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Mike Ribeiro, Predators Agree to Two-Year Deal

It was announced this morning that the Nashville Predators and center, Mike Ribeiro, have agreed on a new two-year contract that is worth $7 million. (Cap hit of $3.5 million) Mike Ribeiro headed back to Nashville on a 2 year deal with an AAV 3.5M #TSN — Aaron Ward (@TSNAaronWard) July 1, 2015 This contract signing comes after Ribeiro originally…


Goaltender Karri Ramo Re-Signs with Calgary

Goaltender Karri Ramo has decided where he’ll take his talents to, inking a one-year extension with the Calgary Flames, worth $3.9 million. Ramo extension in CAL is one year — Elliotte Friedman (@FriedgeHNIC) July 1, 2015 Senior Editor Ken Hill had this to say, in his article of Top 10 NHL UFA Goaltenders 2015: Ramo’s career thus far has been…


For The Blackhawks, Trading Saad Was Ultimately Best Move

If the playoffs are any indication, Brandon Saad is going to be a heck of a player. At 22 years old, you can see the star potential each and every time he stepped onto the ice. The Columbus Blue Jackets, who acquired the Pittsburgh born Saad, have added another young piece to an already impressive core. For the Chicago Blackhawks,…

DETROIT, MI - APRIL 02: Stephen Weiss #90 of the Detroit Red Wings tries to out skate Gregory Campbell #11 of the Boston Bruins during the second period at Joe Louis Arena on April 2, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Stephen Weiss’s Detroit Tenure Meets Unfortunate End

In the summer of 2013, the Red Wings shocked many in the hockey world, acquiring long-time Senator Daniel Alfredsson after he bolted from the Senators looking to win a Cup at the tail end of his career, a la Raymond Bourque or more recently, Kimmo Timonen. That same day, the Wings added another new and experienced face, Florida Panthers all-time…


Kevin Bieksa Traded to the Anaheim Ducks

Vancouver Canucks General Manager Jim Benning has been manning the phones prior to the NHL Draft and today he announced the trading of defenseman Kevin Bieksa to the Anaheim Ducks. Going the other way, the Canucks receive a 2016 second round pick. The deal had been previously foreshadowed by Farhan Lalji, the Vancouver representative of TSN. BREAKING: #NHLDucks acquire Kevin…

CHICAGO, IL - JUNE 15:  Brandon Saad #20 of the Chicago Blackhawks handles the puck against Anton Stralman #6 of the Tampa Bay Lightning during Game Six of the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Final at the United Center  on June 15, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Brandon Saad Traded to Columbus

According to Elliotte Friedman of Hockey Night in Canada, the Chicago Blackhawks have traded forward Brandon Saad to the Columbus Blue Jackets. Chicago and Columbus are working in a trade involving Brandon Saad. More to come. — Elliotte Friedman (@FriedgeHNIC) June 30, 2015 Markus Meyer had Saad as one of the top RFA in this year’s crop. Here’s what he…

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