Brandon Pirri Signs with New York Rangers

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Unrestricted free agent center Brandon Pirri signed an one-year, $1.1 million contract with the New York Rangers. The former Anaheim Ducks forward was scheduled to enter the off-season as a restricted free agent. The Ducks did not submit a qualifying offer to keep his rights, thus allowing Pirri to test the open market. Hearing NYR to sign […] READ MORE


Potential Trade Targets For The Vancouver Canucks

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Vancouver Canucks general manager Jim Benning has made it clear that despite signing Loui Eriksson to a six-year deal worth $36 million, the Canucks are still searching for a scoring winger. “We’d like to add a proven scorer who brings some grit to take the pressure off Sven, so he can keep developing at his […] READ MORE


NHL Free Agency: Top 10 Players Still Available

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With the activity around the League dying down from July 1st’s explosive opening to NHL free agency, there are still various names on the market for teams to take a chance on heading into the middle of the summer. Last season, guys like Matt Cullen (August 6th) and Tomas Fleischmann (October were signed a considerable amount […] READ MORE


2016 All-Unqualified Team

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The 2016 All-Unqualified team ironically has many quality contenders. Out of the 110 newly unrestricted free agents that did not receive qualifying offers from their respective NHL club yesterday will now join the July 1 market. The reasons for the large list are likely the Las Vegas expansion and the minimal salary cap increase. Creating the All-Unqualified […] READ MORE


Brandon Pirri Traded to Anaheim Ducks

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The Florida Panthers have moved versatile forward Brandon Pirri to the Anaheim Ducks for a 6th round pick. Pirri to ANA for 6th in 2016. — Elliotte Friedman (@FriedgeHNIC) February 29, 2016 Brandon Pirri Traded to Anaheim Ducks Pirri, 24, is on the second year of a two-year, $1.85 million deal he signed prior to the […] READ MORE


Jason Zucker And The Most Efficient Scoring Bargains

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In today’s NHL, with the Salary Cap in place, teams are looking to find every bargain they can find. Whether it be turning over every rock during free agency, or getting big production from a young player on an entry-level contract, getting more from less is almost a necessity to compete when it matters most. […] READ MORE


Instant Analysis: Panthers Acquire Brandon Pirri

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On Sunday, the Florida Panthers and Chicago Blackhawks completed a trade ahead of the NHL Trade deadline, with the Panthers getting centre Brandon Pirri and the Blackhawks picking up a third round pick in 2014 and a fifth round pick in 2016. The 22-year-old Pirri has played in 28 games for the Hawks this season, scoring […] READ MORE


Four Feathers: Blackhawks Search for Consistency at Center

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While the Chicago Blackhawks are widely regarded as possessing one of the deepest lineups in the National Hockey League, there is always room for improvement. Following their recent 3-3-3 run, the defending Stanley Cup champions have been looking to upgrade up the middle, a position that has frequently stymied head coach Joel Quenneville when filling […] READ MORE


Top Shelf Prospects: Chicago Blackhawks

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Welcome to Today’s edition of “Top Shelf Prospects”.  As we go through the Summer of 2013 I will be featuring a team-by-team look at the top prospects in the NHL. I will go team by team through the NHL bringing you a look at each Teams Top Prospects. I will be following the order of […] READ MORE