Tag Archives: Sidney Crosby

Landeskog To Captain Avalanche

The Colorado Avalanche announced yesterday that Gabriel Landeskog would be the team’s new captain.  He is the team’s 4th captain following Joe Sakic, Adam Foote, and Milan Hejduk.  At only 19 years, 286 days old, Landeskog is the youngest captain … 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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Penguins Extend James Neal

The Pittsburgh Penguins announced they’ve signed forward James Neal to a six-year, $30M extension.  The deal has an average salary hit of $5M per season. James Neal was acquired from Dallas in 2010 in exchange for defenseman Alex Goligoski and … Continue reading

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Sam Gagner’s Historic Night

Sam Gagner joined an exclusive club last night.  Gagner becomes just the 13th player in history to tally eight points in just one game.  In an 8-4 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks, Gagner was a part of every goal finishing … Continue reading

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Pronger to Miss a Month With Knee Injury

Chris Pronger will be out approximately a month with a knee injury.  He is getting surgery today on the same knee that he had arthroscopic surgery on last July.  Pronger should be back just in time for the 2012 NHL … Continue reading

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Sidney Crosby to Return vs. Islanders

The Pittsburgh Penguins have announced their all-star center, Sidney Crosby, will be returning to the lineup tomorrow, November 21, versus the New York Islanders. Crosby sustained a concussion after receiving hits in January 1st’s Winter Classic versus the Washington Capitals … Continue reading

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