Monthly Archives: September 2013

Ilya Bryzgalov headed to Pittsburgh?

Rumors are heating up that Ilya Bryzgalov could sign with the Pittsburgh Penguins. The Penguins are without backup goalie Tomas Vokoun, he is out long term with blood clot issues in his

Jannik Hansen signs contract extension

Jannik Hansen has signed a 4-year, $10 million contract extension with the Vancouver Canucks. “It’s something I wanted,” Hansen told reporters after practice. “We’re a good fit. I like it here. To

Joe Colborne traded to Calgary

The Calgary Flames acquired Toronto Maple Leafs centre Joe Colborne for a conditional fourth-round pick in the 2014 draft. Colborne was among the players fighting for one of the final spots on

Raffi Torres has torn ACL

Raffi Torres has undergone surgery to repair a torn ACL in his right knee. Torres is expected back later this season. Torres was injured in a collision with Anaheim forward Emerson Etem.

Phil Kessel Contract Talks

Will Phil Kessel sign a contract extension with the Toronto Maple Leafs? Leafs GM Dave Nonis will try and sign Phil Kessel to a contract extension before the start of the NHL

Derek Stepan agrees to Contract

Derek Stepan has agreed to a two-year contract with the New York Rangers. Stepan, 23, is expected to be the Rangers’ No. 1 centre, led the team with 44 points last season

Cody Franson signs with Leafs

Cody Franson has agreed to terms with the Toronto Maple Leafs on a 1-year, $2 million contract. Franson, 26, has spent the last two seasons of his four-year NHL career with the

Damien Brunner signs with Devils

Damien Brunner has signed a two-year, $5 million contract with the New Jersey Devils. Brunner has been attending the Devils’ training camp on a professional tryout. Brunner, 27, spent last season, his

Tim Thomas Closing in on NHL Return

Two-time Vezina Trophy winner, Tim Thomas, is looking increasingly likely to secure his return to the NHL with the Florida Panthers, after the goaltender’s year out of the game. The veteran keeper

Brenden Morrow signs with Blues

Brenden Morrow has signed a 1-year contract worth $1.5 million with the St. Louis Blues. Morrow, 34, scored 12 goals and 13 assists in 44 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins and Dallas

David Clarkson 10 game Suspension?

David Clarkson leaves bench during line brawl after tough guy John Scott went after Leafs sniper Phil Kessel. Clarkson was assessed a 10-minute penalty for leaving the bench to join an altercation

Sam Gagner out with Broken Jaw

Sam Gagner will miss some time to start the season with a broken jaw. The Oilers announced that Gagner will be out indefinitely with a broken jaw suffered in a preseason game