskog

Avalanche Extend Gabriel Landeskog

Christian Petersen/Getty Images(DENVER) — Colorado Avalanche captain Gabriel Landeskog will be staying with the team for seven more years.  Landeskog and the franchise agreed to a deal on Thursday that will keep him through the 2020-21 season.
“I…

Claude Giroux Injures Finger While Golfing

Claude Giroux Injures Finger While Golfing

Jim McIssac/Getty Images (PHILADELPHIA) –  Philadelphia Flyers captain Claude Giroux injured his right index finger while golfing in Ottawa and was forced to undergo surgery.
He is expected to be sidelined for a little over a month.  Giroux …

New Owners for New Jersey Devils

New Owners for New Jersey Devils

Andy Marlin/Getty Images(NEWARK, N.J.) — Jeff Vanderbeek sold the New Jersey Devils and the lease to the Prudential Center on Thursday to Philadelphia 76ers owner Josh Harris and business partner David Blitzer for $320 million.The new ownership group …

Terry Gregson Retires as NHL’s Senior VP

Terry Gregson Retires as NHL’s Senior VP

Christian Petersen/Getty Images(TORONTO) — Terry Gregson, who served as the NHL’s Senior Vice President and Director of Officiating for the past four seasons, is retiring.
Gregson made the announcement on Wednesday.  
“Terry had the unique …

Red Wings Set to Retire Nicklas Lidstrom’s Jersey Number

Red Wings Set to Retire Nicklas Lidstrom’s Jersey Number

Christian Petersen/Getty Images(DETROIT) — The Detroit Red Wings will honor former star Nicklas Lidstrom next season by retiring his No. 5 jersey during a ceremony.  The event is scheduled to take place on March 6, before a game with the Colorado…

Sharks Sign Joe Pavelski

Sharks Sign Joe Pavelski

Len Redkoles/NHLI via Getty Images(SAN JOSE, Calif.) — The San Jose Sharks signed center Joe Pavelski to a five-year extension on Tuesday.  Pavelski had one year remaining on his current contract.
“It’s always exciting when a franchise puts that …

Blackhawks Reward Head Coach Joel Quenneville With Extension

Blackhawks Reward Head Coach Joel Quenneville With Extension

Scott Olsen/Getty Images(CHICAGO) — The Chicago Blackhawks have announced they’ve agreed to a three-year contract extension with head coach Joel Quenneville. Those sort of things happen when you’re coming off a Stanley Cup Championship season.Since co…

ESPN: Jagr Agrees to One-Year Deal with Devils

ESPN: Jagr Agrees to One-Year Deal with Devils

Glenn James/NHLI via Getty Images(NEW YORK) — The New Jersey Devils have agreed to a one-year deal with winger Jaromir Jagr, according to ESPN.
The 41-year-old Jagr played for the Dallas Stars and the Boston Bruins last season, scoring 16 goals …

Zach Redmond Signs With Winnipeg Jets

Zach Redmond Signs With Winnipeg Jets

Lance Thomson/NHLI via Getty Images(WINNIPEG, Manitoba) — The Winnipeg Jets signed defenseman Zach Redmond to a one year, two-way contract worth $715,000, the club announced on Saturday.In eight games with the Jets last season, the 24-year-old Redmond…

NHL Players Can Play in 2014 Olympics

NHL Players Can Play in 2014 Olympics

Alex Livesey/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — The NHL and its players reached a deal with the International Ice Hockey Federation Friday to allow the NHL players to compete in the 2014 Olympics in Sochi.
Allowing the players to compete means the NHL season wi…

Dustin Brown Agrees to 8-Year Contract Extension with L.A. Kings

Dustin Brown Agrees to 8-Year Contract Extension with L.A. Kings

Harry How/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) — The Los Angeles Kings agreed to an eight-year contract extension with team captain Dustin Brown on Thursday, ensuring he will be calling Southern California home through the 2021-22 season. The deal is reportedly …

Brendan Smith Agrees to Two-Year Contract with Red Wings

Brendan Smith Agrees to Two-Year Contract with Red Wings

Dave Reginek/NHLI via Getty Images(DETROIT) — The Detroit Red Wings agreed to a two-year, $2.525 million contract with defenseman Brendan Smith.
The contract allows the Red Wings to avoid arbitration with the 24-year-old Smith, who will make $1.25…

Josh Bailey Agrees to Five-Year Contract with Islanders

Josh Bailey Agrees to Five-Year Contract with Islanders

Mike Stobe/NHLI via Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Center Josh Bailey agreed to a five-year contract with the New York Islanders Monday that will keep the 23-year-old with the team through the 2017-18 season.
According to ESPNNewYork.com, the deal is wort…

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