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Veteran Patrick Marleau Back With The Sharks

Oct 9, 2019 1:18 AM

After a winless start to the regular season, the San Jose Sharks are hoping an old friend named Patrick Marleau can bring some stability.

GM Doug Wilson announced that the team is signing the 40-year-old Marleau, who is the franchise leader in games (1,493), goals (508) and points (1,082). The deal is for one year with a $700,000 cap hit, which is the league minimum.

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Devils Sign Veteran Joe Morrow, Waive Him For AHL Depth

Oct 6, 2019 5:53 PM

The New Jersey Devils have signed veteran defenseman Joe Morrow and waived him, hoping to send him to their AHL franchise.

General manager Ray Shero says Morrow signed a one-year, two-way contract worth $700,000 at the NHL level and $250,000 at the AHL level.

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Blues Sign Brayden Schenn To Eight-Year, $52M Extension

Oct 4, 2019 1:52 PM

The St. Louis Blues have signed center Brayden Schenn to an eight-year, $52 million contract extension, the team announced Friday.

Schenn's new deal comes off his fourth straight season in which he scored at least 50 points.

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Blackhawks Sign Alex DeBrincat To Three-Year Deal

Oct 4, 2019 2:03 AM

The Chicago Blackhawks announced Thursday that they have signed 21-year-old Alex DeBrincat to a three-year extension with an annual average value of $6.4 million. DeBrincat is in the final year of his entry-level contract with an AAV of $894,166.

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Flames Give GM Brad Treliving Contract Extension

Oct 4, 2019 2:01 AM

The Calgary Flames announced a multiyear contract extension for general manager Brad Treliving on Thursday, hours before their season opener against Colorado.

He is entering his sixth season in the job. While with the team, Calgary has made the playoffs three times and had a record of 212-163-35. The team's longest playoff run under Treliving was reaching the second round in 2015

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Coyotes Sign Goalie Darcy Kuemper To Two-Year Extension

Oct 3, 2019 2:12 AM

The Arizona Coyotes have signed goalie Darcy Kuemper to a two-year contract extension with an average annual salary of $4.5 million.

The deal announced Wednesday would keep Kuemper in the desert through the 2021-22 season.

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Jets Re-Sign Kyle Connor To Seven-Year, $50M Deal

Sep 29, 2019 2:21 PM

The Winnipeg Jets re-signed restricted free-agent forward Kyle Connor on Saturday to a seven-year, $50 million deal.

Connor's deal carries an average annual value of $7.14 million.

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Avs Sign Mikko Rantanen To Six-Year, $55.5M Deal

Sep 29, 2019 2:19 PM

The Colorado Avalanche signed top line winger Mikko Rantanen to a six-year, $55.5 million deal Saturday, taking another big-name restricted free agent off the board.

Rantanen's deal runs through the 2024-25 season and carries an average annual value of $9.25 million, though the salaries per year fluctuate -- including $12 million in each of the first two years and $6 million in the final year.

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Seattle Hires Cammi Granato, NHLs First Female Pro Scout

Sep 26, 2019 2:07 AM

The Seattle NHL franchise has hired its first round of scouts -- including former Team USA star and Hockey Hall of Famer Cammi Granato, who will become the NHL's first female pro scout.

Granato's hiring continues a trend for the NHL's newest team -- scheduled to enter the league for the 2021-22 season -- which is committed to "a diverse slate of candidates for every role." The franchise is currently at just over 60 employees; more than 50 percent of its vice presidents are females.

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Lightning Sign Brayden Point To Three-Year, $20.25M Deal

Sep 24, 2019 1:10 AM

Another of the big restricted free agents is off the board with the Tampa Bay Lightning signing center Brayden Point to a three-year, $20.25 million deal.

"We are very pleased to re-sign Brayden today," Lightning general manager Julien BriseBois said in a statement. "He is the consummate professional with an unwavering commitment to team success, growing as a player and improving every day. It is that mindset that makes him an outstanding role model, teammate and person, on and off the ice. We look forward to getting Brayden back on the ice with his Lightning teammates as soon as possible."

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Thomas Chabot, Senators Agree To Eight-Year, $64M Extension


Flyers Sign Travis Konecny To Six-Year, $33M Deal

Bruins Sign Brando Carlo To Two-Year Deal

Bruins Sign Charlie McAvoy To Three-Year, $14.7M Deal

Wild Sign Jared Spurgeon To Seven-Year, $53M Extension

Flyers Sign Ivan Provorov To Six-Year, $40.5M Deal

Jets Sign Josh Morrissey To Eight-Year, $50M Extension

Wild Re-Sign Kevin Fiala To Two-Year, $6M Deal

Bruins Sign Coach Bruce Cassidy To Multiyear Extension

Devils Re-Sign Pavel Zacha To Three-Year, $6.75M Deal

Blue Jackets, Zach Werenski Agree To, Three-Year, $15M Deal

Hurricanes Sign Jake Gardiner To Four-Year Deal

Sharks Hire Former Dodgers GM Ned Colletti As A Scout

Sharks Sign Joe Thornton To One-Year, $2M Deal

Coyotes Sign Clayton Keller To Eight-Year Extension

Seattle Adds Ricky Olczyk As Assistant GM

Ivan Barbashev Re-Signs With Blues On Two-Year Deal

Senators Sign Colin White To Six-Year, $28.5M Contract

Islanders, Derrick Brassard Agree To One-Year Deal

Wild Name Bill Guerin New GM