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Seattle Kraken's First Deal Is With Luke Henman

May 13, 2021 1:26 AM

The Seattle Kraken have signed their first player.

Luke Henman, a 21-year-old center, inked a three-year, entry-level contract with the NHL's 32nd franchise on Wednesday.

Henman, the team captain and leading scorer for Blainville-Boisbriand Armada (QMJHL), was a fourth-round draft pick of the Carolina Hurricanes in 2018. He went unsigned by the Hurricanes in the offseason, making him a free agent.

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Wild Sign Ryan Hartman To Three-Year, $5.1M Extension

Apr 23, 2021 1:24 AM

The Minnesota Wild signed forward Ryan Hartman to a three-year, $5.1 million contract extension Thursday night.

The 26-year-old Hartman was eligible to become a restricted free agent with arbitration rights this summer.

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Devils Sign First-Round Pick Alexander Holtz

Apr 19, 2021 2:49 PM

The New Jersey Devils have signed first-round pick Alexander Holtz to a three-year, entry-level contract starting next season.

Devils general manager Tom Fitzgerald announced Monday that Holtz also signed an American Hockey League amateur try-out agreement for the remainder of the 2020-21 season. He will join Binghamton after finishing his quarantine period.

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Capitals Re-Sign Conor Sheary To Two-Year, $3M Extension

Apr 14, 2021 8:08 PM

Forward Conor Sheary re-signed with the Washington Capitals for two years and $3 million on Wednesday.

The 28-year-old Sheary is fourth on the Capitals with 11 goals this season, including 10 in five-on-five play.

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Kings Sign Alex Iafallo To Four-Year, $16M Extension

Apr 12, 2021 2:24 PM

The Los Angeles Kings signed forward Alex Iafallo to a four-year, $16 million contract extension on Monday -- just hours before the league's trade deadline.

The 27-year-old Iafallo was getting interest from other teams, but the Kings and Iafallo's agent, Lewis Gross, were able to hammer out a deal to keep the winger in Los Angeles.

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Canucks Sign Tanner Pearson To Three-Year, $9.75M Extension

Apr 9, 2021 1:50 AM

The Vancouver Canucks, whose season is on pause amid a coronavirus outbreak on the team, have signed forward Tanner Pearson to a three-year, $9.75 million contract extension, general manager Jim Benning announced Thursday.

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Canucks Sign Thatcher Demko To Five-Year Extension

Apr 1, 2021 1:02 AM

The Vancouver Canucks have signed goaltender Thatcher Demko to a five-year contract extension.

Canucks owner Francesco Aquilini confirmed the deal on Twitter on Wednesday. No financial terms have been released.

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Matt Roy Signs Three-Year, $9.45M Deal With Kings

Mar 22, 2021 1:23 AM

Matt Roy signed a three-year, $9.45 million contract with the Los Angeles Kings on Sunday. It has an average annual value of $3.15 million.

The 26-year-old defenseman could have become a restricted free agent at the end of the season.

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Blues Sign Jordan Binnington To Six-Year, $36M Extension

Mar 12, 2021 1:16 AM

Jordan Binnington bet on himself and won a lucrative new contract with the St. Louis Blues.

The 27-year-old goalie agreed to a six-year contract extension worth $36 million on Thursday. His average annual contract value of $6 million is a jump up from his current AAV of $4.4 million.

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Canadiens Name Sean Burke Director Of Goaltending

Mar 3, 2021 12:27 AM

The Montreal Canadiens made another change to their coaching staff, appointing Sean Burke to take over as the director of goaltending, general manager Marc Bergevin announced after Tuesday night's 3-1 win over the Ottawa Senators.

Burke replaces Stephane Waite, who was let go after holding the position since 2013.

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Penguins Hire Brian Burke As President, Name Ron Hextall GM

Hurricanes Hire Justin Williams As Special Adviser To GM

Coyotes Add Jay Varady To Coaching Staff

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Blackhawks Give Coach Jeremy Colliton Two-Year Extension

Wild Sign Marcus Foligno To Three-Year, $9.3M Deal

Coyotes Hire Shane Doan As Chief Hockey Development Officer

Coyotes Sign Frederik Gauthier To One-Year Deal

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Devils Re-Sign Jesper Bratt To Two-Year, $5.5M Deal

Devils Re-Sign Sami Vatanen

Blue Jackets Sign Oliver Bjorkstrand To Five-Year, $27M Extension

Predators Sign Luke Kunin To Two-Year, $4.5M Deal

Seattle Kraken Name Jason Botterill Assistant GM

Penguins Sign John Marino To Six-Year Extension

Blue Jackets Sign Pierre-Luc Dubois To Two-Year, $10M Extension

Zdeno Charra Leaving Bruins, Signs One-Year Deal With Capitals

Coyotes Sign Derick Brassard To One-Year Deal

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Kings Sign Andreas Athanasiou To One-Year, $1.2M Deal

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Canadiens Sign Corey Perry To One-Year Deal

Blues Sign Mike Hoffman To Tryout Agreement

Ilya Kovalchuk Returning To KHL, Signing With Avangard Omsk