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Chicago Blackhawks Sign Forward Kyle Baun

According to sources, the Chicago Blackhawks have signed undrafted Colgate forward Kyle Baun to a two year entry level contract. While he will be joining the Blackhawks this season, he will not be eligible for the postseason. The Blackhawks have landed one of the top college free agents on the market, agreeing to terms with Colgate junior Kyle Baun, according to his…

Winnipeg Jets v Vancouver Canucks

Vancouver Canucks Sign Chris Tanev to Five Year Extension

On Tuesday morning the Vancouver Canucks signed defenceman Chris Tanev to a five-year contract extension through 2021. Elliotte Friedman is reporting that the contract will be worth $4.45M per season. Canucks announce Chris Tanev five year extension. AAV $4.45M. — Elliotte Friedman (@FriedgeHNIC) March 24, 2015 The 25 year old Ontario native has two goals and 14 assists this season…

Russia v USA - 2013 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship Quarterfinals

SKA Vice-president Denies Rumors on Kovalchuk Return

A new rumor did surface surrounding Ilya Kovalchuk, current captain of SKA St. Petersburg. Although he’s well-known for his rather explosive retirement from the New Jersey Devils during the summer of 2013, he is now, or so rumors would have us believe, considering a return to the NHL. The rumor comes from Finnish magazine Iltalehti, who claims that  a “trusted source”…

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Kovalchuk Rumoured to Have Interest in a Return to the NHL

While “Ovhechkin-watch” flies around the media, a new rumour has surfaced surrounding Ilya Kovalchuck, current captain of SKA St. Petersburg. Although he’s well-known for his rather explosive retirement from the New Jersey Devils during the summer of 2013, he is now, or so rumours would have us believe, considering a return to the NHL. The rumour comes from Finnish magazine Iltalehti who claim that …

Pittsburgh Penguins v New York Islanders

Penguins Confirm Pascal Dupuis is out for the Season

The Pittsburgh Penguins have confirmed that Pascal Dupuis, Sidney Crosby’s regular right wing, will not play again this season or in the Stanley Cup Playoffs.  Dupuis has been out most of the year after a diagnosis of a blood clot in his lung. The following press release comes from the Pittsburgh Penguins and the National Hockey League. Penguins say Dupuis…

Buffalo Sabres v Ottawa Senators

Buffalo Sabres Fans Have Fully Embraced Tanking

While attending the Buffalo Sabres game against the New Jersey Devils on Friday night, the reactions of the crowd made one thing abundantly clear, Sabres fans have embraced the idea of the Sabres finishing in last place in the NHL.  Sure, we have heard this from Sabres fans on talk radio, on twitter, and in internet message boards all season…

Big Ten Men's Ice Hockey Championship - Semifinals

Leafs Sign College UFA Casey Bailey

The Toronto Maple Leafs have signed forward Casey Bailey, a college UFA out of Penn State. Bailey, 23, was widely regarded as the most sought-after college free agent of his class. The @MapleLeafs have signed free agent forward Casey Bailey to a two-year entry level contract #TMLtalk — Leafs PR (@LeafsPR) March 21, 2015 TOR makes it official: Casey Bailey…

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