NHL Transactions in October 2020

Oct 9, 2020

  • The Columbus Blue Jackets signed D Gavin Bayreuther to a one-year, two-way contract. Signed G Matiss Kivlenieks to a two-year two-way contract extension. Waived C Alexander Wennberg.
  • The Detroit Red Wings signed RW Bobby Ryan and D Jon Merrill to one-year contracts. Signed C Kyle Criscuolo and G Kevin Boyle to one-year, two-way contracts. Signed RW Riley Barber to a two-year, two-way contract.
  • The Edmonton Oilers signed C Kyle Turris to a two-year contract. Signed C Alan Quine, LW Tyler Ennis and G Anton Forsberg to one-year contracts. Signed C Seth Griffith to a two-year, two-way contract.
  • The Florida Panthers signed RW Vinnie Hinostroza. Signed LW Ryan Lomberg to a two-year, two-way contract. Signed D Radko Gudas to three-year contract. Signed LW Carter Verhaeghe to two-year contract. Signed C Alexander Wennberg to a one-year contract.
  • The Minnesota Wild signed D Dakota Mermis and C Joseph Cramarossa to one-year, two-way contracts. Signed G Cam Talbot to a three-year contract.
  • The Montreal Canadiens signed D Victor Mete to a one-year contract extension. Signed Xavier Ouellet to a two-year, two-way contract extension. Signed LW Brandon Baddock to a one-year, two-way contract.
  • The Nashville Predators signed D Matt Benning and D Mark Borowiecki to two-year contracts. Signed RW Nick Cousins to a two-year contract.
  • The Ottawa Senators re-signed G Matt Murray to a four-year contract. Signed RW Logan Shaw to a two-year, two-way contract. Signed C Metthew Peca to a one-year, two-way contract.
  • The Pittsburgh Penguins signed RW Evan Rodrigues and C Mark Jankowski to one-year contracts. Signed RW Josh Currie to a one-year, two-way contract.
  • The Tampa Bay Lightning signed G Christopher Gibson and D Andreas Borgman to a one-year, two-way contract. Signed LW Pat Maroon to a two-year contract. Signed D Luke Schenn to a one-year contract. Waived RW Tyler Johnson. Signed G Spencer Martin to a one-year, two-way contract extension.
  • The Toronto Maple Leafs signed RW Wayne Simmonds to a one-year contract. Signed D T.J. Brodie to a four-year contract.
  • The Vancouver Canucks re-signed LW Tyler Motte to a two-year contract. Signed G Braden Holtby to a two-year contract.
  • The Winnipeg Jets signed D Nathan Beaulieu to a two-year contract. Signed D Luca Sbisa to a one-year contract.
  • The New York Islanders assigned C Otto Koivula to european team HIFK-Poland.
  • The Philadelphia Flyers signed D Derrick Pouliot to a one-year, two-way contract.
  • The St. Louis Blues signed G Jon Gillies to a one-year, two-way contract. Signed D Torey Krug to a seven-year contract.
  • The San Jose Sharks signed RW Stefan Noesen to a one-year contract.
  • The Buffalo Sabres signed F Zemgus Girgensons to a three-year contract. Signed D Matt Irwin, D Brandon Davidson and RW Tobias Rieder to one-year contracts.
  • The Chicago Blackhawks agreed to terms with F Dominik Kubalik for a two-year contract extension.
  • The Dallas Stars signed G Anton Khudobin to a three-year contract.
  • The Washington Capitals signed G Henrik Lundqvist to a one-year contract. Signed D Justin Schultz to a two-year contract.
  • The Phoenix Coyotes signed F John Hayden to a one-year contract. Signed RW Tyler Pitlick to a two-year contract.
  • The New York Rangers agreed to terms with Fs Jonny Brodzinski, Ds Anthony Bitetto and Jack Johnson on a one-year contracts. Signed Kevin Rooney, Colin Blackwell and G Keith Kinkaid to two-year contracts. Signed RW Anthony Greco to a one-year, two-way contract. Re-signed D Brandon Crawley to a one-year contract.
  • The Anaheim Ducks signed C Chase De Leo to a one-year, one-way contract. Signed C Derek Grant and D Kevin Shattenkirk to three-year contracts.
  • The Boston Bruins signed D Kevan Miller to a one-year contract.
  • The Calgary Flames signed G Jacob Markstrom to a six-year contract. Signed LW Zac Rinaldo and D Alexander Petrovic to one-year, two-way contracts. Signed RW Buddy Robinson to a one-year contract.
  • The Colorado Avalanche signed LW Mikka Salomaki to a one-year contract. Signed C Sheldon Dries, RW Kiefer Sherwood and C Mike Vecchione to one-year, two-way contracts.

Oct 8, 2020

  • The Detroit Red Wings re-signed LWs Taro Hirose and Adam Erne to a one-year extension.
  • The New Jersey Devils waived G Cory Schneider for contract buyout. Acquired D Ryan Murray from the Columbus Blue Jackets for a fifth-round pick in 2021.
  • The Columbus Blue Jackets waived C Alexander Wennberg for contract buyout.
  • The Florida Panthers acquired D Markus Nutivaara from Columbus in exchange for F Cliff Pu.
  • The Minnesota Wild re-signed D Matt Bartkowski and C Kyle Rau to a one-year, two-way contract extension.
  • The Montreal Canadiens re-signed D Noah Juulsen to a one-year, two-way contract extension. Signed RW Josh Anderson to a seven-year contract extension.
  • The Edmonton Oilers loaned G Olivier Rodrigue to the Graz99ers of the Austrian League.
  • The Ottawa Senators acquired D Erik Gudbranson from Anaheim Ducks in exchange for a 2021 fifth-round draft pick.
  • The Buffalo Sabres signed LW Zemgus Girgensons to a three-year contract.
  • The Pittsburgh Penguins signed LW Sam Lafferty to a two-year contract running through the 2021-22 season.

Oct 7, 2020

  • The Nashville Predators traded C Luke Kunin and a 2020 draft pick for Minnesota C Nick Bonino and two 2020 draft picks. Waived C Kyle Turris and D Steven Santini.
  • The Pittsburgh Penguins traded C Jonathan Gruden and a 2020 second-round draft pick for Ottawa G Matt Murray.
  • The San Jose Sharks assigned D Karlis Cukste to European HC Mogo-Latvia.
  • The Tampa Bay Lightning re-signed C Mitchell Stephens to a two-year contract extension. Re-signed LW Gemel Smith to a one-year contract extension.
  • The Winnipeg Jets re-signed Dylan DeMelo to a four-year contract extension.

Oct 5, 2020

  • The New York Islanders agreed to terms with D Sebastian Aho on a two-year contract.
  • The Arizona Coyotes re-signed D Kyle Capobianco to a two-year, one-way contract. Signed D Ilya Lyubushkin to a one-year, one-way contract.

Oct 4, 2020

  • The Dallas Stars signed D Andrej Sekera to a two-year contract.

Oct 3, 2020

  • The New Jersey Devils loaned F Jesper Boqvist to Timra IK (Hockey Allsvenskan, Sweden).
  • The Washington Capitals re-signed D Lucas Johansen to a one-year, two-way contract.

Oct 2, 2020

  • The Arizona Coyotes signed Ryan Jankowski associate director of amateur scouting.
  • The Buffalo Sabres signed F Andrew Oglevie to a two-year contract.