Red Wings sign Tomas Tatar to 4-year, $21.2M deal
Tomas Tatar, who led the Red Wings in scoring last season, has come to terms with Detroit on a $21.2 million US, four-year contract. (Alex Gallardo/AP) The Detroit Red Wings agreed to terms with winger Tomas Tatar on a $21.2 US million, four-year contract Friday. The 26-year-old Czech native... Read more
Habs hit fans with $150 charge to print season tickets
Canadiens spokesman Francois Marchand confirmed that season ticket-holders who want printed versions will be charged $150 plus tax per seat. (Graham Hughes/Canadian Press) Montreal Canadiens fans who cherish the annual arrival of their season tickets got an unwelcome surprise when the team announced recently it would be charging extra... Read more
Parayko, Blues avoid arbitration with $27.5M contract
Colton Parayko has 13 goals and 55 assists for 68 points in 160 games over his first two NHL seasons. (Jeff Roberson/AP Photo) The St. Louis Blues signed defenceman Colton Parayko to a $27.5 million, five-year contract just before the sides were set to go to arbitration Thursday. Only... Read more
Senators re-sign Jean-Gabriel Pageau to 3-year deal
Jean-Gabriel signed a new three-year contract worth $9.3 million US with the Ottawa Senators on Monday. (Kirk Irwin/Getty Images) The Ottawa Senators have re-signed forward Jean-Gabriel Pageau to a three-year contract with an average annual value of the contract of $3.1 million US. Pageau will get $2.6 million in... Read more
Brian Campbell announces retirement from NHL
Defenceman Brian Campbell announced his retirement from the NHL Monday after 17 seasons in the league. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images) Defenceman Brian Campbell is retiring at age 38 after playing 17 NHL seasons and winning the Stanley Cup with the Chicago Blackhawks in 2010. Campbell announced his retirement Monday. The... Read more
Flames re-sign Michael Ferland to 2-year deal
Calgary Flames forward Micheal Ferland has signed a new two-year deal worth $3.5 million US. (Derek Leung/Getty Images) The Calgary Flames and forward Micheal Ferland have agreed to a two-year contract. The club announced the signing on Thursday. The deal has an annual average value of $1.75 million US... Read more
Struggling Hurricanes to be sold for $500M: report
The Carolina Hurricanes have reportedly been sold for $500 million US. (Associated Press) The National Hockey League’s gamble on Las Vegas is already paying off for league’s owners. USA Today is reporting the Carolina Hurricanes will be sold for $500 million US, the same amount as the expansion fee... Read more
Hurricanes’ owner Karmanos being sued by his sons
Carolina Hurricanes owner Peter Karmanos Jr. is being sued for $100 million US by this three sons. (Carlos Osorio/Associated Press) Carolina Hurricanes owner Peter Karmanos Jr. is being sued by three of his sons for more than $100 million (all figures U.S.) The lawsuit was filed last week in... Read more
Arizona Coyotes hire Rick Tocchet as head coach
Rick Tocchet was hired as head coach of the Arizona Coyotes after three years as an assistant on Pittsburgh’s bench, the Coyotes announced Tuesday. (Keith Srakocic/The Associated Press) The Arizona Coyotes have hired Rick Tocchet as head coach, turning the team over to a man who helped the Pittsburgh... Read more
Oilers sign veteran forward Jussi Jokinen to 1-year deal
Jussi Jokinen has left the Florida Panthers to sign a one-year contract with the Edmonton Oilers. (Paul Bereswill/Getty Images) The Edmonton Oilers have signed veteran forward Jussi Jokinen to a one-year contract reportedly worth $1.1M US. The 34-year-old Finn had 28 points (11 goals, 17 assists) and 39 penalty... Read more