Tag: NHL News

  • Rangers sign struggling former second overall winger

    Rangers sign struggling former second overall winger

    The Rangers have signed their RFA winger Kaapo Kakko to a 2 year deal. This deal has an AAV of $2.1M. This is the 21 year old’s first deal after his entry level contract he signed at 18 years old, right after he was drafted in 2019. Kakko showed a ton of potential before being […]

  • New Jersey Devils sign one of the most underrated defenseman in the nhl

    New Jersey Devils sign one of the most underrated defenseman in the nhl

    The New Jersey Devils have been active this summer, and might have just gotten a steal of a deal. Earlier in the summer, the Devils got defenseman John Marino in a trade with the Pittsburgh Penguins, which was a solid pick up for the Devils, who finished second to last in the Metropolitan Division, winning […]

  • Calgary flames get huge boost from huberdeau and weegar

    Calgary flames get huge boost from huberdeau and weegar

    The Calgary Flames just got a huge boost from their newly acquired players. In case you missed it, The Calgary Flames traded Matthew Tkachuk to the Florida Panthers in exchange for Jonathan Huberdeau, MacKenzie Weegar, Cole Schwindt and a first round pick. Newly acquired Flames spoke to the media in their introductory press conference, and […]

  • Pittsburgh penguins take chance with struggling winger

    Pittsburgh penguins take chance with struggling winger

    The Pittsburgh Penguins have re-signed their winger, but he certainly hasn’t lived up to his potential. Kasperi Kapanen signed a 2 year deal with an AAV of $3.2M. This is the same AAV that he had on his last contract with the Toronto Maple Leafs. Kapanen was aquired by the Penguins in the summer of […]

  • Matthew Tkachuk officially done with the calgary flames

    Matthew Tkachuk officially done with the calgary flames

    There is it, the second major blow of the summer for the Calgary Flames. According to Jeremy Rutherford of TheAthletic, Matthew Tkachuk has notified the Calgary Flames that he WON’T sign a long term deal with the club. This means either the Calgary Flames follow through with arbitration, where he would HAVE TO sign a […]

  • Stars move on from klingberg, player in talks with other teams

    Stars move on from klingberg, player in talks with other teams

    John Klingberg has spent all 8 of his season in the NHL with the Dallas Stars, but it seems their time together has come to an end. Klingberg was drafted 131st overall in the 2010 draft by the Dallas Stars, and played his first game for the club in the NHL in the 2014-2015 season. […]

  • with backstrom’s future unknown, capitals sign dylan strome

    with backstrom’s future unknown, capitals sign dylan strome

    The Washington Capitals needed to make a signing down the middle with the future of long time Capital Nicklas Backstrom in question after dealing with a hip injury. Backstrom spoke on the topic in an interview with GD.se. “In the beginning, when I came back last winter, it went well. When it gets more intense, […]

  • NHL FREE AGENCY: EVerything happening day 1

    NHL FREE AGENCY: EVerything happening day 1

    Day 1 of free agency is always a crazy one, and it’s been nothing short of exiting so far. From contract extensions, to trades, to new signs, we will report on it all here! Josh Manson Josh Manson was a UFA going into the free agent market, but has found a deal with the Avalanche […]

  • $80M offer on the table for 115 point winger Johnny Gaudreau

    $80M offer on the table for 115 point winger Johnny Gaudreau

    Johnny Gaudreau has been offered a contract worth about $80M. The 28 year old winger played the full 82 games this season with the Calgary Flames, scoring 40 goals and assisting 75 for a career high total of 115 points. He had 14 points in 12 playoff games as well this season. Gaudreau has played […]

  • The Chicago blackhawks are trading their future to build the future

    The Chicago blackhawks are trading their future to build the future

    The Chicago Blackhawks look like they have a plan, but no one seems to quite understand what exactly that plan is. The Blackhawks got busy on draft day, making multiple questionable trades. The Blackhawks certainly did not have a good year, they went 28-42-12, finishing 7th in the Central Division only in front of the […]