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Lindy Ruff Completes Devils Staff

Oct 23, 2020 1:36 PM

Lindy Ruff completed his New Jersey Devils staff, hiring Chris Taylor as an assistant coach and Dave Rogalski as the goaltending coach.

General manager Tom Fitzgerald announced the moves Friday.

Ruff previously retained Alain Nasreddine and hired Mark Recchi.

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Devils Sign Dimitry Kulikov To One-Year, $1.15M Deal

Oct 23, 2020 12:14 AM

The New Jersey Devils added experience to their defense, signing Russian Dmitry Kulikov to a one-year, $1.15 million contract.

Devils general manager Tom Fitzgerald announced the deal Thursday.

"Kulikov is an experienced, physical left-shot defenseman who skates well,'' Fitzgerald said. "His ability to play both the right and left side brings value to our defense corps.''

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Senators Sign Connor Brown To Three-Year Deal

Oct 22, 2020 12:27 PM

After a scoring a career-high 43 points last season, forward Connor Brown has signed a three-year contract with the Ottawa Senators for an average annual value of $3.6 million per season.

"We're very happy to have Connor back under contract," Senators general manager Pierre Dorion said in a statement.

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Capitals Add Kevin McCarthy To Coaching Staff; Sign Jonas Siegenthaler

Oct 22, 2020 1:25 AM

Kevin McCarthy joined Peter Laviolette's Washington Capitals coaching staff Wednesday, and the team re-signed one of the defensemen he'll be working with.

Jonas Siegenthaler signed a one-year contract worth $800,000, a deal that should finalize Washington's blue line. McCarthy will be in charge of defensemen under Laviolette, who is keeping the other three assistants in place after replacing fired coach Todd Reirden.

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Gary Roberts Joins Seattle Kraken As Consultant

Oct 22, 2020 1:28 AM

Gary Roberts helped the Vegas Golden Knights from the ground up -- or the ceiling down, rather -- before they joined the NHL in 2017-18.

"I stood on the top of the Vegas practice rink with no roof, placing equipment," he said.

Now Roberts will help the NHL's newest expansion team, the Seattle Kraken, who announced him as one of seven hires in hockey operations Wednesday.

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Edmonton Signs Kris Russell To One-Year, $1.25M Extension

Oct 22, 2020 1:37 AM

Kris Russell signed a one-year, $1.25 million contract extension with the Edmonton Oilers on Wednesday that will run through the 2021-22 season.

The 33-year-old defenseman could have become an unrestricted free agent after this season. Russell had nine assists in 55 games last season, his fourth with the Oilers.

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Maple Leafs Sign Ilya Mikheyev To Two-Year Extension

Oct 21, 2020 1:28 AM

The Maple Leafs announced today that the club has signed forward Ilya Mikheyev to a two-year contract extension. The average annual value of the contract is $1.645 million.

Mikheyev, 26, registered 23 points (eight goals, 15 assists) in 39 regular season games during his first National Hockey League season in 2019-20. The Omsk, Russia native also suited up for five games in Toronto’s Qualifying Round series versus Columbus.

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Avs Sign Tyson Jost, Hunter Miska To Deals

Oct 20, 2020 1:53 PM

The Colorado Avalanche agreed to a one-year deal Monday with restricted free agent Tyson Jost.

The 22-year-old forward scored eight goals and had 15 assists in 67 games for the Avalanche in 2019-20. He was a first-round selection by Colorado in 2016.

"Tyson is a strong two-way player who has NHL experience at a young age and continues to grow his game," general manager Joe Sakic said in a release.

In another move Monday, the Avalanche signed goaltender Hunter Miska to a two-year extension. The 25-year-old Miska played in 26 games for the Colorado Eagles of the American Hockey League. He went 16-6-3 with a 2.48 goals-against average.

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Coyotes Sign Christian Fischer To Two-Year Deal

Oct 19, 2020 2:03 PM

The Arizona Coyotes have signed forward Christian Fischer to a two-year contract. Terms of the deal announced Monday were not released.

The 23-year-old Fischer was a restricted free agent after finishing with six goals and three assists in 56 games with the Coyotes last season.

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Penguins Sign Cody Ceci To One-Year, $1.25M Deal

Oct 18, 2020 2:06 PM

The Pittsburgh Penguins have signed defenseman Cody Ceci to a one-year, $1.25 million contract.

Pittsburgh had bought out the contract of defenseman Jack Johnson, so it had an open spot on the blue line.

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Kings Sign No. 2 Overall Pick Quinton Byfield To Three-Year Contract

Flames Re-Sign Andrew Mangiapane To Two-Year, $4.85M Deal

Maple Leafs Sign Joe Thornton To One-Year Deal

Senators Sign Evgenii Dadonov To Three-Year, $15M Deal

Joe Thornton Signs With HC Davos

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Canadiens Sign Brendan Gallagher To Six-Year Extension

Maple Leafs Sign Goalie Aaron Dell To One-Year Contract

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Sharks Sign Matt Nieto To One-Year Deal

Sharks Sign Free Agent Patrick Marleau

Golden Knights Sign Alex Pietrangelo To Seven-Year, $61.6M Deal

Tyler Toffoli Signs Four-Year, $17M Deal With Canadiens

Rangers Sign No. 1 Pick Alexis Lafreniere To Entry-Level Deal

Taylor Hall Signs One-Year, $8M Deal With Sabres

Maple Leafs Sign Jimmy Vesey To One-Year Deal

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Maple Leafs Sign Zach Bogosian To One-Year, $1M Contract

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Sharks Sign Kevin Labanc To Four-Year, $18.9M Deal

Blue Jackets Sign Mikko Koivu To One-Year, $1.5M Deal

Avs Re-Sign Andre Burakovsky To Two-Year Deal

Ducks Sign Kevin Shattenkirk To Three-Year, $11.7M Deal

Devils Sign Goalie Corey Crawford To Two-Year Contract