Dallas Stars Re-sign Jordie Benn to 3-Year Extension

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At about noon on Friday, the Dallas Stars announced that they had re-signed 28-year-old blueliner Jordie Benn to a three-year contract extension. The deal is reportedly worth a total of $3.3 million, with an annual average value of $1.1 million. Dallas Stars Re-sign Jordie Benn to 3-Year Extension #Stars sign D Jordie Benn to a […] READ MORE


Vincent Lecavalier Announces Retirement

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After 17 seasons in the National Hockey League, 36-year-old forward Vincent Lecavalier has announced his retirement from the League.  In his 17 NHL seasons, Lecavalier spent 14 with the Tampa Bay Lightning, two and a half with the Philadelphia Flyers, and one half (This past season) with the Los Angeles Kings. Vincent Lecavalier Announces Retirement […] READ MORE


Dmitrij Jaskin Inks Two-Year Extension with the St. Louis Blues

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The St. Louis Blues announced early Thursday evening that they had re-signed forward Dmitrij Jaskin to a two-year contract extension.  The contract is worth a total of $2 million, with an annual average value of $1 million.  The Omsk, Russia native appeared in 65 regular-season games with the Blues this past season. He scored four […] READ MORE


Anze Kopitar Named Kings Newest Captain

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What a past six months it has been for Los Angeles Kings forward Anze Kopitar.  Back in January, he signed an eight year, $80 million contract, and on Thursday, was named the latest captain of the club.  Kopitar will the franchise’s 14th captain. He takes over for Dustin Brown, who wore the “C” since 2008. […] READ MORE


Marc-Andre Fleury to Start Game 5, Trevor Daley Done for Playoffs

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When Pittsburgh Penguins head coach Mike Sullivan addressed the media following the team’s on-ice practice Sunday morning, he immediately answered the big question at the top of everybody’s mind- which goaltender would start in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Finals against the Tampa Bay Lightning.  The answer- Marc-Andre Fleury.  This will be Fleury’s second […] READ MORE


Oilers Ink Zack Kassian to One-Year Deal

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On Thursday, the Edmonton Oilers announced the contract extension of 25-year old winger Zach Kassian. The one-year pact is worth $1.5 million and runs through the 2016-2017 National Hockey League season. Kassian appeared in 36 games for the Oilers this past season, scoring three goals while adding five assists for a total of eight points. […] READ MORE


Panthers Name Tom Rowe Gm, Promote Dale Tallon

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The Florida Panthers have made some changes to the club’s front office.  Tom Rowe has been named the new general manager of the team and former general manager Dale Tallon has been promoted to President of Hockey Operations.  The Panthers have also named Eric Joyce and Steve Werier assistant general managers. Tom Rowe has been […] READ MORE


Rangers Sign Top Prospect Buchnevich: Scouting Report

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Early Friday afternoon, the New York Rangers officially announced the signing of top prospect Pavel Buchnevich to an entry-level contract. Buchnevich was drafted by the Rangers in the third round (75th Overall) of the 2013 National Hockey League Draft.  The 21-year-old Russian forward has been considered the Blueshirts’ top prospect and has spent the past […] READ MORE


Panthers Re-Sign Defenceman Erik Gudbranson

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The Florida Panthers re-signed defenseman Erik Gudbranson to a one-year, $3.5 million contract extension. Gudbranson was set to become a restricted free agent, but with this new contract being a $1 million raise, the Panthers have locked the 24-year-old defenseman in for at least one more year. Panthers Re-Sign Defenceman Erik Gudbranson “We are very […] READ MORE


Panthers Sign Jaromir Jagr to One Year Extension

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On Thursday afternoon, the Florida Panthers announced that they have re-signed 44 year old, veteran forward Jaromir Jagr to a one year contract extension.  As per club policy, terms of the contract were not disclosed to the public. “Jaromir is a Hall of Fame player and had an excellent season playing alongside Aleksander Barkov and […] READ MORE