Tag Archives: Kovalchuk

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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Lightning Resign Downie

Steve Yzerman crossed off yet another off-season task this morning by re-signing young, talented, and gritty winger, Steve Downie.  After resigning St. Louis and acquiring a goalie (Ellis), this was Yzerman’s highest priority.  Last season, Downie played on a line … Continue reading

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Kovalchuk Deal Done!

Finally! The Devils and Kovalchuk have reached another deal.  They got the deal done last night and submitted it to the NHL today.  The league will take up to 24 hours to review it and should be made official tomorrow.  … Continue reading

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Thursday’s Rumors

Lots of Rumors Today.. Since Kaberle remained in Toronto, Willie Mitchell is the next option (and a possible reason why Kaberle wasn’t traded.  The Canucks, Capitals, and Kings all want Mitchell. Canucks might move Bieksa to San Jose or Montreal … Continue reading

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Devils Close to Deal With Kovalchuk..Again

The Devils are very close to signing top free agent Ilya Kovalchuk again.  The deal is rumored to being 99% done and are just waiting for a potential punishment from the NHL for the first deal circumventing the salary cap.  … Continue reading

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Will Kariya Follow Selanne’s Footsteps?

A day after Teemu Selanne resigned with the Ducks for another year, one question remains.  Will Paul Kariya rejoin his former teammate that helped make it all the way to the 2003 Stanley Cup Final?  The chances are really good … Continue reading

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