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Semin Signs With Carolina

The Carolina Hurricanes announced they have signed star UFA forward Alexander Semin to a 1 year, $7M contract.  He will wear the same #28 he wore with Washington with the Hurricanes. Alexander Semin may be one of the most offensively … Continue reading

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Doan and Semin Remain Top UFAs

The initial wave of top UFAs has passed.  The top two free agents, Zach Parise and Ryan Suter, both signed with the Minnesota Wild.  Martin Brodeur, Dustin Penner, David Perron, Mason Raymond, and Erik Johnson all resigned with their previous … Continue reading

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Hurricanes Land Jordan Staal from Pittsburgh for Brandon Sutter

As reported during yesterday’s live draft blog, the Carolina Hurricanes acquire forward Jordan Staal from the Pittsburgh Penguins for a 2012 1st round pick (Derrick Pouliot), forward Brandon Sutter, and defenseman prospect Brian Dumoulit. A lot of reports were swirling … Continue reading

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Toronto Acquires Van Riemsdyk from Philly for Schenn

The Toronto Maple Leafs have acquired forward James VanRiemsdyk from the Philadelphia Flyers in exchange for defenseman Luke Schenn. In the second blockbuster trade of the 2012 NHL draft, the Maple Leafs and Flyers exchanged stars.  This is a great … 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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Top Goalies Finally Sign

After the Chicago Blackhawks decided to walk away from a $2.75M contract Stanley Cup winning goaltender, Antti Niemi, he became an UFA.  Niemi decided his immediate future yesterday by signing a 1 year, $2M contract with the San Jose Sharks.  … Continue reading

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Kariya Out for Season

His agent has announced that one of the top unrestricted free agents, Paul Kariya, will be out the whole season due to post-concussion syndome.  When was the last time Paul Kariya had a concussion? The 2003 Playoffs when Kariya met … Continue reading

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