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Islanders Sign Nielsen to Extension

The New York Islanders have announced they have signed forward Frans Nielsen to a 4 year, $11M contract extension.  The contract will carry a $2.75M cap hit.  Nielsen was eligible to become an unrestricted free agent at the end of … Continue reading

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Sports Hernia Ends DiPietro’s Season

Rick DiPietro learned that his season was over today as he will need to have sports hernia surgery.  He has been out since December 3rd, when he suffered a groin injury in a game versus the Dallas Stars.  The injury … Continue reading

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Lightning Resign Hedman for 5 Years

The Tampa Bay Lightning announced they have resigned defenseman Victor Hedman to a five year, $20M deal for an annual salary cap hit of $4M per season.  Hedman was picked second in the 2009 NHL entry draft only to John … Continue reading

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Capitals Fire Bruce Boudreau

The slumping Washington Capitals announced Monday that they have fired head coach Bruce Boudreau.  Dale Hunter, who captained the Washington Capitals, will replace him starting immediately. The Capitals started off red hot with a 7-0 record.  They obliterated opponents by … Continue reading

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Sharks Extend Captain Thornton!

The San Jose Sharks have extended their current captain, Joe Thornton, to a 3 year deal. Set to become a free agent after this season, Joe will be wearing the teal and white until the 2013-2014 campaign. This is key … Continue reading

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