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Devils Sign Keith Kinkaid To One-Year, Two-Way Deal

Sep 13, 2023 2:54 PM

The New Jersey Devils signed free agent goaltender Keith Kinkaid to a one-year, two-way contract.

The deal announced Wednesday is worth $775,000 at the NHL level and $350,000 in the AHL.

Kinkaid, 34, played parts of six seasons with the Devils to begin his career from 2013 to '19.

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Lightning Place Josh Alexander On Waivers, Sign Tyler Motte

Sep 9, 2023 7:50 PM

The Tampa Bay Lightning terminated the contract of veteran forward Josh Archibald on Saturday after the offseason acquisition told the team he was taking time off from hockey.

The Lightning signed free agent Tyler Motte to replace him on a one-year, $800,000 deal.

"I was informed by Josh's agent, and by Josh himself in a subsequent conversation, that he was not planning on playing hockey for the time being and that he would not be reporting to training camp," Lightning general manager Julien BriseBois said. "Consequently, Josh was placed on unconditional waivers ... for the purpose of terminating his contract."

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Flyers Sign Morgan Frost To Two-Year, $4.2M Deal

Sep 8, 2023 1:20 AM

Restricted free agent forward Morgan Frost signed a two-year, $4.2 million contract with the Philadelphia Flyers on Thursday.

Frost, 24, recorded 46 points (19 goals, 27 assists) in 81 games last season with the Flyers. He led the team with 41 even-strength points (18 goals, 23 assists) and ranked third in goals while playing on a one-year, $800,000 deal.

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Senators Sign Jake Sanderson To Eight-Year, $64.4M Deal

Sep 7, 2023 1:14 AM

The Ottawa Senators added to their list of young cornerstones on long-term deals Wednesday by signing defenseman Jake Sanderson to an eight-year contract worth $8.05 million annually.

Sanderson, who was named to the NHL All-Rookie team in June, was entering the final year of his entry-level contract. The 21-year-old, who was the fifth pick of the 2020 NHL draft, left the University of North Dakota after his sophomore season and became one of the Senators' more consistent players in his rookie campaign this past season.

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Coyotes Extend GM Bill Armstrong's Contract

Sep 6, 2023 2:05 PM

The Arizona Coyotes announced a multiyear extension with general manager Bill Armstrong on Wednesday.

Contract terms were not disclosed for Armstrong, 53, who is heading into his fourth season in the position.

The Coyotes finished 28-40-14 in 2022-23, a 13-point improvement over the previous season.

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Bruins Sign Danton Heinen To Pro Tryout Agreement

Sep 5, 2023 6:27 PM

The Boston Bruins signed veteran forward Danton Heinen to a professional tryout agreement on Tuesday.

Heinen, 28, broke into the NHL with the Bruins in 2016 after they selected him in the fourth round of the 2014 draft.

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Maple Leafs Sign Coach Sheldon Keefe To Multiyear Deal

Aug 30, 2023 2:47 PM

The Toronto Maple Leafs are sticking with head coach Sheldon Keefe.

The Maple Leafs announced a multiyear contract extension for their bench boss Wednesday, putting to rest conversation about whether Keefe would remain with Toronto under new general manager Brad Treliving.

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Disgraced Bill Peters To Coach WHL Lethbridge Hurricanes

Aug 30, 2023 10:07 AM

Bill Peters, who resigned in disgrace from the Calgary Flames in 2019, will be announced as the new head coach of the Western Hockey League's Lethbridge Hurricanes, multiple sources told ESPN, confirming reports.

The Hurricanes have a press event scheduled for Wednesday morning. Among those in attendance will be WHL commissioner Ron Robison and Doug Paisley, the president of the team's board of directors.

The team declined to comment on Tuesday night.

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Oilers Add Sam Gagner, Brandon Sutter

Aug 28, 2023 4:00 PM

The Edmonton Oilers signed veteran forwards Sam Gagner and Brandon Sutter to professional tryout agreements on Monday.

Gagner, 34, was a first-round pick (sixth overall) by Edmonton in 2007 and played with the Oilers from 2007-14 and 2019-20.

Sutter, also 34, was a first-round pick in the same 2007 draft, going 11th overall to the Carolina Hurricanes.

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Rangers Hire Angela Ruggiero As Adviser

Aug 25, 2023 12:43 PM

The New York Rangers have hired Hockey Hall of Famer Angela Ruggiero as a hockey operations adviser, it was announced Friday.

Ruggiero, 43, won four Olympic medals as a defenseman for the U.S. She helped the country win gold at the 1998 Games in Nagano -- the first Olympics with women's hockey -- followed by silver in 2002 and 2010 and bronze in 2006.

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Evan Bouchard Signs Two-Year, $7.8M Deal With Oilers

Rangers Re-Sign Alexis Lafreniere To Two-Year, $4.65M Deal

Maple Leafs Sign Auston Matthews To Four-Year, $53M Extension

Coyotes Sign Coach Andre Tourigny To Three-Year Extension

Lightning Sign Brandon Hagel To Eight-Year, $52M Extension

Flyers Sign Their First-Round Pick Oliver Bonk

Canucks Sign Pius Suter To Two-Year Deal

Maple Leafs Sign 2023 First-Round Pick Easton Cowan

Maple Leafs Sign Martin Jones To One-Year, $875K Deal

Ducks Sign Alex Stalock To One-Year Deal

Oilers Hire Jeff Jackson As CEO Of Hockey Operations

Tom Wilson Signs Seven-Year, $45.5M Deal To Remain With Capitals

Bruins, Jeremy Swayman Settle On One-Year, $3.475M Deal

Devils Sign Kevin Bahl To Two-Year, $2.1M Deal

Wild Sign Filip Gustavsson To Three-Year, $11.25M Deal

Coyotes Sign Jack McBain To Two-Year Deal

Coyotes Sign 2022 First-Round Pick Logan Cooley To Three-Year Deal

Senators Sign Vladmir Tarasenko To One-Year, $5M Deal

Avs Re-Sign Ben Myers To One-Year Deal

Hurricanes Sign Sebastian Aho To Eight-Year, $78M Extension