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Rangers, Biron Agree On New Deal
Rangers President and GM Glen Sather announced today that the club has agreed to terms with goaltender Martin Biron on a new contract. Biron, 34, has posted a 20-12-2 record with a 2.32 goals against average, .912 save percentage and two shutouts in 38 games over the last two seasons with the Rangers after signing with the team as a free agent on July 1, 2010. Last season, Biron was 12-6-2 with a 2.46 goals against average, .904 save percentage and two shutouts in 21 games. He tied for fourth among NHL goaltenders with three assists on the season.
Canucks Agree On Three-Year Deal With Schneider
The Canucks have agreed to a three-year deal worth $12M with goaltender Cory Schneider, sources told ESPN.com's Pierre LeBrun. A backup to Roberto Luongo last season, Schneider would have become a restricted free agent on Sunday.
Source: Bruins, Rask Agree On One-Year Deal
Goalie Tuukka Rask has agreed to terms on a one-year, $3.5M deal with the Bruins, a team source told ESPN.com's Pierre LeBrun. Rask still will be a restricted free agent next summer unless there's a rule change in the new collective bargaining agreement
Kings, Quick Agree On 10-Year Deal
The Kings have agreed to terms with goaltender Jonathan Quick on a 10-year contract extension, Kings President/GM Dean Lombardi announced today. Quick, in addition to being a Stanley Cup Champion, is also a Conn Smythe winner, Vezina Trophy Finalist, NHL All-Star and Kings MVP who will call Los Angeles home through the 2022-23 season. Quick had a record-setting year in 2011-12 for the Kings and ranked amongst the NHLís best in every major goaltending category. He was even better during the 2012 Stanley Cup Playoffs as he led the Kings to their first-ever Stanley Cup championship.
Crosby To Sign $104.4M Deal
The Penguins and Sidney Crosby are finalizing a new contract that will be worth $104.4M over 12 years, according to an ESPN.com report. The Penguins announced the deal Thursday on their website. The contract will carry an average salary of about $8.7M a season, although it will be front-loaded. The new contract would go into effect for the 2013-14 season.
Hitchcock Extended By Blues
The Blues and coach Ken Hitchcock, who led the team to 109 points last season, have agreed to a one-year contract extension with a mutual option for 2014-15, according to an ESPN.com report on Wednesday.
Rau, Veilleux Returning To Wild
The Wild have re-signed center Chad Rau to a two-year deal, and agreed to terms with left wing Stephane Veilleux on a one-year deal. The team announced both two-way contracts on Monday.
Source: Jets, Pavelec Agree
The speculation surrounding Jets goalie Ondrej Pavelec's future can stop. On Monday, the Jets announced that they have reached a deal with Pavelec. Pavelec's new deal is for five years and worth an average of $3.9M annually, according to an NHL source.
Kings, Colin Fraser Agree To Terms
The Kings have agreed to terms on a new two-year contract with center Colin Fraser, Kings President/GM Dean Lombardi announced today. Fraser, 27, had eight points and 67 penalty minutes in 67 regular season games with the Kings this past season, his first in Los Angeles. He also appeared in 18 of the Kings 20 postseason games, totaling two points and four penalty minutes for the Stanley Cup Champions.
LA Agrees To Terms With Stoll
The Kings have agreed to terms on a three-year contract with center Jarret Stoll, Kings President/GM Dean Lombardi announced today. Stoll recorded 21 points and 60 penalty minutes in 78 regular season games with the Kings in 2011-12. He added five points and 18 penalty minutes in 20 playoff games, including the overtime game-winner in the series clinching Game 5 of the Western Conference Quarterfinals at Vancouver.
Kings Agree To Deals With Stoll, Fraser
The Kings have reached agreements on Friday with centers Jarret Stoll and Colin Fraser.
Senators Secure Erik Karlsson
The Senators have agreed to terms with Erik Karlsson on a seven-year contract extension.
Blackhawks Agree To Two-Year Deals With Bollig, Smith
The Blackhawks have agreed to terms with Brandon Bollig and Ben Smith on two-year contracts.
Blues Sign Barret Jackman To Three-Year Deal
The Blues and defenseman Barret Jackman have agreed to a new three-year contract.
Jackets, Evansville Reach ECHL Affiliate Agreement
Jackets GM Scott Howson has announced that the club has an agreement with the Evansville Icemen to serve as the ECHL affiliate next season.
Oilers Extend GM Tambellini
The Oilers and GM Steve Tambellini have agreed on a contract extension.
Rangers, Oscar Lindberg Agree To Terms
The Rangers have agreed to terms with forward Oscar Lindberg who played with Skelleftea HC of the Swedish Elite League this season.