as per TSN.ca CALGARY — Jarome Iginla put a brighter spin on the Calgary Flames’ summer of discontent by giving his approval to the return of former teammates Alex Tanguay and Olli Jokinen. Tanguay and Jokinen were Calgary’s prominent acquisitions the day unrestricted free agency opened July 1. The signing of Tanguay, who had his best season in [...]
The Blackhawks, so far this off-season, have traded Kris Versteeg, Andrew Laad, Ben Eager, Brent Sopel and Akim Aliu. They also lost Adam Burrish to free agency. Quite the shake up for the defending Stanley Cup Champions. Niemi also heading to arbitration. Interesting times ahead in Chicago.
from TSN.ca DENVER — Restricted free-agent forward Brandon Yip, who led all rookies in goals per game last season, has signed a two-year contract with the Colorado Avalanche. Yip was recalled by the Avs on Dec. 18 and finished with 11 goals and 19 points in 32 games. He was second on the team with [...]
from TSN.ca The San Jose Sharks have made a minor trade ahead of Friday’s 2010 NHL Entry Draft as they have sent forward Brad Staubitz to the Minnesota Wild in exchange for a fifth round pick. The Wild will still need to sign the 25-year old Staubitz to retain his rights as he is scheduled to [...]