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Capitals, Pheonix Copley Agree Upon Three-Year, $3.3M Deal

Feb 5, 2019 8:35 AM

The Washington Capitals have signed backup goalie Pheonix Copley to a $3.3 million, three-year extension.

The deal keeps him under contract through the 2021-22 season at a salary-cap hit of $1.1 million.

Associated Press

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Hurricanes, Jordan Martinook Agree Upon Two-Year, $4M Extension

Jan 30, 2019 9:45 AM

The Carolina Hurricanes have agreed to terms on a two-year, $4 million contract extension with forward Jordan Martinook.

The extension will kick in for the 2019-20 season.

Martinook, 26, has 10 goals and three assists in 50 games while leading the team with 125 hits and blocking 28 shots -- the most by a Carolina forward.

Associated Press

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Blue Jackets Hire Martin St. Louis As Consultant

Jan 22, 2019 1:53 AM

Columbus announced Monday that it was hiring Hall of Famer Martin St. Louis as a special-teams consultant. The team is still developing St. Louis' exact role.

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Devils Give Coach John Hynes Extension

Jan 4, 2019 2:31 AM

The New Jersey Devils have given head coach John Hynes a multiyear contract extension.

Hynes, 43, led the Devils to their first playoff appearance in five years last season, but they are struggling this season. With a 15-17-7 record, they're in seventh place in the Metropolitan Division.

Hynes' overall record since being hired in June 2015 is 125-122.

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Pens Sign Jake Guentzel To Five-Year Extension

Dec 29, 2018 1:43 AM

The Pittsburgh Penguins have signed center Jake Guentzel to a five-year contract extension with an average annual value of $6 million, the team announced Thursday.

The deal begins next season and will tie Guentzel to Pittsburgh through the 2023-24 season.

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Robert Bortuzzo Signs Three-Year Extension With Blues

Dec 16, 2018 12:45 AM

The St. Louis Blues have signed veteran defenseman Robert Bortuzzo to a three-year extension worth $1.375 million per season.

St. Louis general manager Doug Armstrong announced Bortuzzo's $4.125 million contract extension Saturday. Bortuzzo is now signed through the 2021-22 season.

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Ducks Extend GM Bob Murray Through 2021-22 NHL Season

Dec 8, 2018 2:26 PM

The Ducks announced today that the club has extended the contract of Executive Vice President/General Manager Bob Murray for two additional seasons. Murray is now under contract through the 2021-22 NHL season.

“Bob has created a winning organization with his commitment and expertise,” said Ducks Chief Executive Officer Michael Schulman. “We are very pleased to be in a position where expectations are high virtually every season, thanks in large part to Bob and his staff. We passionately share a common goal – bringing another Stanley Cup to Orange County.”

A three-time finalist for NHL General Manager of the Year (won in 2013-14), Murray has led Anaheim to the playoffs the last six consecutive seasons (only Pittsburgh has a longer streak) and five consecutive 100+ point seasons (NHL’s longest active streak). The Ducks are the only Western Conference team to play in the Conference Finals in two of the last four seasons and have won a conference-leading 31 playoff games since 2014. 



Press Release

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Flyers Hire Chuck Fletcher As New GM

Dec 4, 2018 2:12 AM

The Philadelphia Flyers want to win now, and they believe Chuck Fletcher is the general manager to make that happen.

Fletcher was hired as executive vice president and general manager of the Flyers on Monday, one week after Ron Hextall was fired.

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Penguins Sign GM Jim Rutherford To Extension

Nov 14, 2018 3:02 PM

General manager Jim Rutherford is sticking with the Penguins.

The team announced Wednesday it has extended Rutherford's contract through the 2021-22 season. His old deal was set to expire at the end of this season.

Rutherford, 69, is the only general manager to win Stanley Cups with multiple teams since the league expanded in 1967.

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Predators Sign Pekka Rinne To Two-Year Extension

Nov 4, 2018 1:06 AM

The Nashville Predators signed goaltender Pekka Rinne to a two-year contract extension worth $10 million, keeping the Vezina Trophy winner under contract through 2020-21.

General manager David Poile announced the extension Saturday, on Rinne's 36th birthday.

Poile said Rinne has made the most impact on and off the ice for the Predators as one of the NHL's best goaltenders.

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Lightning Re-Sign Yanni Gourde To Six-Year Deal
Forward Yanni Gourde will make an average of $5.17M under the new deal with Tampa Bay.

Golden Knights Sign Alex Tuch To Seven-Year Deal
Alex Tuch scored 15 goals and had 22 assists last season for the Vegas Golden Knights.

Ducks Sign Nick Ritchie To Three-Year Deal
Ducks forward Nick Ritchie had 10 goals and 17 assists in 76 games last season.

Sharks Sign Barclay Goodrow To Two-Year Extension
The deal keeps Barclay Goodrow from becoming a restricted free agent next summer.

Canadiens Sign Paul Byron To Four-Year Deal
Forward Paul Byron scored 20 goals and had 15 assists with the Canadiens last season.

Devils Sign Miles Wood To Four-Year, $11M Deal
Devils GM Ray Shero announced the signing of forward Miles Wood on Saturday.

Sabres Sign Sam Reinhart To Two-Year, $7.3M Deal
Sam Reinhart was the team's lone offseason holdout before reaching the deal on Wednesday.

Stars Sign Tyler Seguin To Eight-Year, $78.8M Extension
Tyler Seguin had a career-high 40 goals to go with 38 assists last season.


Jackets Sign Top Three Executives To Extensions
The Blue Jackets have signed John Davidson, Jarmo Kekalainen, and Bill Zito to new deals.

After Trade, Golden Knights Sign Max Pacioretty To Extension
The Golden Knights acquired Max Pacioretty from the Canadiens on Sunday.

Blake Wheeler Signs Five-Year, $41.25M Extension With Jets
Blake Wheeler led the Jets with 91 points (23 goals, 68 assists).

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Flames Sign Noah Hanifin To Six-Year, $29.7M Contract
Noah Hanifin had 18 goals and 65 assists in 239 games in three seasons with Carolina.


Oilers Sign Scottie Upshall To Pro Tryout
Scottie Upshall had seven goals and 12 assists last season for the Blues.

Ducks Sign Ondrej Kase To Three-Year, $7.8M Deal
Right winger Ondrej Kase scored 20 goals for the Ducks last season.

Predators Sign Ryan Ellis To Eight-Year Extension
The Predators have signed defenseman Ryan Ellis to a eight-year deal, worth $50 million.

Senators Sign Brady Tkachuk To Three-Year, Entry-Level Deal
Brady Tkachuk, 18, was selected by the Senators with the No. 4 pick in the 2018 NHL Draft.

Red Wings Re-Sign Dylan Larkin To Five-Year Deal
The deal with center Dylan Larkin is reported to be valued at $30.5 million.

Golden Knights Re-Sign William Karlsson To One-Year, $5.25M Deal
William Karlsson gets a significant raise from his previous $1 million salary.


Ducks Sign John Gibson To Eight-Year, $51.2M Extension
John Gibson set career highs last season with 31 victories and a .926 save percentage while playing in 60 games.


Miikka Salomaki Signs Two-Year, $1.5M Deal With Predators
Miikka Salomaki played 58 games last season for the Predators with two goals and six assists.